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Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Vesa Kurkela, Markus Mantere
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-02 - Publisher: Routledge

During the past two decades, there has emerged a growing need to reconsider the objects, axioms and perspectives of writing music history. A certain suspicion towards Francois Lyotard's grand narratives, as a sign of what he diagnosed as our 'postmodern condition', has become more or less an established and unquestioned
Critical Music Historiography
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Vesa Kurkela, Juha Markus Mantere
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

Books about Critical Music Historiography
Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Vesa Kurkela, Markus Mantere
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

During the past two decades, there has emerged a growing need to reconsider the objects, axioms and perspectives of writing music history. A certain suspicion towards Francois Lyotard’s grand narratives, as a sign of what he diagnosed as our ’postmodern condition’, has become more or less an established and unquestioned
Classical Music in a Changing World
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Lawrence Kramer, Alberto Nones
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-07 - Publisher: Vernon Press

In recent years classical music has become a test case for debates over the future of culture. As times have changed, the value traditionally placed on this music has been challenged on social rather than aesthetic grounds. Lovers of classical music have been asked how its privileged history can be
Jean Sibelius's Violin Concerto
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Tina K. Ramnarine
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Jean Sibelius's Violin Concerto is the story of Sibelius as performer and composer, of violin performing traditions, of histories of musical transmission, and of virtuosity itself. It investigates the history and legacy of one of the most recorded concertos in the violin repertoire. Sibelius, a celebrated and influential composer of