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Challenging the Modern: Conservative Revolution in German Music, 1918-1933

  • Author: Attfield, Nick



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  • Introduction: Weimar Culture and its Others
  • 1 Music and the Idea of 'Conservative Revolution'
  • 2 'Sympathie mit dem Tode': Thomas Mann, Hans Pfitzner, and the Further Reflections of a Non-Political Man
  • 3 'Innerer Betrachtung gewidmet': Alfred Heuss, the Zeitschrift fur Musik, and the Music Journal as Community
  • 4 'Der alte treue Meister Antonius': Mysticism, Nation, and the Weimar Bruckner Cult
  • 5 'Eine neue, edle deutsche Jugendkultur': August Halm, Gustav Wyneken, and the Question of Leadership
  • Epilogue: Working Towards the Third Reich
  • Appendix: Transcription and Translation of Paul Hindemith's letter to Alfred Heuss, February 1923