The Lied: Mirror of Late Romanticism

The Lied: Mirror of Late Romanticism

by Edward F. Kravitt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300063652

ISBN-13: 9780300063653

Pub. Date: 07/24/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

The German lied, a song form that fuses music and poetry, provides a key to understanding far-reaching cultural changes at the turn of the century, says Edward F. Kravitt in this definitive book. As artistic politics pitted tradition against innovation, naturalism against symbolism, and nationalism against universalism, the lied became an important vehicle in the

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The German lied, a song form that fuses music and poetry, provides a key to understanding far-reaching cultural changes at the turn of the century, says Edward F. Kravitt in this definitive book. As artistic politics pitted tradition against innovation, naturalism against symbolism, and nationalism against universalism, the lied became an important vehicle in the German people's search to rediscover their national roots.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300063653
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
07/24/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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