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 New,Brahms in the Priesthood of Art: Gender and Art Religion in the Nineteenth-Century German Musical Imagination

  • Author: McManus, Laurie

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Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. Imperatives of Purity and Sensuality
  • Chapter 2. A Post-Romantic Priest of Music
  • Chapter 3. Priestesses of Art
  • Chapter 4. The Temptation of Opera
  • Chapter 5. Ambiguities of the Priesthood
  • Chapter 6. Prostitutes, Trauma, and Biographical Hermeneutics of the Fin-de-Siecle
  • Epilogue. Musical Priesthood, Canon Formation, and the Regulation of Performance
  • Bibliography
  • Index