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The Resource Words on music : from Addison to Barzun, edited by Jack Sullivan

Words on music : from Addison to Barzun, edited by Jack Sullivan

Label
Words on music : from Addison to Barzun
Title
Words on music
Title remainder
from Addison to Barzun
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jack Sullivan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML160
LC item number
.W95 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sullivan, Jack
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
  • Musik
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Words on music : from Addison to Barzun, edited by Jack Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-438)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Elusive art / Jack Sullivan -- Music into words / Jacques Barzun -- Three diatribes / George Bernard Shaw -- Miracle of Gregorian chant / Cecil Gray -- Purcell / Charles Burney -- Roots of Bach's art / Albert Schweitzer -- Bach the colorist / Paul Rosenfeld -- Capaciousness of Handel / Romain Rolland -- Messiah for heathens / George Bernard Shaw -- Scarlatti's keyboard quirks / Glenn Gould -- Enchantment of Rameau / Claude Debussy -- Clarity of Hayden / H.L. Mencken -- At the thought of Mozart / Aaron Copland -- Mozart's noisy ghost / Leigh Hunt -- Erotic Mozart / Charles Rosen -- Mozart's operas, Beethoven's Fidelio / Thomas Love Peacock
  • Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart / Virgil Thomson -- Weber and the fantastic / Hector Berlioz -- Beethoven and the sublime / E.T.A. Hoffmann -- Beethoven / Richard Wagner -- On the Beethoven Ninth / Donald Francis Tovey, George Bernard Shaw -- Rossini and Meyerbeer / Heinrich Heine -- Schubert / H.L. Mencken -- On discoversing Schubert's Last symphony / Robert Schumann -- Schubert's C-major quintet / Desmond Shawe-Taylor -- Donizzetti's operas / Henry Chorley -- Berlioz the revolutionary / Romain Rolland -- Schumann the lyricist / Philip Hale -- On Chopin's piano music / Robert Schumann, Franz List -- Literature in Liszt's mind and work / Jacques Barzun -- Significance of Wagner / George Eliot -- Music and words in Wagner / George Bernard Shaw
  • Overture to Die meistersinger / Friedrich Nietzsche -- Brahms "Eroica" / Eduard Hanslick -- Moussorgsky's Vision of childhood / Claude Debussy -- Tchaikovsky / James Huneker -- Italian opera of today / W.J. Henderson -- Gilbert and Sullivan / G.K. Chesterton -- Mahler / Leonard Bernstein -- Debussy and the dawn of modernism / Pierre Boulez -- Struggling with Schönberg / Ernest Newman -- Sibelius and the music of the future / Constant Lambert -- Ives the master / Guy Davenport -- Notes on Ravel / Ned Rorem -- Varese / Paul Rosenfeld -- Contemporary voyages / Andrew Porter -- Music as science and sentiment / Hector Berlioz -- Condition of music / Walter Pater -- Opera and realism / Joseph Addison -- Recording angel / Evan Eisenberg -- Matter of time and space / Anthony Burgess
  • Music and sin / H.L. Mencken -- Why opera? / Jacques Barzun -- Damnation of Faust / Hector Berlioz -- Ramble among the musicians of Germany / Edward Holmes -- Paginini / Leigh Hunt -- Berlioz, Liszt, Chopin / Heinrich Heine -- Mremories of great composers / Ethel Smyth -- Memories of great performers / Gary Graffman -- Conversations with Arrau / Joseph Horowitz -- Perfect pitch / Nicholas Slonimsky -- Religion of the pianoforte / George Bernard Shaw
Control code
ocm20852994
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 438 pages
Isbn
9780821409596
Lccn
89072115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20852994
  • (OCoLC)20852994
Label
Words on music : from Addison to Barzun, edited by Jack Sullivan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-438)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Elusive art / Jack Sullivan -- Music into words / Jacques Barzun -- Three diatribes / George Bernard Shaw -- Miracle of Gregorian chant / Cecil Gray -- Purcell / Charles Burney -- Roots of Bach's art / Albert Schweitzer -- Bach the colorist / Paul Rosenfeld -- Capaciousness of Handel / Romain Rolland -- Messiah for heathens / George Bernard Shaw -- Scarlatti's keyboard quirks / Glenn Gould -- Enchantment of Rameau / Claude Debussy -- Clarity of Hayden / H.L. Mencken -- At the thought of Mozart / Aaron Copland -- Mozart's noisy ghost / Leigh Hunt -- Erotic Mozart / Charles Rosen -- Mozart's operas, Beethoven's Fidelio / Thomas Love Peacock
  • Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart / Virgil Thomson -- Weber and the fantastic / Hector Berlioz -- Beethoven and the sublime / E.T.A. Hoffmann -- Beethoven / Richard Wagner -- On the Beethoven Ninth / Donald Francis Tovey, George Bernard Shaw -- Rossini and Meyerbeer / Heinrich Heine -- Schubert / H.L. Mencken -- On discoversing Schubert's Last symphony / Robert Schumann -- Schubert's C-major quintet / Desmond Shawe-Taylor -- Donizzetti's operas / Henry Chorley -- Berlioz the revolutionary / Romain Rolland -- Schumann the lyricist / Philip Hale -- On Chopin's piano music / Robert Schumann, Franz List -- Literature in Liszt's mind and work / Jacques Barzun -- Significance of Wagner / George Eliot -- Music and words in Wagner / George Bernard Shaw
  • Overture to Die meistersinger / Friedrich Nietzsche -- Brahms "Eroica" / Eduard Hanslick -- Moussorgsky's Vision of childhood / Claude Debussy -- Tchaikovsky / James Huneker -- Italian opera of today / W.J. Henderson -- Gilbert and Sullivan / G.K. Chesterton -- Mahler / Leonard Bernstein -- Debussy and the dawn of modernism / Pierre Boulez -- Struggling with Schönberg / Ernest Newman -- Sibelius and the music of the future / Constant Lambert -- Ives the master / Guy Davenport -- Notes on Ravel / Ned Rorem -- Varese / Paul Rosenfeld -- Contemporary voyages / Andrew Porter -- Music as science and sentiment / Hector Berlioz -- Condition of music / Walter Pater -- Opera and realism / Joseph Addison -- Recording angel / Evan Eisenberg -- Matter of time and space / Anthony Burgess
  • Music and sin / H.L. Mencken -- Why opera? / Jacques Barzun -- Damnation of Faust / Hector Berlioz -- Ramble among the musicians of Germany / Edward Holmes -- Paginini / Leigh Hunt -- Berlioz, Liszt, Chopin / Heinrich Heine -- Mremories of great composers / Ethel Smyth -- Memories of great performers / Gary Graffman -- Conversations with Arrau / Joseph Horowitz -- Perfect pitch / Nicholas Slonimsky -- Religion of the pianoforte / George Bernard Shaw
Control code
ocm20852994
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 438 pages
Isbn
9780821409596
Lccn
89072115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o20852994
  • (OCoLC)20852994

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