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Music in the Nineteenth Century - 13 edition

Music in the Nineteenth Century (ISBN10: 0393929191; ISBN13: 9780393929195)
ISBN13: 978-0393929195
ISBN10: 0393929191

Summary: Music in the Nineteenth Century examines the period from the Congress of Vienna in 1815 to the advent of Modernism in the 1890s. Frisch traces a complex web of relationships involving composers, performers, publishers, notated scores, oral traditions, audiences, institutions, cities, and nations. The book's central themes include middle-class involvement in music, the rich but elusive concept of Romanticism, the cult of virtuosity, and the ever-changing balance between musical and co ...show moremmercial interests. The final chapter considers the sound world of nineteenth-century music as captured by contemporary witnesses and early recordings.

Western Music in Context: A Norton History comprises six volumes of moderate length, each written in an engaging style by a recognized expert. Authoritative and current, the series examines music in the broadest sense-as sounds notated, performed, and heard-focusing not only on composers and works, but also on broader social and intellectual currents.
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Edition/Copyright: 13
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.
Published: 09/05/2012
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New York 2012 Paperback Reading Copy 6 x 9.25. Coffee colored stain on top edge not affecting text, covers have heavy edge wear, corners bumped, binding tight, notes, underlining and hi-liting, xvii ...show more + 253 + 31 pages of endnotes and index, examines the period from the Congress of Vienna in 1815 to the advent of Modernism in the 1890s and traces the web of relationships involving composers, performers, publishers, notated scores, oral traditions, audiences, institutions, cities and nations, bw illustrations. ...show less
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