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Composing the CitizenMusic as Public Utility in Third Republic France$
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Jann Pasler

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780520257405

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520257405.001.0001

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The Symbolic Utility of Music at the 1889 Universal Exhibition

The Symbolic Utility of Music at the 1889 Universal Exhibition

(p.547) 10 The Symbolic Utility of Music at the 1889 Universal Exhibition
Composing the Citizen

Jann Pasler

University of California Press

This chapter takes a look at symbolic unity and the contribution of music to the 1889 Universal Exhibition. This exhibition testified to the power of liberal republicanism, confirmed the value of diversity and eclecticism, and linked commerce with national glory. The chapter also studies the utility of exotic music and reviews the contribution of the 1889 exhibition.

Keywords:   symbolic unity, 1889 Universal Exhibition, liberal republicanism, diversity, eclecticism, national glory, commerce, exotic music

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