Ernest Bloch Companion

Innbundet / 2001 / Engelsk

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ISBN13
9780313279058
Publisert
2001
Utgiver
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Greenwood Press
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05, 06, UU, UP, P
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Engelsk
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Innbundet
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216
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Ernest Bloch Companion

Innbundet / 2001 / Engelsk
The evolution of Ernest Bloch's music is traced throughout his travels in Europe and America. A complete picture of Bloch emerges from this integrated study of his life and his music. The opening biographical chapter provides a brief, personal history from which Bloch's career and many interests follow, including his pursuits in photography. The biographical information provides the framework for addressing the Jewish Question, a common focus of Bloch's work. Bloch emerges, from this multifaceted study, as a composer whose music must be examined within both its Jewish heritage and in a larger, universal context.Musicians, scholars, and Bloch enthusiasts will welcome this volume examining Ernest Bloch's life, career and major works which are enhanced throughout by musical examples. Bloch's professional development is easily traced through the chronological organization of the book.
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Bloch emerges, from this multifaceted study, as a composer whose music must be examined within both its Jewish heritage and in a larger, universal context.Musicians, scholars, and Bloch enthusiasts will welcome this volume examining Ernest Bloch's life, career and major works which are enhanced throughout by musical examples.
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Preface Biographical Overview The Early Years America I Return to Roots America II Epilogue Appendix: Ernest Bloch as Photographer Bibliography Index
?[e]xcellent survey of the relation between the life of Ernest Bloch and his compositions....A fine book for admirers of Bloch.?-The Opera Journal?[T]he most informative publication on the composer's life and works currently in general circulation. The book contains much interesting and provacative information.?-Fanfare?Kushner is today's foremost specialist on Swiss-American composer Ernest Bloch. Upper-division undergraduates through faculty and performers; general readers.?-Choice"Yexcellent survey of the relation between the life of Ernest Bloch and his compositions....A fine book for admirers of Bloch."-The Opera Journal"YThe most informative publication on the composer's life and works currently in general circulation. The book contains much interesting and provacative information."-Fanfare"[e]xcellent survey of the relation between the life of Ernest Bloch and his compositions....A fine book for admirers of Bloch."-The Opera Journal"Kushner is today's foremost specialist on Swiss-American composer Ernest Bloch. Upper-division undergraduates through faculty and performers; general readers."-Choice"[T]he most informative publication on the composer's life and works currently in general circulation. The book contains much interesting and provacative information."-Fanfare
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An integrated study of the composer's life and work.
DAVID Z. KUSHNER is a Professor of Music and Head of the Musicology/Music History program in the School of Music at the University of Florida./e
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ISBN13
9780313279058
Publisert
2001
Utgiver
Vendor
Greenwood Press
Aldersnivå
05, 06, UU, UP, P
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Innbundet
Sider
216
Se alle
Forfatter

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