The Unanswered Question: Six Talks at Harvard

The Unanswered Question: Six Talks at Harvard

by Leonard Bernstein
     
 

Leonard Bernstein's Norton Lectures on the future course of music drew cheers from his Harvard audiences and television viewers. In the re-creation of his talks, the author considers music ranging from Hindu ragas through Mozart and Ravel to Copland, Shoenberg, and Stravinsky.See more details below

Overview

Leonard Bernstein's Norton Lectures on the future course of music drew cheers from his Harvard audiences and television viewers. In the re-creation of his talks, the author considers music ranging from Hindu ragas through Mozart and Ravel to Copland, Shoenberg, and Stravinsky.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674920019
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1981
Series:
Charles Eliot Norton Lectures Series, #1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
440
Sales rank:
657,873
Product dimensions:
7.93(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Table of Contents

Musical Phonology

Musical Syntax

Musical Semantics

The Delights and Dangers of Ambiguity

The Twentieth Century Crisis

The Poetry of Earth

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