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Author Ballard, Lincoln, 1975- author.

Title The Alexander Scriabin companion : history, performance, and lore / Lincoln Ballard, Matthew Bengtson, with John Bell Young.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2017]

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Scriabin,A BAL    Available
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Description xviii, 422 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
notated music ntm rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. En Garde or Avant-Garde? Exploding the Scriabin Myth -- pt. I Encountering Scriabin -- 2. Life, Legacy, and Music -- 3. The Solo Piano Music -- 4. Symphonies and Orchestral Works -- pt. II Topics in Reception History -- 5. Madness and Other Myths -- 6. On Synaesthesia or "Color-Hearing" -- 7. Scriabin's Russian Roots and the Symbolist Aesthetic -- 8. The Revival in 1960s America -- pt. III In Performance -- 9. From Musical Text to the Imagination -- 10. Technique -- 11. Line and Melody -- 12. Harmony -- 13. The Scriabin Sound -- 14. Rhythm.
Subject Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, 1872-1915 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Added Author Bengtson, Matthew, author.
Young, John Bell, author.
ISBN 9781442232617 (hardcover alkaline paper)
1442232617 (hardcover alkaline paper)

 
    
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