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Author Beller-McKenna, Daniel.

Title Brahms and the German spirit / Daniel Beller-McKenna.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Brahms,J BEL    Available
Description xi, 243 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Brahms and the German spirit -- Religion, language, and Luther's bible -- Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45, and the Apocalyptic Paradigm -- The Triumphlied, Op. 55, and the Apocalyptic moment -- Gebet einer K├Ânig: national prayers in the Fest- und Gedenkspr├╝che, Op. 109 -- Beyond the end.
Subject Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897 -- Political and social views.
Music -- Germany -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Nationalism in music.
ISBN 0674013182 (alk. paper)

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