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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 citing Music in Transition: A Study of Tonal Expansion and Atonality, 1900-1920. 

The Atonal Music of Arnold Schoenberg, 1908-1923

Bryan R. Simms Professor of Music University of Southern California - Music - 2000 - 286 pages
Between 1908 and 1923, Arnold Schoenberg began writing music that went against many of the accepted concepts and practices of this art. Largely following his intuition during ...
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Adorno on Music

Robert Winston Witkin - Music - 1998 - 213 pages
More than half of the published works of Theodor Adorno were devoted to his studies in music. As his reputation has grown in recent years, however, Adorno's work on music has ...
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Adorno on Music

Robert Winston Witkin - Music - 1998 - 213 pages
Adorno is one of the leading cultural thinkers of the twentieth century. This is the first detailed account of Adorno's texts on music from a sociological perspective. In clear ...
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Harmonic Function in Chromatic Music: A Renewed Dualist Theory and an ...

Daniel Harrison - Music - 1994 - 337 pages
The highly chromatic music of the late 1800s and early 1900s includes some of the best-known works by Gustav Mahler, Richard Strauss, Cesar Franck, and Hugo Wolf. Yet until now ...
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Music, Imagination, and Culture

Nicholas Cook - Music - 1992 - 265 pages
It is a common experience that words are inadequate for music; there seems always to be a disparity between how music is experienced, and how it is described or rationalized ...
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Poetry into Song: Performance and Analysis of Lieder

Deborah Stein, Robert Spillman - Music - 1996 - 432 pages
Focusing on the music of the great song composers--Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Wolf, and Strauss--Poetry Into Song offers a systematic introduction to the performance and ...
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Schoenberg's Transformation of Musical Language

Ethan Haimo - Music - 2006 - 430 pages
A study of the innovative music of the twentieth-century composer, Arnold Schoenberg.
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The Cambridge History of Nineteenth-Century Music, Pages 151-177

Jim Samson - Music - 2001 - 772 pages
First published in 2002, this comprehensive overview of music in the nineteenth century draws on extensive scholarship in the field.
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