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The Resource The rest is noise : listening to the twentieth century, Alex Ross

The rest is noise : listening to the twentieth century, Alex Ross

Label
The rest is noise : listening to the twentieth century
Title
The rest is noise
Title remainder
listening to the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Alex Ross
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ross, Alex
Dewey number
780.9/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML197
LC item number
.R76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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Music
Label
The rest is noise : listening to the twentieth century, Alex Ross
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004504.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-593) and index
  • Includes discography: p. [595]
Contents
1900-1933. The golden age : Strauss, Mahler, and the fin de siècle ; Doctor Faust : Schoenberg, Debussy, and atonality ; Dance of the earth : the Rite, the folk, le jazz ; Invisible men : American composers from Ives to Ellington ; Apparition from the woods : the loneliness of Jean Sibelius ; City of nets : Berlin in the twenties -- 1933-1945. The art of fear : music in Stalin's Russia ; Music for all : music in FDR's America ; Death fugue : music in Hitler's Germany -- 1945-2000. Zero hour : the U.S. army and German music, 1945-1949 ; Brave new world : the Cold War and the avant-garde of the fifties ; "Grimes! Grimes!" : the passion of Benjamin Britten ; Zion park : Messiaen, Ligeti, and the avant-garde of the sixties ; Beethoven was wrong : bop, rock, and the minimalists ; Sunken cathedrals : music at century's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 624 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374249397
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007004504
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm82172875
Label
The rest is noise : listening to the twentieth century, Alex Ross
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004504.html
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-593) and index
  • Includes discography: p. [595]
Contents
1900-1933. The golden age : Strauss, Mahler, and the fin de siècle ; Doctor Faust : Schoenberg, Debussy, and atonality ; Dance of the earth : the Rite, the folk, le jazz ; Invisible men : American composers from Ives to Ellington ; Apparition from the woods : the loneliness of Jean Sibelius ; City of nets : Berlin in the twenties -- 1933-1945. The art of fear : music in Stalin's Russia ; Music for all : music in FDR's America ; Death fugue : music in Hitler's Germany -- 1945-2000. Zero hour : the U.S. army and German music, 1945-1949 ; Brave new world : the Cold War and the avant-garde of the fifties ; "Grimes! Grimes!" : the passion of Benjamin Britten ; Zion park : Messiaen, Ligeti, and the avant-garde of the sixties ; Beethoven was wrong : bop, rock, and the minimalists ; Sunken cathedrals : music at century's end
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 624 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374249397
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007004504
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm82172875

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