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Representation in western music [electronic resource] / edited by Joshua S. Walden.

Walden, Joshua S. (Ph. D.) (Added Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781107314320 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1107314321 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781139109413 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1139109413 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 316 p.) : ill.
  • Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Layers of representation in nineteenth-centry genres : the case of one Brahms ballade / Matthew Gelbart -- 'As a stranger give it welcome' : musical meanings in 1830s London / Roger Parker -- 'Music is obscure' : textless Soviet works and their phantom programmes / Marina Frolova-Walker -- Representing Arlen / Walter Frisch -- Video cultures : 'Bohemian Rhapsody', Wayne's World, and beyond / Nicholas Cook -- 'On wings of song' : representing music as agency in nineteenth-century culture / Thomas Grey -- Representation and musical portraiture in the twentieth century / Joshua S. Walden -- Representational conundrums : music and early modern dance / Davinia Caddy -- Allusive representations : homoerotics in Wagner's Tristan / Laurence Dreyfus -- Der Dichter spricht : self-representation in Parsifal / Karol Berger -- Memory and the leitmotif in cinema / Giorgio Biancorosso -- Self-representation in music : the case of Hindemith's meta-opera Cardillac / Hermann Danuser -- Doing more than representing western music / Rachel Beckles Willson -- The persistence of Orientalism in the postmodern operas of Adams and Sellars / W. Anthony Sheppard.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Music > Philosophy and aesthetics.
Music > Social aspects.
Mental representation.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Appreciation
Genre: Electronic books.

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