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  • Death and (Re) Birth of J.S. Bach: Reconsidering Musical Authorship and the Work-Concept book cover

    Death and (Re) Birth of J.S. Bach

    Reconsidering Musical Authorship and the Work-Concept, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Alonso Trillo

    While the study and redefinition of the notion of authorship and its relationship to the idea of the literary work have played a central role in recent research on literature, semiotics, and related disciplines, its impact on contemporary musicology is still limited. Why? What implications would a…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School book cover

    The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter E. Gordon, Espen Hammer, Axel Honneth

    The portentous terms and phrases associated with the first decades of the Frankfurt School – exile, the dominance of capitalism, fascism – seem as salient today as they were in the early twentieth century. The Routledge Companion to the Frankfurt School addresses the many early concerns of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes book cover

    A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes

    3rd Edition

    By Richard Kostelanetz

    Twenty-five years after the publication of A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes, the distinguished critic and arts historian Richard Kostelanetz returns to his favorite subject for a third edition. Rewriting earlier entries, adding hundreds of new ones, Kostelanetz provides intelligence and information…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge

  • Music Education in an Age of Virtuality and Post-Truth book cover

    Music Education in an Age of Virtuality and Post-Truth

    1st Edition

    By Paul G. Woodford

    This is a deliberately provocative book crossing many disciplinary boundaries and locating music and art education within a context of contemporary social and political problems in a time of growing disruption and authoritarianism. Intended firstly for music teacher educators, practicing music…

    Paperback – 2018-11-09
    Routledge

  • André Jolivet: Music, Art and Literature book cover

    André Jolivet: Music, Art and Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Rae

    This first book in English on the French composer André Jolivet (1905–1974) investigates his music, life and influence. A pupil of Varèse and colleague of Messiaen in La Jeune France, Jolivet is a major figure in French music of the twentieth century. His music combines innovative language with…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    Routledge
    Music and Literature

  • The Routledge Research Companion to Modernism in Music book cover

    The Routledge Research Companion to Modernism in Music

    1st Edition

    Edited by Björn Heile, Charles Wilson

    Modernism in music still arouses passions and is riven by controversies. Taking root in the early decades of the twentieth century, it achieved ideological dominance for almost three decades following the Second World War, before becoming the object of widespread critique in the last two decades of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge

  • The Music in African American Fiction book cover

    The Music in African American Fiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert H. Cataliotti

    Originally published in 1995, The Music of African American Fiction is a historical analysis of the tradition of representing music in African American fiction. The book examines the impact of evolving musical styles and innovative musicians on black culture as is manifested in the literature. The…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

  • Popular Song in the First World War: An International Perspective book cover

    Popular Song in the First World War

    An International Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Mullen

    What did popular song mean to people across the world during the First World War? For the first time, song repertoires and musical industries from countries on both sides in the Great War as well as from neutral countries are analysed in one exciting volume. Experts from around the world, and with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Routledge Handbook to Luigi Nono and Musical Thought book cover

    Routledge Handbook to Luigi Nono and Musical Thought

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Impett

    Of the post-war, post-serialist generation of European composers, it was Luigi Nono who succeeded not only in identifying and addressing aesthetic and technical questions of his time, but in showing a way ahead to a new condition of music in the twenty-first century. His music has found a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Popular Music Analysis: Expanding Approaches book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Popular Music Analysis

    Expanding Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ciro Scotto, Kenneth M. Smith, John Brackett

    The Routledge Companion to Popular Music Analysis: Expanding Approaches widens the scope of analytical approaches for popular music by incorporating methods developed for analyzing contemporary art music. This study endeavors to create a new analytical paradigm for examining popular music from the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Companions

  • Revival: Dictionary of the Organ (1914): Organ Registers, Their Timbres, Combinations, and Acoustic Phenomena book cover

    Revival: Dictionary of the Organ (1914)

    Organ Registers, Their Timbres, Combinations, and Acoustic Phenomena, 1st Edition

    By Carl Locher

    A technical volume on the construction of organs. Comprises an alphabetically arranged detailing of the various components of organs, their characteristics and uses. Also includes a study of organ building.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Music Theory in the Safavid Era: The taqsīm al-naġamāt book cover

    Music Theory in the Safavid Era

    The taqsīm al-naġamāt, 1st Edition

    By Owen Wright

    The Safavid era (1501–1722) is one of the most important in the history of Persian culture, celebrated especially for its architecture and art, including miniature paintings that frequently represent singers and instrumentalists. Their presence reflects a sophisticated tradition of music making…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge
    SOAS Studies in Music Series

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