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Charles Ives and his world

Author: J Peter Burkholder
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1996.
Series: Bard Music Festival series.; Princeton paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume shows Charles Ives in the context of his world in a number of revealing ways. Five new essays examine Ives's relationships to European music and to American music, politics, business, and landscape. J. Peter Burkholder shows Ives as a composer well versed in four distinctive musical traditions who blended them in his mature music. Leon Botstein explores the paradox of how, in the works of Ives and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Correspondance
Biography
Named Person: Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Peter Burkholder
ISBN: 0691011648 9780691011646 069101163X 9780691011639
OCLC Number: 34658867
Description: xiv, 452 pages : illustrations, portraits, music, facsimiles ; 25 cm.
Contents: Essays. Ives and the four musical traditions / J. Peter Burkholder --
Innovation and nostalgia: Ives, Mahler, and the origins of modernism / Leon Botstein --
Ives' Concord Sonata and the texture of music / David Michael Hertz --
Charles Ives and the American democratic tradition / Michael Broyles --
Of men and mountains: Ives in the Adirondacks / Mark Tucker --
Letters. Selected correspondence 1881-1954 / edited by Tom C. Owens --
Reviews. Selected reviews 1888-1951 / compiled by Geoffrey Block and edited by Burkholder --
Contemporary views of Ives and his music: profiles 1932-1955. Charles E. Ives / Paul Rosenfeld --
Charles E. Ives / Henry Cowell --
Charles Ives: The man and his music (excerpt) / Henry Bellamann --
An American innovator, Charles Ives / Goddard Lieberson --
Ives today: his vision and challenge / Elliott Carter --
Four symphonies by Ives / Bernard Herrmann --
Tardy recognition: emergence of Charles Ives as strongly individual figure in American music / Olin Downes --
On horseback to heaven / Paul Moor --
Posterity catches up with Ives / Howard Taubman --
Charles Ives: America's musical prophet (excerpt) / Nicolas Slonimsky --
Charles E. Ives: 1874-1954 / Leo Schrade.
Series Title: Bard Music Festival series.; Princeton paperbacks.
Responsibility: edited by J. Peter Burkholder.
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Shows Charles Ives in the context of his world in a number of ways. This volume features essays which examine Ives' relationships to European music and to American music, politics, business, and  Read more...

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"This book helps us to see why Charles Ives remains such a puzzle. The distinguished Ives scholar J. Peter Burkholder has assembled an insightful four-part study [that] ... illuminate[s] the shifting Read more...

 
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