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Charles Ives in the mirror : American histories of an iconic composer

Author: David C Paul
Publisher: Urbana ; Chicago ; Springfield : University of Illinois Press, ©2013 [2013]
Series: Music in American life.
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In this sweeping survey of intellectual and musical history, David C. Paul tells the new story of how the music of American composer Charles Ives (1874-1954) was shaped by shifting conceptions of American identity within and outside of musical culture. Paul focuses on the critics, composers, performers, and scholars whose contributions were most influential in shaping the critical discourse on Ives, many of them  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Charles Ives; Charles Ives; Charles Ives
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David C Paul
ISBN: 9780252037498 0252037499 9780252080517 0252080513 9780252094699 0252094697
OCLC Number: 809420890
Description: xi, 288 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Conservative transcendentalist or modernist firebrand? : Ives and his first publics, 1921-1934 --
Songs of our fathers : the advocacy of Henry Cowell and the appeal of the American past, 1927-1947 --
Winning hearts and minds : Ives as Cold War icon, 1947-1965 --
The prison of culture : Ives, American studies, and intellectual history, 1965-1985 --
Musicology makes its mark : Ives and the history of style, 1965-1985 --
Ives at century's turn --
Postscript : "So what do you think about Ives?"
Series Title: Music in American life.
Responsibility: David C. Paul.
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