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Title Anthology for Music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries / [compiled and annotated by] Joseph Auner.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.904 ANT    Available
Description 1 score (x, 308, A10 pages) ; 24 cm.
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Series Western music in context : a Norton history
Western music in context.
Note Companion volume to the book Music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries by Joseph Auner. May also be used on its own.
Each selection followed by its text, when present, with English translation, and an analysis written by Auner.
Includes three appendices: on reading an orchestral score; instrument names and abbreviations and note names in English, French, German, and Italian; and a glossary of stylistic terms.
Contents Symphony no. 3 in D minor. Movement 4 / Gustav Mahler -- Estampes. Pagodes / Claude Debussy -- Pierrot Lunaire, op. 21. Mondestrunken / Arnold Schoenberg -- Wozzeck. Act 3. Transition and Scene 3 / Alban Berg -- Symphony no. 1. Movement 1 / Charles Ives -- Le sacre du printemps. Part 1. Introduction / Igor Stravinsky -- Der Lindberghflug. Introduction of the pilot / Kurt Weill -- Symphony de psaumes. Movement 2 / Igor Stravinsky -- Concerto in G for piano and orchestra. Movement 1 / Maurice Ravel -- Piano piece, op. 33a / Arnold Schoenberg -- Symphony, op. 21. Movement 2, Variations / Anton Webern -- Music for strings, percussion, and celesta. Movement 1 / Béla Bartók -- Billy the Kid suite. Street in a frontier town (excerpt) / Aaron Copland -- Africa. Part 2, Land of romance / William Grant Still -- War Requiem, op. 66. Requiem aeternam / Benjamin Britten -- String quartet no. 8, op. 110. Movement 3 / Dmitri Shostakovich -- Le marteau sans maître. Movement 5, Bel édifice et les pressentiments / Pierre Boulez -- Traveling companions / Pauline Oliveros -- Synchronisms no. 6 (excerpt) / Mario Davidovsky -- NoaNoa / Kaija Saariaho -- Continuum / György Ligeti -- String quartet no. 5. Introduction, Giocoso, Interlude I, Lento espressivo / Elliott Carter -- Vox balaenae. Vocalise-- for the beginning of time / George Crumb -- Ba ban / Chen Yi -- Violin phase (excerpt) / Steve Reich -- Doctor Atomic. Act 1. Scene 3, Batter my heart / John Adams.
Language Vocal selections in English, German or Latin.
Subject Musical analysis -- Music collections
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Music -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Added Author Auner, Joseph Henry, 1959- compiler.
Cover Title Anthology, music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries
Added Title Music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries
ISBN 9780393920215
Standard No. 9780393920215

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