Presents brief biographies of five prominent women in the field of music. Includes conductor Antonia Brico, opera stars Beverly Sills and Leontyne Price, composer Ruth Crawford Seeger, and violinist Dylana Jenson. Other outstanding women in music are listed in the appendix.
|Statement||by Catherine Scheader.|
|Series||Contributions of women|
|LC Classifications||ML3929 .S33 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||143 p. :|
|Number of Pages||143|
|LC Control Number||85006808|
Home > Campus News > English Professor's Book Explores Contributions of Women in Music English Professor's Book Explores Contributions of Women in Music Octo 3 new science-fiction books showcase contributions women bring to the genre Originally published Febru at am You may have heard that science fiction is a . Women's important contributions to science have long been overlooked and even now, women and girls are often steered away from STEM careers. The United Nations has declared February 11 the International Day of Women and Girls in Science to draw attention to this neglected past and to encourage more women and girls to enter these fields.. To celebrate these women, Author: Carrie Mcbride. Women's History Month isn't just a time to celebrate extraordinary, trailblazing women who have made a name for themselves in the history books (although huzzah to them!). It's also for honoring the contributions of everyday women who made a difference, took a stand and, often, banded together to change the : Carrie Mcbride.
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