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Music, criticism, and the challenge of history : shaping modern musical thought in late nineteenth-century Vienna / Kevin C. Karnes.

Author/creator Karnes, Kevin, 1972-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoOxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Descriptionxiii, 214 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm.
Series AMS studies in music
AMS studies in music. ^A610677
Contents Introduction : The spirit of positivism and the search for alternatives : musicology and criticism at the end of the nineteenth century -- Eduard Hanslick and the challenge of Musikwissenschaft. Forgotten histories and uncertain legacies ; Music criticism as living history -- Heinrich Schenker and the challenge of criticism. Music analysis as critical method ; Composer, critic, and the problem of creativity -- Guido Adler and the problem of science. A science of music for an ambivalent age ; German music in an age of positivism -- Epilogue : into the twentieth century.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 195-205) and index.
LCCN 2007043091
ISBN9780195368666 (alk. paper)
ISBN0195368665 (alk. paper)

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