Setting the Record Straight: A Material History of Classical Recording

Setting the Record Straight: A Material History of Classical Recording

by Colin Symes
     
 

The words surrounding music influence how we listen to it.See more details below

Overview

The words surrounding music influence how we listen to it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819567215
Publisher:
Wesleyan University Press
Publication date:
11/29/2004
Series:
Music Culture
Edition description:
Audio CD.
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Playing by the Book: Towards a Textual Theory of the Phonograph
Disconcerting Music: Composers and Performers on the Record
The Best Seat in the House: The Domestication of the Concert Hall
Creating the Right Impression: An Iconography of Record Covers
Off the Record: Some Notes on the Sleeve
Just for the Record: The Narrative Architecture of Gramophone Magazines
Compact Discourse: The Review of the Gramophone
Keeping Records in their Place: Collections, Catalogs, Libraries and Societies
Coda: The End of the Record

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