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Schumann : a chorus of voices / interviews and conversations with John C. Tibbetts.

Author/creator Tibbetts, John C.
Included WorkSchumann, Robert, 1810-1856 Novelletten. Op. 21.
Format Book, Print, Musical Sound Recording, and Spoken Word Recording
Publication InfoNew York : Amadeus Press, 2010.
Descriptionxiv, 496 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction. The company assembled -- "The extravagant gaze" : Romanticism -- "Establish the light!" : Early days and career conflicts -- "Intimate voices" : Florestan/Eusebius and the tonal analogue -- "We kindred spirits" : Schumann and his circle -- "Hail, wedded love" : Clara, courtship, and marriage -- "Multitudes of winged tomes" : the piano music -- "The poet's love" : the songs of Robert and Clara Schumann -- "A call to awaken" : the Schumann symphonies -- "A little Haus Musik" : the chamber music -- "Heaven sent" : the choral works -- "Now it grows dark" : last years and last works -- "Let us drink together of Lethe" : the Schumann problem -- "Der Dichter spricht" : aftermath and legacy -- Epilogue. A word with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
Local noteJOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-11465.
General noteAccompanying audio compact disc (79 min.) contains a recorded analysis of Schumann's Carnaval, a complete performance by pianist Ronald Brautigam of Schumann's Novelletten, and a promotional spot for the radio series The world of Robert Schumann; in pocket.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2010016923
ISBN9781574671858
ISBN1574671855

Available Items

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Music Music Media - Ask at Circulation Desk CD-11465 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Music Stacks ML410.S4 T43 2010 ✔ Available Place Hold

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