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Paths to modern music; aspects of music from Wagner to the present day.


New York, C. Scribner's Sons [1971] .
ISBN 9780684124407, 0684124408

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Subjects Music
Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Musique -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Musique -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description xvii, 330 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-322).
Contents Germany and the art-work of the future -- The French Wagnerians -- Wagner's English disciples -- A postscript on Bayreuth : yesterday and today -- Strauss, Hofmannsthal and the opera stage -- Mahler and the Beethoven succession -- Schonberg or Webern? -- 'Wozzeck' as satire and prophecy -- A century of Paris opera -- The growth of the melodie -- Piano music : Franck to Messiaen -- The symphony in France -- The Sibelius conspiracy -- Busoni to Casella -- Roussel and orientalism -- Russia, Rachmaninov and the exiled virtuoso -- De Falla in European terms -- The anguished itinerary of Bartok -- Stravinsky as Litterateur -- Martinu and the brotherhood of man -- Prokofiev's western Sojourn -- A note on Virgil Thomson -- Britten's American operas -- The death and re-birth of an art.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)157334
(OCoLC)ocm00157334
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WorldCat Identities Davies, Laurence.
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