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Nicolas Slonimsky : writings on music. Volume 3, Music of the modern era / edited by Electra Slonimsky Yourke.

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

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780415968676
  • ISBN: 0415968674
  • Physical Description: xiii, 341 pages : illustrations, portraits, music, facsimiles ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York ; Routledge, 2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1. General articles. Modern music : an airplane view (1926) -- Music in Cuba (1933) -- Four modernist composers [Harris, Varèse, Cowell, Antheil] (1934) -- Modern Italian music (1937-38) -- The status of the Latin American composer (1942) -- The new world of dodecaphonic music (1950) -- Introductory essay (1959) -- The marvelous season 1912-1913 (1963) -- New music in Greece (1965) -- Music for a Twentieth-century violinist (1974) -- Introduction [to twentieth century music] (1984). Part II. Individual composers. Modern immortals [Bartok & Schoenberg] (1950) -- Cartula of Cuba [Alejandro Caturla] (1940) -- Chou Wen-chung (1961) -- Henry Cowell (1933) -- Howard Hanson : the "American Sibelius" (1944) -- Charles Ives 1. Musical rebel (1953) 2. Musical prophet (1954) -- Ulysses Kay (date unknown) -- Benjamin Lees in Excelsis (1975) -- Conlon Nancarrow : complicated problem-drastic solution (1962) -- Walter Piston (1933) -- Wallingford Riegger (date unknown) -- Roger Sessions (1933) -- Géométrie Sonore : Edgar Varèse (1983) -- Heitor Villa-Lobos 1. A visit (1941) 2. The flamboyant chanticleer (1962). Part III. Monograph. Roy Harris : cimarron composer (1952) 1. His life 2. His music 3. Catalogue of works by Harris -- Index.
Subject: Music > 20th century > History and criticism.

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