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Critical questions on music and letters, culture and biography, 1940-1980 / Jacques Barzun ; selected, edited and introduced by Bea Friedland.

; Friedland, Bea
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1982] .
ISBN 9780226038636, 0226038637

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Other Authors Friedland, Bea.
Subjects Arts.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
Berlioz, Hector.
Kunst.
Music
Music.
Musikleben.
Musique.
Description xvii, 269 pages ; 21 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents [1.] The musical life: Music in words -- The indispensable amateur -- The passing of a free spirit: Erich Kleiber -- The playwright as critic -of music -- Men, women, and pianos -- Toward new musics: Harry Parch and the moderns ; A request for the loan of your ears ; To praise Varèse -- The life of Stendhal-Rossini -- The meaning of meaning in music -- [2.] Berlioz: Berlioz after a hundred years -- Benvenuto Cellini in Wembley -- The postman rang thrice -- Berlioz and the bard -- Sketch of the artist as musician -- The Berlioz style -- The misbehavior of Lélio -- Romeo and Juliet in music -- [3.] Romanticism: definition of an age -- Liberalism and the religion of art -- Truth in biography: Leonardo and Freud -- Delacroix: sketch of the artist in words -- Biography and criticism: a misalliance? -- Let the artists decide: an interview -- The case for cultural history -- Philosophy and the arts.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8032099
(OCoLC)ocm08032099
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WorldCat Identities Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012.
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