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One of the most influential collections of music ever published, Style and Idea includes Schoenbergs writings about himself and his music as well as studies of many other composers and reflections on art and society.

Synopsis:

This is the first paperback edition of one of the most influential collections of musical essays ever published. Leonard Stein, who was Schoenberg's assistant and editor of his books on theory and composition, scrutinized the whole of the composer's literary legacy before making his selection of over a hundred essays.

Description:

Bibliography: p. 513-536.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520052949
Subtitle:
Selected Writings
Editor:
Stein, Leonard
Translator:
Black, Leo
Author:
Schoenberg, Arnold
Author:
Black, Leo
Translator:
Black, Leo
Author:
Stein, Leonard
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Music
Subject:
History & Criticism - By Composer
Subject:
Composition
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
German literature (selections: extracts, etc.
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Theory
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Composition
Subject:
Individual Composer & Musician
Subject:
Composers & Musicians
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 24
Publication Date:
19841109
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
9.13 x 6 x 1.25 in 29 oz

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Product details 560 pages University of California Press - English 9780520052949 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This is the first paperback edition of one of the most influential collections of musical essays ever published. Leonard Stein, who was Schoenberg's assistant and editor of his books on theory and composition, scrutinized the whole of the composer's literary legacy before making his selection of over a hundred essays.
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