Bronze by Gold The Music of Joyce
Encrypted Messages in Alban Berg's Music
Music and Modern Art
Schoenberg and Words The Modernist Years
By John Xiros Cooper
June 23, 2015
First Published in 2000. Nearly everyone who addresses T. S. Eliot's imaginative and critical work must acknowledge the importance of music in thematic and formal terms. This collection of original essays thoroughly explores this aspect of his work from a number of perspectives....
By Lawrence Kramer, Lawrence Kramer
August 07, 2015
Walt Whitman's poetry, especially his Civil War poetry, attracted settings by a wide variety of modern composers in both English- and German-speaking countries. The essays in this volume trace the transformation of Whitman's nineteenth-century texts into vehicles for confronting twentieth-century ...
By Charlotte M. Cross, Russell A. Berman
July 26, 2016
The original essays in this collection chronicle the transformation of Arnold Schoenberg's works from music as pure art to music as a vehicle of religious and political ideas, during the first half of the twentieth century. This interdisciplinary volume includes contributions from musicologists, ...
By Pamela Caughie
December 18, 2015
First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
By Saadi A. Simawe
April 23, 2015
The legendary Greek figure Orpheus was said to have possessed magical powers capable of moving all living and inanimate things through the sound of his lyre and voice. Over time, the Orphic theme has come to indicate the power of music to unsettle, subvert, and ultimately bring down oppressive ...
By Lisa Zunshine, Lisa Zunshine
March 19, 2014
The eleven contributors to this volume investigate the connections between Nabokov's output and the fields of painting, music, and ballet....