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The Resource Carlos Chávez and his world, edited by Leonora Saavedra

Carlos Chávez and his world, edited by Leonora Saavedra

Label
Carlos Chávez and his world
Title
Carlos Chávez and his world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leonora Saavedra
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carlos Chávez (1899-1978) is the central figure in Mexican music of the twentieth century and among the most eminent of all Latin American modernist composers. An enfant terrible in his own country, Chávez was an integral part of the emerging music scene in the United States in the 1920s. His highly individual style-diatonic, dissonant, contrapuntal-addressed both modernity and Mexico's indigenous past. Chávez was also a governmental arts administrator, founder of major Mexican cultural institutions, and conductor and founder of the Orquesta Sinfónica de México. Carlos Chávez and His World br
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Saavedra, Leonora
Series statement
The Bard Music Festival
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chávez, Carlos
  • Chávez, Carlos
  • Composers
  • Conductors (Music)
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Composers
  • Conductors (Music)
  • Mexico
Label
Carlos Chávez and his world, edited by Leonora Saavedra
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Permissions and Credits; PART I CHÁVEZ'S MUSICAL WORLD; Chávez, Modern Music, and the New York Scene; The Pan/American Modernisms of Carlos Chávez and Henry Cowell; "The heartbeat of an intense life": Mexican Music and Carlos Chávez's Orquesta Sinfónica de México, 1928-1948; Carlos Chávez's Symphonies; Carlos Chávez and Silvestre Revueltas: Retracing an Ignored Dialogue; Aaron Copland, Carlos Chávez, and Silvestre Revueltas; PART II BIOGRAPHICAL AND ANALYTICAL PERSPECTIVES. Chávez and the Autonomy of the Musical Work: The Piano MusicCarlos Chávez and the Myth of the Aztec Renaissance; Non-Repetition and Personal Style in the Inventions and Solis; Music and the Marketplace: On the Backstory of Carlos Chávez's Violin Concerto; PART III CHÁVEZ'S GREATER WORLD; Carlos Chávez and the Mexican "Vogue," 1925-1940; Carlos Chávez and Paul Strand; Masters Carlos Chávez and Miguel Covarrubias: A Puppet Show; The Literary Affinities and Poetic Friendships of Carlos Chávez; The Composer as Intellectual: Carlos Chávez and El Colegio Nacional. Portraits of Carlos Chávez: Testimonies of CollaborationThe Modernist Invention of Mexico: Carlos Chávez, the Mexican Revolution, and the Cultural Politics of Music; Index; Notes on the Contributors
Control code
ocn914434140
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400874200
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 812596
  • 22573/ctt1cg3sfd
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)914434140
Label
Carlos Chávez and his world, edited by Leonora Saavedra
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Permissions and Credits; PART I CHÁVEZ'S MUSICAL WORLD; Chávez, Modern Music, and the New York Scene; The Pan/American Modernisms of Carlos Chávez and Henry Cowell; "The heartbeat of an intense life": Mexican Music and Carlos Chávez's Orquesta Sinfónica de México, 1928-1948; Carlos Chávez's Symphonies; Carlos Chávez and Silvestre Revueltas: Retracing an Ignored Dialogue; Aaron Copland, Carlos Chávez, and Silvestre Revueltas; PART II BIOGRAPHICAL AND ANALYTICAL PERSPECTIVES. Chávez and the Autonomy of the Musical Work: The Piano MusicCarlos Chávez and the Myth of the Aztec Renaissance; Non-Repetition and Personal Style in the Inventions and Solis; Music and the Marketplace: On the Backstory of Carlos Chávez's Violin Concerto; PART III CHÁVEZ'S GREATER WORLD; Carlos Chávez and the Mexican "Vogue," 1925-1940; Carlos Chávez and Paul Strand; Masters Carlos Chávez and Miguel Covarrubias: A Puppet Show; The Literary Affinities and Poetic Friendships of Carlos Chávez; The Composer as Intellectual: Carlos Chávez and El Colegio Nacional. Portraits of Carlos Chávez: Testimonies of CollaborationThe Modernist Invention of Mexico: Carlos Chávez, the Mexican Revolution, and the Cultural Politics of Music; Index; Notes on the Contributors
Control code
ocn914434140
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400874200
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.1515/9781400874200
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 812596
  • 22573/ctt1cg3sfd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)914434140

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