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The legacy of Cornelius Cardew

Author: Tony Harris
Publisher: Burlington : Ashgate, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

The extent to which Cornelius Cardew has been a central figure and a force for new ideas in music forms the backbone to this book. Cardew's diverse body of work and activity is here given coherence  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harris, Tony, 1975-
Legacy of Cornelius Cardew.
Burlington : Ashgate, 2013
(DLC) 2012035940
Named Person: Cornelius Cardew; Cornelius Cardew
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Harris
ISBN: 9781409448112 1409448118 9781299263499 1299263496
OCLC Number: 829713236
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, music
Contents: Contents: Preface; Introduction; Stockhausen serves imperialism; The formative years; Cardew the bourgeois composer?; Scratch: embodiment and change; Cardew the revolutionary; Music for the masses; Towards a definition of 'Cardewism'; 'Well, well, Cornelius'; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Tony Harris.


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'One of the book's most valuable aspects is Harris' cogent explanation of Marxist political theory and lineages as they impacted Cardew's engagement and reception....The great strength of this book Read more...

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