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Sonata Fragments: Romantic Narrative in Chopin, Schumann, and Brahms

Andrew Davis
Format
Book
Published
Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2017]
Language
English
Series
Musical meaning and interpretation
ISBN
9780253025333, 0253025338, 9780253028938, 0253028930, 9780253025456
Contents
  • Introduction: romantic musical discourse, or, a rhetoric of romantic music
  • Part I. Fragmentation and atemporality
  • Fragmentation: aesthetics of nineteenth-century romanticism
  • Atemporality in narrative and music
  • Part II. Structural and rhetorical strategies in music with and without text
  • Music with text: two slow movements by Brahms
  • Music without text: forms of atemporality
  • Part III. Brahms's piano sonatas
  • Treatment of the medial caesura
  • Treatment of the s-space
  • Treatment of the development and recapitulation
  • Treatment of the slow introduction and coda.
Description
ix, 203 pages : music ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-198) and index.
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