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Table of Contents: Volume 11, No. 1 (Spring 1993)



From the President of the Society					v
Deane L. Root

Henry Cowell, John Varian, and Halcyon					1
Steven Johnson

"I Can Stand More Trouble Than Any Little Woman of My Size":		28
Observations on the Meanings of Bules of Estelle "Mama" Yancey
Jane Bowers

Elias Mann: Reform-Era Massachusetts Psalmodist				54
Daniel C. L. Jones

The Origins of Evangelical Pianism					90
Theodore L. Gentry

BOOK REVIEWS Susan L. Porter, With an Air Debonair: Musical Theater 112 in America, 1785-1815 Wayne Schneider Nicholas E. Tawa, The Coming of Age of American Art Music: 114 New England's Classical Romanticists; A Most Wondrous Babble: American Art Composers, Their Music, and the American Scene, 1950-1985; and The Way to Tin Pan Alley: American Popular Song, 1866-1910 Gordon Myers Michael Hicks, ed., Mormonism and Music: A History 119 Dale E. Monson Clifford McCarty, ed., Film Music 1 121 Eric Beheim
RECORD REVIEWS Samuel Barber, Overture to "The School for Scandal"; and 124 Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, Symphony in E Minor (Gaelic) Adrienne Fried Block La Monte Young, "The Second Dream of the High-Tension Line Stepdown 126 Transformer" from The Four Dreams of China Douglas Leedy

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