skip to content
Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity

Author: Karol Berger
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2007.
Series: Simpson, imprint in humanities.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Karol Berger uses the works of Monteverdi, Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to support two claims: first that it was only in the later 18th century that music began to take the flow of time from the past to the future seriously; and second that this change in structure was an aspect of a larger transformation towards modernity.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Johann Sebastian Bach; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Johann Sebastian Bach; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Johann Sebastian Bach; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Bach; Mozart
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karol Berger
ISBN: 9780520257979 0520257979 9780520250918 0520250915
OCLC Number: 71244015
Notes: "Simpson, imprint in humanities."
Description: xi, 420 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
Contents: Prelude : L'Orfeo, or the anxiety of the moderns --
Part I: Bach's cycle. The arrested procession ; Appendix: St. matthew passion, oopening chorus, full score ; A crystal flying like a bullet ; There is no time like God's time --
Interlude. Jean-Jacques contra Augustinum : a little treatise on moral-political theology --
Part II: Mozart's arrow. Mozart at play ; The hidden center ; Between incoherence and inauthenticity : Don Giovanni and Faust ; Die Zauberflöte, or the self-assertion of the moderns --
Postlude. Between utopia and melancholy : Beethoven and the aesthetic state.
Series Title: Simpson, imprint in humanities.
Responsibility: Karol Berger.
More information:

Abstract:

Presents musical case studies of Monteverdi, Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven with a survey of philosophical, theological, and literary trends that influenced the artists during the period.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[A] tautly constructed and thought-provoking new study." Times Literary Supplement (TLS) 20090213 "Illuminating." Notes 20090301 "Exceptionally interesting and full of insights." -- Marina Ritzarev Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71244015> # Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "71244015" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Place/berkeley> ; # Berkeley
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/32197206> ; # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/mozart> ; # Mozart
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/780.9033/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/bach_johann_sebastian> ; # Johann Sebastian Bach
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Event/1700_1799> ; # 1700 - 1799
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/music> ; # Music
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/mozart_wolfgang_amadeus_1756_1791> ; # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/musikphilosophie> ; # Musikphilosophie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030269> ; # Music
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/musik> ; # Musik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/musikasthetik> ; # Musikästhetik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Event/geschichte_1700_1800> ; # Geschichte 1700-1800
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12304462> ; # Johann Sebastian Bach
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/bach> ; # Bach
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML195> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/mozart_wolfgang_amadeus> ; # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/music_18th_century_history_and_criticism> ; # Music--18th century--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/bach_johann_sebastian_1685_1750> ; # Johann Sebastian Bach
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34589867> ; # Karol Berger
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Prelude : L'Orfeo, or the anxiety of the moderns -- Part I: Bach's cycle. The arrested procession ; Appendix: St. matthew passion, oopening chorus, full score ; A crystal flying like a bullet ; There is no time like God's time -- Interlude. Jean-Jacques contra Augustinum : a little treatise on moral-political theology -- Part II: Mozart's arrow. Mozart at play ; The hidden center ; Between incoherence and inauthenticity : Don Giovanni and Faust ; Die Zauberflöte, or the self-assertion of the moderns -- Postlude. Between utopia and melancholy : Beethoven and the aesthetic state."@en ;
    schema:description "Karol Berger uses the works of Monteverdi, Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to support two claims: first that it was only in the later 18th century that music began to take the flow of time from the past to the future seriously; and second that this change in structure was an aspect of a larger transformation towards modernity."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/797251660> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Series/simpson_imprint_in_humanities> ; # Simpson, imprint in humanities.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Series/a_simpson_book_in_the_humanities> ; # A Simpson book in the humanities
    schema:name "Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity"@en ;
    schema:productID "71244015" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71244015#PublicationEvent/berkeley_university_of_california_press_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Agent/university_of_california_press> ; # University of California Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006029140.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520257979> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520250918> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA753517> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA877670> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71244015> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Agent/university_of_california_press> # University of California Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of California Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Event/geschichte_1700_1800> # Geschichte 1700-1800
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1700-1800" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/bach_johann_sebastian> # Johann Sebastian Bach
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bach" ;
    schema:givenName "Johann Sebastian" ;
    schema:name "Johann Sebastian Bach" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/bach_johann_sebastian_1685_1750> # Johann Sebastian Bach
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1685" ;
    schema:deathDate "1750" ;
    schema:familyName "Bach" ;
    schema:givenName "Johann Sebastian" ;
    schema:name "Johann Sebastian Bach" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/mozart_wolfgang_amadeus> # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mozart" ;
    schema:givenName "Wolfgang Amadeus" ;
    schema:name "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Person/mozart_wolfgang_amadeus_1756_1791> # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1756" ;
    schema:deathDate "1791" ;
    schema:familyName "Mozart" ;
    schema:givenName "Wolfgang Amadeus" ;
    schema:name "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Series/a_simpson_book_in_the_humanities> # A Simpson book in the humanities
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71244015> ; # Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity
    schema:name "A Simpson book in the humanities" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Series/simpson_imprint_in_humanities> # Simpson, imprint in humanities.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71244015> ; # Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity
    schema:name "Simpson, imprint in humanities." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/797251660#Topic/music_18th_century_history_and_criticism> # Music--18th century--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music--18th century--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030269> # Music
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12304462> # Johann Sebastian Bach
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1685" ;
    schema:deathDate "1750" ;
    schema:familyName "Bach" ;
    schema:givenName "Johann Sebastian" ;
    schema:name "Johann Sebastian Bach" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32197206> # Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1756" ;
    schema:deathDate "1791" ;
    schema:familyName "Mozart" ;
    schema:givenName "Wolfgang Amadeus" ;
    schema:name "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34589867> # Karol Berger
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Berger" ;
    schema:givenName "Karol" ;
    schema:name "Karol Berger" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520250918>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0520250915" ;
    schema:isbn "9780520250918" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520257979>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0520257979" ;
    schema:isbn "9780520257979" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71244015>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71244015> ; # Bach's cycle, Mozart's arrow : an essay on the origins of musical modernity
    schema:dateModified "2015-04-11" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.