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Rounding Wagner's Mountain: Richard Strauss and Modern German Opera

Bryan Gilliam - Music - 2014
Richard Strauss' fifteen operas, which span the years 1893 to 1941, make up the largest German operatic legacy since Wagner's operas of the nineteenth century. Many of Strauss ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Wagner

Thomas S. Grey - Music - 2008 - 346 pages
Richard Wagner is remembered as one of the most influential figures in music and theatre, but his place in history has been marked by a considerable amount of controversy. His ...
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Music at the Limits

Edward W. Said - Music - 2013 - 325 pages
Music at the Limits is the first book to bring together three decades of Edward W. Said's essays and articles on music. Addressing the work of a variety of composers, musicians ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Schoenberg

Jennifer Shaw, Joseph Auner - Music - 2010
Arnold Schoenberg – composer, theorist, teacher, painter, and one of the most important and controversial figures in twentieth-century music. This Companion presents engaging ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Rossini

Emanuele Senici - Music - 2004
This 2004 Companion is a collection of specially commissioned essays on one of the most influential opera composers in the repertoire. The volume is divided into four parts ...
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Richard Strauss's Orchestral Music and the German Intellectual Tradition ...

Charles Dowell Youmans - Music - 2005 - 294 pages
The career of German composer Richard Strauss followed an unusual path: he wrote orchestral music almost exclusively until 1903, then focused almost exclusively on opera for ...
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The Concerto : A Listener's Guide: A Listener's Guide

Michael Steinberg - Music - 1998 - 528 pages
Michael Steinberg's 1996 volume The Symphony: A Reader's Guide received glowing reviews across America. It was hailed as "wonderfully clear...recommended warmly to music lovers ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Beethoven

Glenn Stanley - Music - 2000 - 394 pages
This Companion, first published in 2000, provides a comprehensive view of Beethoven and his work. The first part of the book presents the composer as a private individual, as a ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Opera

Anthony R. DelDonna, Pierpaolo Polzonetti - Music - 2009 - 316 pages
Reflecting a wide variety of approaches to eighteenth-century opera, this Companion brings together leading international experts in the field to provide a valuable reference ...
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Musical Meaning and Human Values

Keith Moore Chapin, Lawrence Kramer - Music - 2009 - 226 pages
Musical understanding has evolved dramatically in recent years, principally through a heightened appreciation of musical meaning in its social, cultural, and philosophical ...
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