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The political orchestra : the Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics during the Third Reich / Fritz Trümpi ; translated by Kenneth Kronenberg.

Author:
Trümpi, Fritz [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Chicago : The University of Chicago, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
327 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-316) and index.
Language(s):
Translated from the German.
Contents:
Two cities, two orchestras: an introduction -- "Innovation" versus "tradition": the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonics at the end of the long nineteenth century -- Differing responses to increased state influence: the orchestras during the Republics (1918-1933) -- Continuous radicalization under Austrofascism and National Socialism -- Dependence and protection under National Socialism -- The orchestras' multifaceted media presence -- Repertoire and politicization: National Socialism and the politics of programming -- Summary and conclusion: "A rivalry like that between the Berliners and the Viennese will always exist".
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780226251394 ((hardcover : alkaline paper))
  • 022625139X ((hardcover; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic book))
LCCN:
2016012941
OCLC:
944157427
Translator:
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