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Title Towards a theory of musical reproduction : notes, a draft and two schemata / Theodor W. Adorno ; edited by Henri Lonitz ; translated by Wieland Hoban.
Author Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969.
Publication Cambridge : Polity Press, 2006.
Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Title page; Copyright page; CONTENTS; EDITOR'S FOREWORD; TRANSLATOR'S INTRODUCTION; NOTES I; Ad Dorian; On Richard Wagner's 'Über das Dirigieren'; Concerning the older material; Ad ancient musical notation; Notes taken after the Darmstadt lecture; NOTES II; DRAFT; Structural keywords for chapters 2, 4 and 5 of the draft; MATERIAL FOR THEREPRODUCTIONTHEORY; TWO SCHEMATA; APPENDIX: KEYWORDS FOR THE 1954 DARMSTADT SEMINAR; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX OF NAMES
Summary At the beginning of his career in the 1920s, Adorno sketched a plan to write a major work on the theory of musical reproduction, a task he returned to time and again throughout his career but never completed. The choice of the word reproduction as opposed to interpretation indicates a primary supposition: that there is a clearly defined musical text whose precision exceeds what is visible on the page, and that the performer has the responsibility to reproduce it as accurately as possible, beyond simply playing what is written. This task, according to Adorno, requires a detailed understanding o.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 29, 2015).
Translated from the German.
Subject Music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.) -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Music -- Performance -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Theory.
Music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)
Music -- Performance.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Lonitz, Henri.
Hoban, Wieland.
OverDrive, Inc.
Addl. Title Zu einer Theorie der musikalischen Reproduktion. English
Related To Print version: (DLC)2007296197 (bnb)GBA597183 9780745692760
ISBN 9780745692760 electronic bk.
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