Music:A View from Delft

Music:A View from Delft

by Edward T. Cone
     
 

Included in these eighteen essays by Cone are his never-before-published essay, "The World of Opera and Its Inhabitants," the unabridged version of "Music: A View from Delft," an introduction to this collection by the author himself, and a complete bibliography of his published writings.

"This selection of [Cone's] writings includes all the most incandescent

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Included in these eighteen essays by Cone are his never-before-published essay, "The World of Opera and Its Inhabitants," the unabridged version of "Music: A View from Delft," an introduction to this collection by the author himself, and a complete bibliography of his published writings.

"This selection of [Cone's] writings includes all the most incandescent and influential articles. We should have had such a book long ago."—Joseph Kerman, University of California at Berkeley

Winner of the ASCAP-Deems Taylor Award for 1990

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Seventeen of Cone's most influential essays are assembled in three areas of interest: aesthetics, criticism and analysis; music and text; 19th and 20th c. masters. One essay, Inhabitants, emeritus, Princeton U.) has provided an ample introduction. Includes a complete bibliography of Cone's published writings. Cloth edition ($39.95) not seen. Seventeen of Cone's most influential essays are assembled in three areas of interest: aesthetics, criticism and analysis; music and text; 19th and 20th c. masters. One essay, Inhabitants, emeritus, Princeton U.) has provided an ample introduction. Includes a complete bibliography of Cone's published writings. Paper edition available ($19.95, 11470-8). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226114699
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
03/01/1989
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
6.31(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.95(d)

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