The Aesthetics of Survival A Composer"s View of Twentieth-Century Music by George Rochberg

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Published by University of Michigan Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Theory of music & musicology,
  • 20th century,
  • Sociology,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Social Science,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Music,
  • Popular Culture - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7632468M
ISBN 100472030264
ISBN 109780472030262

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It examines subjective and sensori-emotional values, or sometimes called judgments of sentiment and taste. Aesthetics covers both natural and artificial sources. In The Aesthetics of Survival, the author addresses the legacy of modernism in music and its related effect on the cultural milieu, particularly its overemphasis on the abstract, rationalist thinking embraced by contemporary science, technology, and philosophy.

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Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Examines the songs and dances involved in public ceremonies of the Wabanaki Confederacy, a coalition of five Algonquian First Nations that figured importantly in the political history of New England and the Maritimes from the seventeenth century on.

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