Twentieth century music and the question of modernity / Eduardo de la Fuente.

Author
Fuente, Eduardo de la. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2011.
Description
ix, 182 p. ; 24 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Modernity, modernism and music -- Myth and narrative in twentieth century musical culture -- The structure of musical revolutions -- Music in Max Weber's Sociology of modernity -- Modernity in Theodor Adorno's Philosophy of modern music -- Music in modern theories of communication -- Arnold Schoenberg : the composer as prophet -- Igor Stravinsky : the composer as priest -- Pierre Boulez : the composer as ascetic -- John Cage : the composer as mystic -- From avant-gardism to post-modernism -- Musical re-enchantment?
ISBN
  • 9780415962087
  • 0415962080
LCCN
2010007189
OCLC
527702839
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