Erik Satie: A Parisian Composer and his World

Erik Satie: A Parisian Composer and his World

by Caroline Potter

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781783270835
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer, Limited
Publication date: 02/18/2016
Pages: 303
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations viii

List of Music Examples ix

Preface x

Acknowledgements xviii

Personalia xx

Chronology and Worklist xxx

Chapter 1 Satie in Montmartre: Mechanical Music in the Belle Epoque i

Chapter 2 Futurism, the New Avant-Garde and Mechanical Music 47

Chapter 3 Satie's Texted Piano Works 98

Chapter 4 Repetition and Furniture Music 138

Chapter 5 Science, Society and Politics in Satie's Life 177

Chapter 6 The Provocative Satie and the Dada Connection 206

Chapter 7 Satie's Death and Musical Legacy 236

Select Bibliography 254

Index of Names 261

Index of Works by Satie 268

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