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For the love of music

invitations to listening

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Beginnings. How I fell in love with music ; Preliminary : the professor's legacy
Creators. Another word for Mozart ; Thinking of Robert Schumann ; The sacred, the profane, and the gritty affirmations of music ; Franz Schubert, a rich possession ; Encountering Brahms ; Schoenberg, Brahms, and the great tradition ; First-rate second-class composer ; Sibelius and Mahler : what more could there be? ; Remembering Rachmaninoff ; Erich Wolfgang Korngold : a meditation ; Tchaikovsky's Mozart (and others) ; On the trail of W.A. Mozart ; What they saw ; A short life of J.S. Bach ; Stravinsky's ear-stretching, joy-giving legacy
The recent scene. A visit with Lou Harrison ; George Perle : composing a way of life ; A quintet for American music ; Three American composers in pursuit of the white whale ; A century set to music
Missionaries. Making America musical : a salute to Theodore Thomas ; Sigmund Spaeth, someone you should know ; Isaac Stern on music and life ; B.H. Haggin the contrarian
Affairs to remember. Loving memories of movie music ; Vienna trilogy : vignettes from the city of music ; Music, true or false ; Why we are here
Postlude. The sounds we make.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
780
Library of Congress
ML160 .S84 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3410141M
Internet Archive
forloveofmusicin00stei
ISBN 10
0195162161
ISBN 13
9780195162165
LC Control Number
2005026128
Library Thing
1326274
Goodreads
109192
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