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The language of twentieth century music

a dictionary of terms

by Robert Russell Fink

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Published by Schirmer Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- 20th century -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 117-125.

    Statementby Robert Fink and Robert Ricci.
    ContributionsRicci, Robert, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML100 .F55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5051769M
    ISBN 100028706005
    LC Control Number74013308

      Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism A New York Times Book Review Top Ten Book of the Year Time magazine Top Ten Nonfiction Book of Newsweek Favorite Books of A Washington Post Book World Best Book of In this sweeping and dramatic narrative, Alex Ross, music critic for The New Yorker, weaves together the histories of the twentieth Cited by: "The triumph of music in the 20th century was its abundant pluralism. This Companion is, I believe, the first to define and applaud that diversity", says Norman Lebrecht. The Companion to 20th Century Music celebrates the extraordinary range of musical accomplishment in this century: from atonality, neoclassicism and serialism to minimalism, computer music, and sheer n:

      The Musical Language of the Twentieth Century by Elliott Antokoletz, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Elliott Antokoletz. Music in the Early Twentieth Century The Oxford History of Western Music Richard Taruskin. Full of helpful illustrations and musical examples; Provides greater attention to the full range of 20th century music, including American music as part of the mainstream tradition of western music, women in music, and popular music.

    Buy Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America (Norton Introduction to Music History) 1st Edition by Morgan, Rp (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11). Many of the best books written about 20th century music were written by relatively unsuccessful composers. Eric Salzman, Robert P. Morgan, even Alex Ross who is known as a journalist and not a composer studied under Peter Lieberson (Ross wrote The Rest is Noise).. That said, perhaps you'd enjoy The Aesthetics of Survival: A Composer's View of Twentieth-Century Music by George Rochberg.


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