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Author Kelly, Barbara L., author.

Title Music and ultra-modernism in France : a fragile consensus, 1913-1939 / Barbara L. Kelly.

Publication Info. Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK : The Boydell Press, 2013.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Talbott: Circulating Collection  ML270.5 .K455 M8    Available  ---
Description x, 257 pages : illustrations (black and white), music ; 25 cm
Series Music in society and culture
Music in society and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-250) and index.
Contents Introduction: consensus, resistance and new music in France -- Remembering Debussy: nostalgia and modernism in interwar France -- Musical allegiances and factions: Ravel, Satie and the question of leadership -- Polemics and publicity: composer-critic partnerships -- Musical continuities: sonority, exoticism and abstraction -- In search of the Musical esprit du temps -- Surface division, deep consensus: classicism and secularism and their challenges -- Conclusions: music for the Patrimoine - remembering interwar music in France
Subject Modernism (Music) -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Music -- France -- 20th century -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
ISBN 9781843838104 (hbk.)
1843838109 (hbk.)