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Author: Malcolm MacDonald
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Master musicians series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Preface to Revised Edition. List of Illustrations. 1. Peripetia (1908-1913). 2. The Past (1874-1907). 3. Consolidation (1914-1933). 4. In the wilderness (1933-1951). 5. Heart and Brain. 6. Style. 7. Choral music. 8. Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra. 9. Chamber music. 10. Solo keyboard music. 11. The Songs. 12. Three stage works. 13. Miscellany. 14. Unfinished Torsos. 15. and idea. Epilogue. Appendix A: Calendar.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
MacDonald, Malcolm, 1948-
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2006053526
Named Person: Arnold Schoenberg; Arnold Schoenberg
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm MacDonald
ISBN: 9780198038405 0198038402 1281769614 9781281769619 9780195172010 0195172019
OCLC Number: 265711598
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 366 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, music.
Contents: Peripeteia (1908-13) --
The past (1874-1907) --
Consolidation (1914-33) --
In the wilderness (1933-51) --
Heart and brain --
Style --
Choral music --
Orchestra and chamber orchestra --
Chamber music --
Solo keyboard music --
The songs --
Three stage works --
Miscellany --
Unfinished torsos --
... and Idea --
Epilogue --
Appendices. Calendar ; List of works ; Personalia.
Series Title: Master musicians series.
Responsibility: Malcom MacDonald.


Rewritten and updated, MacDonald uses recent scholarship, new biographical information, and deeper understanding of Schoenberg's aims and significance in this superb guide to his life and work.  Read more...


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The Master Musicians are the classics of the repertoire. * Nicholas Kenyon, The Sunday Times *

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