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Music and Modern Art : Border Crossings - James Leggio

Music and Modern Art

Border Crossings

By: James Leggio (Editor)

Hardcover

Published: 7th November 2001
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"Music and Modern Art" adopts an interdisciplinary approach to the relationship between these two fields of creative endeavor. Its subjects are diverse: the musicians range from Alexander Scriabin to the jazz bandleader Paul Whiteman, and from Arnold Schoenberg to Edgard Varese. The visual artists include Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Gustav Klimt, Vasily Kandinsky, and Piet Mondrian.

Series Editor's Foreword: The Need for Comparisons among the Arts
Preface
Klimt's Schubert and the Fin-de-Siecle Imaginationp. 1
Playing the Market: Renoir's Young Girls at the Piano Series of 1892p. 37
Prometheus and the Quasi for Color-Music: The World Premiere of Scriabin's Poem of Fire with Lights, New York, March 20, 1915p. 61
Kandinsky, Schoenberg, and the Music of the Spheresp. 97
Varese and Dadap. 129
Popular Models: Fox-Trot and Jazz Band in Mondrian's Abstractionp. 163
Jazz Representations and Early Twentieth-Century American Culture Race, Ethnicity, and National Identityp. 203
"Time Canvasses": Morton Feldman and the Painters of the New York Schoolp. 227
Notes on the Contributorsp. 247
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780815331018
ISBN-10: 0815331010
Series: Border Crossings
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 270
Published: 7th November 2001
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 1