The American Orchestra and Theodore Thomas by Charles Edward Russell

This book is a comprehensive biography of Theodore Thomas, a prominent conductor who played a pivotal role in the development of American orchestras in the 19th century. The author provides an in-depth look into Thomas's life, his contributions to the music world, his vision for American orchestras, and how he transformed the American music scene. The book also explores the broader context of the American orchestra during this time period, shedding light on its evolution, challenges, and triumphs.

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Since this book was first published in 1927, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 1.0.

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