Britten's Unquiet Pasts: Sound and Memory in Postwar Reconstruction

Britten's Unquiet Pasts: Sound and Memory in Postwar Reconstruction

by Heather Wiebe
     
 

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Heather Wiebe's book looks to the music of Benjamin Britten to elucidate a British postwar vision of cultural renewal.See more details below

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Heather Wiebe's book looks to the music of Benjamin Britten to elucidate a British postwar vision of cultural renewal.

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"Highly recommended."
--Choice

"Heather Wiebe's astute new monograph Britten's Unquiet Pasts shows how Britten's patriotic project dovetailed both with a nostalgic turn in postwar English tastes and with the nation's more forward-looking cultural enterprises..."
-New York Review of Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781139579070
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/03/2012
Series:
Music Since 1900
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
5 MB

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