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Musica humana: Versuch über Ernst Blochs Philosophie der Musik (Marburger germanistische Studien) (German Edition)
Musica humana: Versuch über Ernst Blochs Philosophie der Musik (Marburger germanistische Studien) (German Edition)
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ean: 9783820416565, isbn: 3820416560,

«Musik ist die Zentralkunst des utopischen Bewusstseins», so die Worte Ernst Blochs, die in ihrer Bedeutung für seine Philosophie noch nicht wirklich erkannt wurden. Dem soll hier nachgegangen werden: den vielfachen Vermittlungen von Musik und Phi...


Diaries, 1971-1983
Diaries, 1971-1983
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ean: 9780719566837, isbn: 0719566835,

James Lees-Milne (1908–1997) was a noted expert on the English country house and perhaps the greatest British diarist of the 20th century. Funny, indiscreet, candid, touching, and sharply observed, his journals reveal a fascinating personality and h...


Six Hidden Views of Japanese Music (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
Six Hidden Views of Japanese Music (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520050457, isbn: 0520050452,

Will be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes. 100% money back guarantee....


Reclaiming Late-Romantic Music: Singing Devils and Distant Sounds (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
Reclaiming Late-Romantic Music: Singing Devils and Distant Sounds (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520280397, isbn: 0520280393,

Why are some of the most beloved and frequently performed works of the late-romantic period—Mahler, Delius, Debussy, Sibelius, Puccini—regarded by many critics as perhaps not quite of the first rank? Why has modernist discourse continued to brand t...


The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520279490, isbn: 0520279492,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
The Castrato is a nuanced exploration of why innumerable boys were castrated for singing between the mid-sixteenth and late-nineteenth centuries. It shows that the entire foundation of Western classical singing, culminating in bel canto, was birthed ...


Listening for Utopia in Ernst Bloch's Musical Philosophy
Listening for Utopia in Ernst Bloch's Musical Philosophy
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ean: 9780521896153, isbn: 0521896150,

The musical writings of the German philosopher and theorist Ernst Bloch are extraordinarily rich, but also unusually dense, at times even cryptic. Bloch, a profoundly heterodox thinker, brilliantly wove cultural criticism into a larger project of wha...


Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions
Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions
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ean: 9780810856684, isbn: 0810856689,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Musicians, conductors, students, and researchers can now have a list of conductor-related holdings and where to find them right at their fingertips. The Directory of Conductors' Archives in American Institutions lists the components and the locations...


3 Poèmes Juifs: Full Score [A5171]
3 Poèmes Juifs: Full Score [A5171]
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Symphony: Full Score [A5584]
Symphony: Full Score [A5584]
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The Ernest Bloch Companion
The Ernest Bloch Companion
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ean: 9780313279058, isbn: 0313279055,

The evolution of Ernest Bloch's music is traced throughout his travels in Europe and America. A complete picture of Bloch emerges from this integrated study of his life and his music. The opening biographical chapter provides a brief, personal histor...


Ernesto Nazareth Songbook 1 (Classics of the Brazilian Choro) (Play along songbook and cd with music scores and complete solos)
Ernesto Nazareth Songbook 1 (Classics of the Brazilian Choro) (Play along songbook and cd with music scores and complete solos)
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ean: 9780979339622, isbn: 0979339669,

The series "Classics of the Brazilian Choro - You are the soloist!" enables you to discover the Choro style through the incomparable experience of performing the compositions yourself, accompanied by a Choro Ensemble. Each volume from the series brin...


Schelomo: Full Score [A7921]
Schelomo: Full Score [A7921]
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Jewish Identities: Nationalism, Racism, and Utopianism in Twentieth-Century Music
Jewish Identities: Nationalism, Racism, and Utopianism in Twentieth-Century Music
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ean: 9780520250888, isbn: 0520250885,

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Jewish Identities mounts a formidable challenge to prevailing essentialist assumptions about "Jewish music," which maintain that ethnic groups, nations, or religious communities possess an essence that must manifest itself in art created by members o...


The Quest for Voice: On Music, Politics, and the Limits of Philosophy: The 1997 Ernest Bloch Lectures
The Quest for Voice: On Music, Politics, and the Limits of Philosophy: The 1997 Ernest Bloch Lectures
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mpn: index, ean: 9780198166962, isbn: 0198166966,

Concentrating on the music, politics, and philosophy of Richard Wagner, Lydia Goehr addresses some fundamental questions of German Romanticism: Is all music musical? Is music made less musical by the presence of words? What is musical autonomy? How d...


The Secular Commedia: Comic Mimesis in Late Eighteenth-Century Music (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
The Secular Commedia: Comic Mimesis in Late Eighteenth-Century Music (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520274075, isbn: 0520274075,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Wye Jamison Allanbrook’s The Secular Commedia is a stimulating and original rethinking of the music of the late eighteenth century. Hearing the symphonies and concertos of Haydn and Mozart with an ear tuned to operatic style, as their earliest list...


Béla Bartók: Composition, Concepts, and Autograph Sources (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
Béla Bartók: Composition, Concepts, and Autograph Sources (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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mpn: 90 b&w illustrations, 84 music examples, ean: 9780520084858, isbn: 0520084853,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
This long-awaited, authoritative account of Bartók's compositional processes stresses the composer's position as one of the masters of Western music history and avoids a purely theoretical approach or one that emphasizes him as an enthusiast for Hun...


Bloch, Schoenberg, and Bernstein: Assimilating Jewish Music
Bloch, Schoenberg, and Bernstein: Assimilating Jewish Music
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mpn: numerous music examples, ean: 9780198167112, isbn: 0198167113,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
David Schiller's study of the Jewish music of Bloch, Schoenberg, and Bernstein reveals how, in the mid-twentieth century, the problem of assimilation was acutely felt as the unfinished business of European Jewry, at a time when American Jewry was cre...


Essays on Italian Poetry and Music in the Renaissance, 1350-1600 (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
Essays on Italian Poetry and Music in the Renaissance, 1350-1600 (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520053977, isbn: 0520053974,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
These essays illuminate the changing nature of text-music relationships from the time of Petrarch to Guarini and, in music, from the madrigals of Giovanni da Cascia to those of Gesualdo da Venosa. Haar traces a line of development from the stylized r...


Remaking the Song: Operatic Visions and Revisions from Handel to Berio (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
Remaking the Song: Operatic Visions and Revisions from Handel to Berio (Ernest Bloch Lectures)
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ean: 9780520244184, isbn: 0520244184,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Opera performances are often radically inventive. Composers’ revisions, singers’ improvisations, and stage directors’ re-imaginings continually challenge our visions of canonical works. But do they go far enough? This elegantly written, beautif...



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