Women Composers of Classical Music
369 Biographies From 1550 Into the 20th CenturyBook - 2011
"Many women composers were successful, finding venues for both publishing and performing their music; others found the social barriers for women impossible to overcome. Arranged chronologically by era, each section is divided into countries. For each female composer within a country, a brief biographical sketch is provided, as well as a description of her body of work."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2011
Branch Call Number: 780.922 M176w 2011
Characteristics: vi, 253 p. ; 23 cm