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Rick rated it it was ok Dec 06, Darrel Watson rated it liked it Sep 19, Meyer, Heinrich Schenker, Milton Babbit, and contemplatnig others. And he comments on such various subjects as the amazing absorption of Stephen Foster’s songs into the canons of “black” music, the new intensity mksic Verdi research, controversies about performance on historical instruments, and the merits and demerits of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. Kerman died at his home in Berkeley on March 17, Want to Read saving….
And he comments on such various subjects as the amazing absorption of Stephen Foster’s songs into the cannons of “black” music, the new intensity of Verdi research, controversies about performance on historical instruments, and the merits and demerits of “The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
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Contemplating music: challenges to musicology
He based his first book, Opera as Dramaon a series of essays written for The Hudson Contemllating beginning in Conjoined with a fanatical scientism, a search for quasi-logical precision of reference which tortured his syntax into increasingly Jamesian spirals for very un-Jamesian ends, there was an undertone of distress, even rage, erupting into repeated assaults and innuendos directed against various predictable targets.
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Amanda rated it it was amazing Oct 30, As examples, he presents fascinating vignettes of Bach research in the s and Beethoven studies in the s. Don’t be fooled by the arid title and hideous cover, or put off by the admittedly frightening term musicology. He maintained an interest in the English madrigal composer William Byrd throughout his career, and wrote several influential monographs on his work.
Contemplating Music is filled with wisdom and trenchant commentary. It will spark controversy among musicologists of kusic stripes and will give many musicians and amateurs an contfmplating new perspective on the world of music.
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He then joined the faculty of University of California, Berkeley where he became a full professor conhemplating and was chairman of the music department from to