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The pleasure of modernist music listening, meaning, intention, ideology

Author: Arved Ashby
Publisher: Rochester, NY. Univ. of Rochester Press Woodbridge Boydell & Brewer 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats

An exploration of the meaning of "modernist" music.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arved Ashby
ISBN: 1580463754 9781580463751 9781580461436 1580461433
OCLC Number: 934525886
Notes: Originally published: 2004
Description: VIII, 404 Seiten Illustrationen, Notenbeispiele 23 cm
Contents: Intention and Meaning in Modernist Music - Arved AshbyThe End of the Mannerist Century - William BolcomA Fine Analysis - Greg SandowIn Memory of a Receding Dialectic: The Political Relevance of Autonomy and Formalism in Modernist Musical Aesthetics - Martin ScherzingerTwentieth-Century Tonality, or, Breaking Up Is Hard to Do - Lloyd Whitesell"Tone-Color, Movement, Changing Harmonic Planes": Cognition, Constraints and Conceptual Blends in Modernist Music - Amy BauerSexual and Musical Categories - Fred MausListening to Schizophrenia: The Wozzeck Case - Jeremy TamblingThe Musician Writes: The Deaf Man Looks On? - Pierre Boulez"Are You Sure You Can't Hear It?": Some Informal Reflections on Simple Information and Listening - Richard ToopA Fine Madness - Greg Sandow"One Man's Signal is Another Man's Noise": Personal Encounters with Post-Tonal Music - Andrew MeadThe "Modernization" of Rock & Roll, 1965-75 - Jonathan W. BernardRefiguring the Modernist Program for Hearing: Steve Reich and George Rochberg - Judith LochheadModernism Goes to the Movies - Arved Ashby
Responsibility: ed. by Arved Ashby


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A superb compilation of essays that will provoke discussion and thought on all sides. The writers are first and foremost music-lovers, and that standpoint informs all of the essays. Urgently Read more...

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