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Adrienne Fried Block

Musicologist Adrienne Fried Block, (Ph.D. City University of New York) was Adjunct Professor of Music and Co-Director of the research project “Music in Gotham: The New York Scene 1862–1875” at the Graduate Center/CUNY, a documented history of music in performance. She taught, lectured and published articles on women in American music, including two prize-winning books, Women In American Music: A Bibliography of Music and Literature (with Carol Neuls-Bates) and Amy Beach, Passionate Victorian: The Life and Works of an American Composer.

Adrienne Fried Block passed away on April 5, 2009.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Adrienne Fried Block." (Viewed on November 12, 2018) <>.


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