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Between Romanticism and Modernism

Four Studies in the Music of the Later Nineteenth Century (California Studies in 19th Century Music)

By Carl Dahlhaus, Mary Whittall (Translated by)

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Format: Paperback / softback, 129 pages
Other Information: music
Published In: United States, 12 October 1989
Carl Dahlhaus here treats Nietzsche's youthful analysis of the contradictions in Wagner's doctrine (and, more generally, in romantic musical aesthetics); the question of periodicization in romantic and neo-romantic music; the underlying kinship between Brahms's and Wagner's responses to the central musical problems of their time; and the true significance of musical nationalism. Included in this volume is Walter Kauffman's translation of the previously unpublished fragment, "On Music and Words," by the young Nietzsche.

About the Author

Until his death in March, 1989, Carl Dahlhaus was Professor of Music at the Technische Universitat in Berlin and general editor of the complete edition of Wagner's works. He is the author of Nineteenth-Century Music (California, 1989).

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"["Between Romanticism and Modernism] is more comprehensive in scope than its modest size and essayistic style disclose at first sight; while on the vexed question of historical method it makes, both in theory and in practice, a pronouncement of policy that goes beyond the confines of "belles-lettres. . . . In themselves, the topics he broaches are the concern of any literate musician; but the familiar terrain is surveyed as if for the first time, and every turn reveals original perspectives."--Roger Hollinrake, "Music and Letters

EAN: 9780520067486
ISBN: 0520067487
Publisher: University of California Press
Dimensions: 20.88 x 14.02 x 0.91 centimetres (0.18 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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