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The string quartets of Beethoven / edited by William Kinderman.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Library Reserve Desk MT145.B4 S75 2006 37684001095855 Library Reserve Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0252030362
  • ISBN: 9780252030369
  • Physical Description: 349 pages ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for MLAN-371 (List).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-343) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Transformational processes in Beethoven's op. 18 quartets / William Kinderman -- Metrical dissonance and metrical revision in Beethoven's string quartets / Harald Krebs -- Peak experience : high register and structure in the "Razumovsky" quartets, op. 59 / Malcolm Miller -- Beethoven's "Harp" quartet : the sketches in context / Lewis Lockwood -- "Haydns Geist aus Beethovens Händen"? : fantasy and farewell in the quartet in E [flat], op. 74 / Nicholas Marston -- Aspects of the genesis of Beethoven's string quartet in F minor, op. 95 / Seow-Chin Ong -- "So träumte mir, ich reiste ... nach Indien" : temporality and mythology in op. 127/I / Birgit Lodes -- Plenitude as fulfillment : the third movement of Beethoven's string quartet in B [flat], op. 130 / Robert Hatten -- The genesis of the countersubjects for the Grosse Fuge / William E. Caplin -- Opus 131 and the uncanny / Joseph Kerman -- Beethoven's last quartets : threshold to a fourth creative period? / William Kinderman -- Appendix : chronology and sources of the string quartets.
Summary, etc.:
This collection of essays offers an analysis of Beethoven's string quartets. The authors draw on a variety of historical approaches and analytical approaches to provide fresh insights into the aesthetics of the quartets and exploring expressive and structural features previously ignored.
Subject: Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Quartets, violins (2), viola, cello.
String quartets > Analysis, appreciation.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Quartets.

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