'(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman': Women in Songwriting

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In Chapter 10, Katherine Williams consider female songwriters, focusing upon singer-songwriters who write and perform their own material, as opposed to songwriters who compose material for other artists. Concentrating upon four case studies, Williams interrogates the music of Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush, and Adele.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Cambridge Companion to Women in Music Since 1900
EditorsLaura Hamer
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages145 - 162
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9781108556491
ISBN (Print)9781108455787, 9781108470285
Publication statusPublished - 17 Apr 2021
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameCambridge Companions to Music
PublisherCambridge University Press

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