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Author Stefaniak, Alexander, 1983- author.

Title Schumann's virtuosity : criticism, composition, and performance in nineteenth-century Germany / Alexander Stefaniak.

Publication Info. Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Schumann,R STE    Available
Description x, 296 pages : music ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-286) and index.
Contents Florestan among the revelers : postclassical virtuosity and Schumann's critique of pleasure -- Florestan's wine, Clara Wieck's spirit : postclassical virtuosity and poetic interiority -- Poetic showpieces in the cultivated salon -- Virtuosity and the rhetoric of the sublime -- Steps to Parnassus? : Schumann's equivocal work concept -- Festivals of the virtuoso priesthood : collaborating with Clara Schumann and Joseph Joachim.
Subject Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856 -- Influence.
Virtuosity in musical performance -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
Music -- Germany -- 19th century -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
ISBN 9780253021991 (hardcover alkaline paper)
Standard No. 40026456865

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