The Cambridge Companion to Brahms

The Cambridge Companion to Brahms

by Michael Musgrave

NOOK Book(eBook)

$27.49 $36.00 Save 24% Current price is $27.49, Original price is $36. You Save 24%.
View All Available Formats & Editions

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now
LEND ME® See Details

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781139815451
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 05/27/1999
Series: Cambridge Companions to Music
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 10 MB

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; Chronology; Preface; Part I. Stages of Creative Development and Reception: 1. Brahms the Hamburg musician 1833–1862 Kurt Hofmann; 2. Years of transition: Brahms and Vienna 1862–1875 Michael Musgrave; 3. Brahms and his audience: the later Viennese years, 1875–1897 Leon Botstein; Part II. The Music: Genre, Structure and Reference: 4. Opposition and integration in the piano music John Rink; 5. Medium and meaning: new aspects of the chamber music David Brodbeck; 6. Formal perspectives on the symphonies Kofi Agawu; 7. 'Veiled symphonies'? The concertos Malcolm MacDonald; 8. The scope and significance of the choral music Daniel Beller-McKenna; 9. Words for music: the songs for solo voice and piano Michael Musgrave; Part III. Brahms Today: Some Personal Responses: 10. Conducting Brahms Roger Norrington with Michael Musgrave; 11. The editor's Brahms Robert Pascall; 12. A photograph of Brahms Hugh Wood; Notes; List of works; Bibliography; Index.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews