Centre and periphery, roots and exile : interpreting the music of István Anhalt, György Kurtág, and Sándor Veress (eBook, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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Centre and periphery, roots and exile : interpreting the music of István Anhalt, György Kurtág, and Sándor Veress

Author: Robin Elliott; Friedemann Sallis; Kenneth DeLong
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, [2011]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: István Anhalt; György Kurtág; Sándor Veress; György Kurtág; Sándor Veress
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Elliott; Friedemann Sallis; Kenneth DeLong
ISBN: 9781554581481 1554581486 9781554581726 1554581729
OCLC Number: 1055824175
Language Note: Most essays in English; includes 3 essays in French.
Notes: Majority of essays initially presented at the symposium Centre and periphery, roots and exile, at the University of Calgary, 22-25 January, 2008. Cf. Introd.
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 461 pages) : music
Contents: István Anhalt : a character sketch / John Beckwith --
Kurtág, as I know him / Gergely Szokolay --
"A kind of musical autobiography" : reading traces in Sándor Veress's Orbis tonorum / Claudio Veress --
Of the centre, periphery; exile, liberation; home and the self / István Anhalt --
István Anhalt's Kingston triptych / Robin Elliott --
István Anhalt's The tents of Abraham : where music cannot heal, let it be restored / William Benjamin --
Which displacement? : tracing exile in the postwar compositions of István Anhalt and Mátyás Seiber / Florian Scheding --
Letters to America / Rachel Beckles Willson --
Roots and routes : travel and translation in István Anhalt's operas / Gordon E. Smith --
Le fonds István Anhalt (MUS 164) à Bibliothèque et Archives Canada : auto-construction du compositeur et rôle du lieu dans son œuvre / Rachelle Chiasson-Taylor --
Sewing earth to sky : István Anhalt and the pedagogy of transformation / Austin Clarkson --
György Kurtág's Játékok : a "voyage" into the child's musical mind / Stefano Melis --
Arracher la figure au figuratif : la musique vocale de György Kurtág / Alvaro Oviedo --
Dirges and ditties : György Kurtág's latest settings of poetry by Anna Akhmatova / Julia Galieva-Szokolay --
Interpreting György Kurtág and George Crumb : through the looking glass / Dina Lentsner --
György Kurtág et Walter Benjamin : considérations sur l'aura dans la musique / Jean-Paul Olive --
What presence of the past? : artistic autobiography in György Kurtág's music / Ulrich Mosch --
"Listening to inner voices" : István Anhalt Sonance * Resonance (Welche Töne?) / Alan Gillmor --
Music written from memory in the late work of István Anhalt / Friedemann Sallis --
On doubleness and life in Canada : an interview with István Anhalt.
Responsibility: Friedemann Sallis, Robin Elliott, and Kenneth DeLong, editors ; with assistance from Aaron Dalton.
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