ECU Libraries Catalog

Beethoven and the construction of genius : musical politics in Vienna, 1792-1803 / Tia DeNora.

Author/creator DeNora, Tia
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBerkeley : University of California Press, ©1995.
Descriptionxvii, 232 pages ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents 1. Beethoven and social identity -- 2. Emergence of serious music culture, 1784-1805 -- 3. Musical patronage and social change -- 4. Beethoven's social resources -- 5. "From Haydn's hands": narrative constructions of Beethoven's talent and future success -- 6. Beethoven in the salons -- 7. Beethoven-Wölffl piano duel: aesthetic debates and social boundaries -- 8. Beethoven's early aesthetic campaigns -- 9. Beethoven and the resources of cultural authority.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 209-224) and index.
LCCN 94032544
ISBN0520088921 (alk. paper)

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Music Closed Stacks - Ask at Circulation Desk ML410.B4 D36 1995 ✔ Available Place Hold

Related Titles