Twentieth-Century Music: An Introduction

Twentieth-Century Music: An Introduction

by Eric Salzman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780139350153
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 01/01/1974
Pages: 242

Table of Contents

I: INTRODUCTION.

1. Twentieth-Century Music and the Past.

II: THE BREAKDOWN OF TRADITIONAL TONALITY.

2. The Sources.
3. The Revolution: Paris.
4. The Revolution: Vienna.

III: THE NEW TONALITIES.

5. Stravinsky and Neo-Classicism.
6. Neo-Classicism and Neo-Tonality in France.
7. Neo-Classicism and Neo-Tonality Outside of France.
8. National Styles.
9. Musical Theater.

IV: ATONALITY AND TWELVE-TONE MUSIC.

10. The Viennese School.
11. The Diffusion of Twelve-Tone Music.

V: THE AVANT GARDE.

12. Introduction: Before World War II.
13. Technological Culture and Electronic Music.
14. Ultra-Rationality and Serialism.
15. Anti-Rationality and Aleatory.
16. The New Performed Music: The United States.
17. Post-Serialism: The New Performance Practice in Europe.

VI: POST-MODERNISM.

18. Beyond Modern Music.
19. Back to Tonality.
20. Pop as Culturer.
21. Media and Theater.

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