ISBN-10:
0198167024
ISBN-13:
9780198167020
Pub. Date:
04/28/1998
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
C. Hubert H. Parry: His Life and Music / Edition 1

C. Hubert H. Parry: His Life and Music / Edition 1

by Jeremy Dibble

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ISBN-13: 9780198167020
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 04/28/1998
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 592
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Plates
Abbreviations
Note
I. 1848-1872: The Early Years
1. Antecedents and Childhood
2. Eton
3. Oxford
4. London and Marriage
II. 1872-1886: Years of Struggle
5. Dannreuther: Emancipation
6. Stylistic Experimentation
7. Prometheus Unbound: Depression and Resolve
8. Grove and the Royal College of Music
9. Guenever: Despair and Bitterness
III. 1887-1897: Years of Renown
10. Blest Pair of Sirens: National Prominence
11. Dilemma: The Response to Public Demand
12. Climax: Directorship of the Royal College of Music
IV. 1898-1918: Decline
13. Knighthood: Philosophical Introspection—The 'Ethical' Oratorio
14. Breakdown in Health: Resignation
15. Indian Summer: Symphonic Renewal
16. War, Sadness, and Death
Appendix 1: Genealogical Table
Appendix 2: List of Works
Bibliography
Index of Works
Index

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