Pyramids at the Louvre: Music, Culture, and Collage from Stravinsky to the Postmodernists

Pyramids at the Louvre: Music, Culture, and Collage from Stravinsky to the Postmodernists

by Glenn Watkins

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674437425
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 10/01/2013
Pages: 583
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Preludes and Postulates

The Orient

1. "And the Moon Descends over the Temple That Was"

2. Of Nightingales and Ukiyo—e

The Primitive

3. Out of Africa and the Steppes

4. "Massacre" and Other Neologisms

5. The Creation of the World

6. Josephine and Jonny

7. The Cunard Line

8. Take the "A" Train

Clockwork

9. The Valley of the Bells

10. Stravinsky and the Cubists

Masquerades

11. Obsessions with Pierrot

12. Masks and Machines

13. Oedipus and Agon: "Husks of Style?"

Cut and Paste

14. Exodus: 1939

15. Tristan's Scissors

16. Pyramids at the Louvre

17. Envoi: The New Cartography

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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