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Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

  • Author: Auner, Joseph
  • Author: Frisch, Walter

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Contents

  • 1.
  • Introduction A Sense of Possibility
  • Part I : From the Turn of the Century to the First World War
  • 2. Expanding Musical Worlds at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
  • 3. Making New Musical Languages
  • 4. Folk Sources, the Primitive, and the Search for Authenticity
  • Part II : The Interwar Years
  • 5. New Music Taking Flight after World War I
  • 6. Paris, Neo-Classicism, and the Art of the Everyday
  • 7. The Search for Order and Balance
  • 8. Inventing Traditions
  • Part III : The Second World War and Its Aftermath
  • 9. Rebuilding amid the Ruins
  • 10. Electronic Music from Magnetic Tape to the Internet
  • 11. Trajectories of Order and Chance
  • Part IV : From the 1960s to the Present
  • 12. Texture, Groups, Loops, and Layers
  • 13. Histories Recollected and Remade
  • 14. Minimalism and its Repercussions
  • 15. Border Crossings