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Modern tendencies and old standards in musical art

Johnstone, J. Alfred

Modern tendencies and old standards in musical art

by Johnstone, J. Alfred

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Published by W. Reeves; [etc., etc. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Alfred Johnstone
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ., 244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14711346M
    LC Control Number12034660

      The purpose of the league, an early pamphlet said, was ''to bring the entire range of modern tendencies before the public.'' Yet already then, pigeonholes were a problem. In any art form, one style is almost always a reaction, often an opposing reaction, to the characteristics of the previous style. Modern music, which came about at the end of the nineteenth.

    Artistic collaboration between the Fort Collins Lincoln Center and CSU ends season in spectacular style By Spencer Gillard Classical music is often portrayed in our modern mainstream culture as a superfluous or extraneous genre. With the digital explosion of the fast-paced, simple, and insanely catchy pop music of late, where relevance and success are counted . Both the Tate Modern in London, and the Musee National d'Art Moderne at the Pompidou Centre in Paris, for instance, take as the starting point for "Modern Art". Also, neither they, nor the Museum of Modern Art in New York, make any distinction between "modernist" and "postmodernist" works: instead, they see both as phases of "Modern Art".

    In music, modernism is an aesthetic stance underlying the period of change and development in musical language that occurred around the turn of the 20th century, a period of diverse reactions in challenging and reinterpreting older categories of music, innovations that led to new ways of organizing and approaching harmonic, melodic, sonic, and rhythmic aspects of music, and changes in. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more.


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II An examination of the ideals and tendencies of modern music requires that we begin with the work of Hector Berlioz, a composer greatly esteemed by his critical contemporaries in Germany and Russia, but, at the same time, one of little repute in France, and especially in his beloved Paris.

As in non-musical plays, the ending of each scene in a book musical has to project the action forward, pointing the audience's interest into the scenes to come.

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A Modernist Defends Modern Music But actually, even in the old days of "ultra-modern" music, a great many different kinds of music were grouped indiscriminately together, and especially today the newer music may be said to include an unusually variegated experience.

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