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Understanding Music: Philosophy and Interpretation

  • Author: Scruton, Roger
Illuminating ... touching ... much to inspire. Anyone who is capable of being deeply moved by music should read it

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$30.25

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Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I 1
  • Introduction 2 Sounds 3 Wittgenstein on music 4 Movement 5 Expression 6 Rhythm
  • Part II 7 My Mozart 8 Beethoven's Ninth Symphony 9 The trial of Richard Wagner 10 A first shot at The Ring 11 True Authority: Janacek, Schoenberg and us 12 Thoughts on Szymanowski 13 Why read Adorno?
  • Bibliography