Bruckner's Symphonies: Analysis, Reception and Cultural Politics

Bruckner's Symphonies: Analysis, Reception and Cultural Politics

by Julian Horton
     
 

An important 2004 study of Bruckner's symphonies from a comparative, inter-disciplinary perspective.See more details below

Overview

An important 2004 study of Bruckner's symphonies from a comparative, inter-disciplinary perspective.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521823548
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2010
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.67(d)

Meet the Author

Julian Horton is Lecturer in Music at University College Dublin. He contributed an essay to The Cambridge Companion to Bruckner (2003) and has also published articles and reviews on Brucknerian topics in Music and Letters and Music Analysis.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: the critical problem; 2. Bruckner and nineteenth-century Vienna: analysis and historical context; 3. Right-wing cultural politics and the Nazi appropriation of Bruckner; 4. Bruckner and musical analysis; 5. Bruckner and the construction of musical influence; 6. Analysis and the problem of the editions; 7. Psychobiography and analysis; 8. Epilogue: Bruckner and his contexts.

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