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Lies and Epiphanies : Composers and Their Inspiration from Wagner to Berg

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Lies and Epiphanies : Composers and Their Inspiration from Wagner to Berg
Title
Lies and Epiphanies
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Composers and Their Inspiration from Wagner to Berg
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Language
eng
Summary
Lies and Epiphanies' offers case studies of ""inspiration"" in five composers -- Richard Wagner, Gustav Mahler, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Richard Strauss, and Alban Berg. Their own tales of their ""epiphanies"" played a determining role in the reception history of their works: the finale of Mahler's Second Symphony, for instance, was supposedly inspired by a ""lightning bolt"" of inspiration at the funeral of Hans von Bülow. Chris Walton looks behind these lightning bolts to explore these composers' dual roles as author and self-commentator, revealing how the supposedly extra-rational world of crea
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Walton, Chris
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Eastman Studies in Music
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  • Composition (Music)
  • Composers
  • Inspiration
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Composers
  • Composition (Music)
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Inspiration
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Lies and Epiphanies : Composers and Their Inspiration from Wagner to Berg
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Frontcover; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Richard Wagner's Dynastic Dreams; 2 Gustav Mahler's Resurrection and the Apostolic Succession; 3 Of Forked Tongues and Angels: Alban Berg's Violin Concerto; 4 Wilhelm Furtwängler and the Return of the Muse; 5 Here Comes the Sunset: The Late and the Last Works of Richard Strauss; Postlude: The Telephone Call; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
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ocn881567299
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1 online resource (182 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781580468435
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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22573/ctt47gt0h
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)881567299
Label
Lies and Epiphanies : Composers and Their Inspiration from Wagner to Berg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Frontcover; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Richard Wagner's Dynastic Dreams; 2 Gustav Mahler's Resurrection and the Apostolic Succession; 3 Of Forked Tongues and Angels: Alban Berg's Violin Concerto; 4 Wilhelm Furtwängler and the Return of the Muse; 5 Here Comes the Sunset: The Late and the Last Works of Richard Strauss; Postlude: The Telephone Call; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn881567299
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580468435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47gt0h
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881567299

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