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The dilemma of American music and other essays.

Author: Daniel Gregory Mason
Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press, [1969, ©1928]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mason, Daniel Gregory, 1873-1953.
Dilemma of American music and other essays.
New York, Greenwood Press, [1969, ©1928]
(OCoLC)988173782
Named Person: Ludwig van Beethoven; Ludwig van Beethoven
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Gregory Mason
ISBN: 0837111552 9780837111551
OCLC Number: 22877
Notes: "The first eight [essays] deal with problems of present-day music, especially in America ... To these are added four papers on more general topics, particularly ... rhythm, five on Beethoven, and a brief epilogue."--Preface.
Description: vii, 306 pages music 23 cm
Contents: The dilemma of American music --
Music and the plain man --
Our orchestras and our money's worth --
The depreciation of music --
Sensationalism and indifference --
Stravinsky as a symptom --
Two critics of ultra-modernism --
Vincent d'Indy in America --
Reflections on rhythm --
The tyranny of the bar-line --
A note on English rhythms --
Creative leisure --
The paradox of Beethoven --
How Beethoven worked --
Beethoven's humor --
Beethoven : 1827-1927 --
Beethoven : 1770-1920 --
Epilogue : three restaurants.

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