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The Resource Music at the limits, Edward W. Said ; [with a foreword by Daniel Barenboim]

Music at the limits, Edward W. Said ; [with a foreword by Daniel Barenboim]

Label
Music at the limits
Title
Music at the limits
Statement of responsibility
Edward W. Said ; [with a foreword by Daniel Barenboim]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Said, Edward W
Dewey number
780.9
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3785
LC item number
.S34 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical criticism
  • Opera
  • Operas
  • Concerts
  • Music
Label
Music at the limits, Edward W. Said ; [with a foreword by Daniel Barenboim]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The music itself : Glenn Gould's contrapuntal vision -- Remembrance of things played : presence and memory in the pianist's art -- Pomp and circumstance (on musical festivals) -- On Richard Strauss -- Die Walküre, Aida, X -- Music and feminism -- Maestro for the masses (review of Understanding Toscanini) -- Middle age and performers -- The Vienna Philharmonic : the complete Beethoven symphonies and concertos -- The Barber of Seville, Don Giovanni -- Glenn Gould at the Metropolitan Museum -- Giulio Cesare -- Bluebeard's Castle, Erwartung -- Extreme occasions (on Celibidache) -- Peter Sellars's Mozart -- András Schiff at Carnegie Hall -- Richard Strauss -- Wagner and the Met's Ring -- Opera productions (Der Rosenkavalier, House of the dead, Doctor Faust) -- Style and stylessness (Elektra, Semiramide, Katya Kabanova) -- Alfred Brendel : words for music (review of Alfred Brendel's Music sounded out: essays, lectures, interviews, afterthoughts) -- Die tote Stadt, Fidelio, The death of Klinghoffer -- Uncertainties of style (The ghosts of Versailles, Die Soldaten) -- Musical retrospection -- The bard festival -- The importance of being unfaithful to Wagner -- Music as gesture (on Solti) -- Les troyens -- Child's play (review of Maynard Solomon's Mozart: a life) -- 32 short films about Glenn Gould -- Bach's genius, Schumann's eccentricity, Chopin's ruthlessness, Rosen's gift (review of Charles Rosen's The romantic generation) -- Why listen to Boulez? -- Hindemith and Mozart -- Review of Michael Tanner's Wagner -- In the chair (review of Peter Ostwald's Glenn Gould and the tragedy of genius) -- On Fidelio -- Music and spectacle (La cenerentola and The rake's progress) -- Review of Gottfried Wagner's He who does not howl with the wolf : The Wagner legacy: an autobiography -- Bach for the masses -- Daniel Barenboim (bonding across cultural boundaries) -- Glenn Gould, the virtuoso as intellectual -- Cosmic ambition (review of Christoph Wolff's Johann Sebastian Bach: the learned musician) -- Barenboim and the Wagner taboo -- Untimely meditations (review of Maynard Solomon's Late Beethoven)
Control code
80020003
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780231139366
Lccn
2007002276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Music at the limits, Edward W. Said ; [with a foreword by Daniel Barenboim]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The music itself : Glenn Gould's contrapuntal vision -- Remembrance of things played : presence and memory in the pianist's art -- Pomp and circumstance (on musical festivals) -- On Richard Strauss -- Die Walküre, Aida, X -- Music and feminism -- Maestro for the masses (review of Understanding Toscanini) -- Middle age and performers -- The Vienna Philharmonic : the complete Beethoven symphonies and concertos -- The Barber of Seville, Don Giovanni -- Glenn Gould at the Metropolitan Museum -- Giulio Cesare -- Bluebeard's Castle, Erwartung -- Extreme occasions (on Celibidache) -- Peter Sellars's Mozart -- András Schiff at Carnegie Hall -- Richard Strauss -- Wagner and the Met's Ring -- Opera productions (Der Rosenkavalier, House of the dead, Doctor Faust) -- Style and stylessness (Elektra, Semiramide, Katya Kabanova) -- Alfred Brendel : words for music (review of Alfred Brendel's Music sounded out: essays, lectures, interviews, afterthoughts) -- Die tote Stadt, Fidelio, The death of Klinghoffer -- Uncertainties of style (The ghosts of Versailles, Die Soldaten) -- Musical retrospection -- The bard festival -- The importance of being unfaithful to Wagner -- Music as gesture (on Solti) -- Les troyens -- Child's play (review of Maynard Solomon's Mozart: a life) -- 32 short films about Glenn Gould -- Bach's genius, Schumann's eccentricity, Chopin's ruthlessness, Rosen's gift (review of Charles Rosen's The romantic generation) -- Why listen to Boulez? -- Hindemith and Mozart -- Review of Michael Tanner's Wagner -- In the chair (review of Peter Ostwald's Glenn Gould and the tragedy of genius) -- On Fidelio -- Music and spectacle (La cenerentola and The rake's progress) -- Review of Gottfried Wagner's He who does not howl with the wolf : The Wagner legacy: an autobiography -- Bach for the masses -- Daniel Barenboim (bonding across cultural boundaries) -- Glenn Gould, the virtuoso as intellectual -- Cosmic ambition (review of Christoph Wolff's Johann Sebastian Bach: the learned musician) -- Barenboim and the Wagner taboo -- Untimely meditations (review of Maynard Solomon's Late Beethoven)
Control code
80020003
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780231139366
Lccn
2007002276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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