This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Translators introduction; 1. New Music as historical category; 2. Progress and the avant garde; 3. Avant garde and popularity; 4. New Music and the problem of musical genre; 5. Problems of rhythm in the New Music; 6. Tonality: structure or process?; 7. Schoenbergs poetics of music; 8. Schoenbergs aesthetic theology; 9. Schoenberg and programme music; 10. Musical prose; 11. Emancipation of the dissonance; 12. What is developing variation?; 13. Schoenberg and Schenker; 14. Schoenbergs Orchestral Piece Op. 16, No. 3 and the concept of Klangfarbenmelodie; 15. The Obbligato Recitative; 16. Expressive principle and orchestral polyphony in Schoenbergs Erwartung; 17. Schoenbergs late works; 18. The fugue as prelude: Schoenbergs Genesis composition, Op. 44; 19. Rhythmic structures in Weberns Orchestral Pieces, Op. 6; 20. Analytical instrumentation: Bachs six-part ricercar as orchestrated by Anton Webern; 21. Schreker and modernism: on the dramaturgy of Der ferne Klang; 22. Structure and expression in the music of Scriabin; 23. Plea for a Romantic category: the concept of the work of art in the newest music; 24. On the decline of the concept of the musical work; 25. The musical work of art as a subject of sociology; 26. Form Translated by Stephen Hinton; 27. Composition and improvisation; 28. A rejection of material thinking?; Notes; List of sources; Index. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: This collection of essays examines the works of composer Arnold Schoenberg, one of the most influential and controversial composers of the twentieth century, in the context of the "New Music" that was the historical and cultural movement of his time. In these essays, Schoenberg's work is subjected to historical, technical and theoretical analysis. Studies of other "New Music" composers such as Webern, Schreker and Scriabin are also provided. The collection includes essays of broader cultural-historical and sociological import that should interest those involved with twentieth-century music and theory.
Book Description: The works of composer Arnold Schoenberg, one of the most influential yet controversial 20th century composers, are analyzed in the context of the "New Music" that reflected the historical and cultural beliefs of his time.
Buchbeschreibung Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England, 1987. Hard Cover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. First Edition. Gently bumped with the previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. Jacket lightly crimped, spine a bit sunned, in new Brodart. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers C170066
Buchbeschreibung Cambridge University Press, New York, NY, 1987. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Original dark brown cloth in fine condition both externally and internally. housed in the original dust jacket in near fine condition. BOOK APPEARS TO BE UNOPENED AND UNREAD. Footnotes, biblio., index, 318p. A collection of essays by the leading German musicologist of today. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 003584
Buchbeschreibung Cambridge Univ Press, 1987. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. Dustwrapper spine faded. Books are sent promptly by First Class Mail. Buchnummer des Verkäufers c38518
Buchbeschreibung Cambridge, 1987. Cloth. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. Collection of essays by leading German musicologist principally on Schoenberg but also taking in such moderns as Scriabin, Webern and Schreker. 305 pp. Size: 8vo. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 033468
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Buchbeschreibung Cambridge University Press, 1987. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. book. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0521332516