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Elson, Louis Charles 1848-1920

Overview
Works: 253 works in 677 publications in 1 language and 7,753 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Dictionaries  Biography  Terminology  Handbooks and manuals  Records and correspondence  History  Piano music  Vocal music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Former owner, Lyricist, Arranger, Composer, Librettist
Classifications: M1, 780.973
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Most widely held works by Louis Charles Elson
The history of American music by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

41 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare in music; a collation of the chief musical allusions in the plays of Shakespeare, with an attempt at their explanation and derivation, together with much of the original music by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

35 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The national music of America and its sources by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

26 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern music and musicians for vocalists( )

16 editions published in 1918 in 3 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great composers and their work by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

20 editions published between 1898 and 2001 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peruse this lengthy work that covers some of the greatest composers in history and their compositions, including Gluck, Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Mendelssohn, Wagner, Brahms, Verdi and more
Curiosities of music; a collection of facts not generally known, regarding the music of ancient and savage nations by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

15 editions published between 1880 and 2007 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of music : as applied to the teaching and practice of voice and instruments by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

28 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International library of music for vocalists( )

5 editions published between 1925 and 1935 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mistakes and disputed points in music and music teaching by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

6 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern music and musicians( )

6 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European reminiscences, musical and otherwise. Being the recollections of the vacation tours of a musician in various countries by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

16 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University musical encyclopedia( Book )

8 editions published between 1910 and 1912 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These volumes form a complete encyclopedia and history of music and musicians. They comprise a library covering the whole field of musical literature. The material has been written by more than forty of the greatest musicians, critics, and experts on musical subjects in this country and Europe." copyright 1914
Elson's pocket music dictionary : the important terms used in music with pronunciation and concise definition, together with the elements of notation and a biographical list of over five hundred noted names in music by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

18 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous composers and their works( )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs of many nations by Louis Charles Elson( )

4 editions published between 1905 and 1930 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of German song; an account of the progress of vocal composition in Germany, from the time of the minnesingers to the present age, with sketches of the lives of the leading German composers by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

7 editions published between 1888 and 1903 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The World's best music by Helen Kendrick Johnson( )

in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern music and musicians by Louis Charles Elson( )

6 editions published in 1918 and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The realm of music. A series of musical essays, chiefly historical and educational by Louis Charles Elson( Book )

19 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Shakespeare in music; a collation of the chief musical allusions in the plays of Shakespeare, with an attempt at their explanation and derivation, together with much of the original music
Alternative Names
Elson, L. C. 1848-1920

Elson, L. C. (Louis Charles), 1848-1920

Elson, Louis C.

Elson, Louis C. 1848-1920

Elson, Louis Charles 1848-1920

Louis Charles Elson

Элсон, Луис Чарлз

Languages
English (290)

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Shakespeare in music; a collation of the chief musical allusions in the plays of Shakespeare, with an attempt at their explanation and derivation, together with much of the original musicCuriosities of music; a collection of facts not generally known, regarding the music of ancient and savage nationsThe theory of music : as applied to the teaching and practice of voice and instruments