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The Cambridge companion to Elgar

Author: Daniel M Grimley; Julian Rushton
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, ©2011.
Series: Cambridge collections online.; Cambridge companions to music.; Cambridge companions complete collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text provides an accessible and up-to-date introduction to the life and music of Edward Elgar. Divided into three sections, the text explores Elgar's early career, his major musical achievements, and the reception, performance and interpretation of his work.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Edward Elgar; Edward Elgar; Edward Elgar
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel M Grimley; Julian Rushton
ISBN: 9781139002257 1139002252
OCLC Number: 780579127
Notes: "Cambridge collections online."
Title from home page (viewed on Oct. 26, 2011).
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 253 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Bibliographical abbreviations; Chronology; List of volumes in the Elgar Complete Edition (Elgar Society Edition); 1. Introduction Daniel M. Grimley and Julian Rushton; 2. Elgar and his British contemporaries Jeremy Dibble; 3. Elgar and his publishers Robert Anderson; 4. Magic by mosaic: some aspects of Elgar's compositional methods Christopher Kent; 5. Elgar's musical language: the shorter instrumental works Diana McVeagh; 6. The early choral works Robin Holloway; 7. Elgar's later oratorios: Roman Catholicism, decadence and the Wagnerian dialectic of shame and grace Byron Adams; 8. Roman Catholicism and being musically English: Elgar's church and organ music John Butt; 9. 'A smiling with a sigh': the chamber music and works for strings Daniel M. Grimley; 10. In search of the symphony: orchestral music to 1908 Julian Rushton; 11. Orchestral music from 1908-34 Christopher Mark; 12. Elgar's unwumbling: the theatre music J. P. E. Harper-Scott; 13. Elgar and recording Timothy Day; 14. Elgar and the BBC Jenny Doctor; 15. Elgar's German critics Aidan Thomson; 16. Functional music: imperialism, the Great War, and Elgar as popular composer Charles Edward McGuire; Notes; Select bibliograpy; Index.
Series Title: Cambridge collections online.; Cambridge companions to music.; Cambridge companions complete collection.
Other Titles: Elgar
Responsibility: edited by Daniel M. Grimley and Julian Rushton.

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