Copland on music.

[1st ed.].. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1960.

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Subjects Music
Musique -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description 280 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1960.
Contents Section Four: Occasional pieces -- "Are my ears on wrong?": a polemic -- Interpreters and new music -- The dilemma of our symphony orchestras -- Shop talk: on the notation of rhythm.
Section One -- 1. Three talks -- The pleasure of music -- Creativity in America -- Music as an aspect of the human spirit -- 2. Five personalities -- The conductor: Serge Koussevitzky -- The teacher: Nadia Boulanger -- The composer: Igor Stravinsky -- The critic: Paul Rosenfeld -- The pianist: William Kapell -- 3. Four masters -- At the thought of Mozart -- Berlioz today -- Liszt as pioneer -- Fauré Centennial in America: 1945 -- 4. From a composer's journal
Section Three: The Reviewing stand -- 1. Music by : Darius Milhaud (1947), Benjamin Britten (1947), Stefan Wolpe (1948), Leon Kirchner (1950), William Schuman (1951) ; Book about : Virgil Thomson's Musical state (1939), Schönberg and his school (1949), The life and music of Bartók (1953)
Section Two: The twenties and the thirties: How it seemed then -- 1. The younger generation of American composers: 1926-59 -- 1926: America's young men of promise -- 1936: America's young men -- ten years later -- 1949: The new "school" of American composers -- 1959: Postscript for the generation of the fifties -- 2. European festivals and premières: Zuriich 1926, Baden-Baden 1927, Paris 1928, London 1931, Berlin 1932 -- 3. The composers of South America: 1941
Network Numbers (OCoLC)376663
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WorldCat Identities Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990.
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