“Prehistoric Music. A Lecture Delivered by Professor Boremall Before the Members of the Society of Antediluvian Art, July, 2897”

Title“Prehistoric Music. A Lecture Delivered by Professor Boremall Before the Members of the Society of Antediluvian Art, July, 2897”
Year for Search1897
AuthorsBaughan, Edward A[lgernon](1865-1938)
Secondary TitleMonthly Musical Record (London)
Volume / Edition27.320
Pagination169-71
Date PublishedAugust 1, 1897
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Satire presenting the music of the Victorian era from the perspective of a future eutopia. There is little about the future, but it is stated that peace prevails because disputes are settled by arbitration. Music in the future is a central part of moral teaching.

Author Note

(1865-1938)

Full Text

1897 Baughan, Edward A[lgernon] (1865-1938). “Prehistoric Music. A Lecture Delivered by Professor Boremall Before the Members of the Society of Antediluvian Art, July, 2897.” Monthly Musical Record (London) 27.320  (August 1, 1897): 169-71.

Satire presenting the music of the Victorian era from the perspective of a future eutopia. There is little about the future, but it is stated that peace prevails because disputes are settled by arbitration. Music in the future is a central part of moral teaching.