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Phantasy Quintet

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0080
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The Phantasy Quintet was written at the request of Mr W. W. Cobbett, as one of his series for various combinations of instruments. Cobbett was an amateur violinist, and a patron and enthusiast of ... More


Silver Explorations

Williams Martin

in Jazz Changes

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195083491
eISBN:
9780199853205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083491.003.0041
Subject:
Music, Popular

Horace Silver Quintet's “Further Explorations” on Blue Note had a piece titled “Melancholy”; it was a slow piano trio performance. Its theme was an adept borrowing from Debussy. Silver's performance ... More


Three on Cannonball

Williams Martin

in Jazz Changes

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195083491
eISBN:
9780199853205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083491.003.0042
Subject:
Music, Popular

Cannonball Adderley was a colleague of Miles Davis in some of the early experimental projects. But his own inclinations usually kept him in the modern mainstream, and his great success as a leader ... More


Music for the classical clarinet

Albert R. Rice

in The Clarinet in the Classical Period

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195342994
eISBN:
9780199865666
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342994.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines a selection of music written for the classical clarinet, organized by the following genres: opera and concert arias; choral music; concertos; orchestral music; and chamber ... More


Brahms, String Quintet in G major, op. 111, mvt. ii, Adagio

Steven Rings

in Tonality and Transformation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195384277
eISBN:
9780199897001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384277.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, History, Western

The book's final chapter explores the slow movement from Brahms's String Quintet in G, op. 111. The analysis centers on the ways in which the piece's tonally ambiguous motto takes on different tonal ... More


The Lyricists

David H. Rosenthal

in Hard Bop: Jazz and Black Music, 1955–1965

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195085563
eISBN:
9780199853199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195085563.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter dwells on “lyricists, soul-jazz specialists and tormented poets of anguish:” Brown, Farmer, Golson, Gryce, Jones and Associates, and Detroit Pianists. All of them have an affinity with ... More


Schumann and the style hongrois

Julie Hedges Brown

in Rethinking Schumann

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195393859
eISBN:
9780199894406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393859.003.0013
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter explores how Robert Schumann imbued the style hongrois with his own poetic colorings. In three related finales—those concluding the F‐sharp Minor Piano Sonata, Op. 11; A‐Major String ... More


Clifford Brown: The Life and Art of the Legendary Jazz Trumpeter

Nick Catalano

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195144000
eISBN:
9780199849017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144000.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Although he died in a tragic car accident at the age of twenty-five, Clifford Brown is widely considered one of the most important figures in the history of jazz, a trumpet player who ranks with ... More


Brown and Roach, Inc.

Nick Catalano

in Clifford Brown: The Life and Art of the Legendary Jazz Trumpeter

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195144000
eISBN:
9780199849017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144000.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, American

The month of August 1954 brought about the flowering of the Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet. With the personnel complete and Brown's new compositions in place, the time was ripe to record the new ... More


Back to the East

Nick Catalano

in Clifford Brown: The Life and Art of the Legendary Jazz Trumpeter

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195144000
eISBN:
9780199849017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144000.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, American

For the Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet, planning a jazz tour represented a significant challenge. It was decided early on that the tour had to be based in the Northeast. There were many more clubs ... More


Into 1956

Nick Catalano

in Clifford Brown: The Life and Art of the Legendary Jazz Trumpeter

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195144000
eISBN:
9780199849017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195144000.003.0012
Subject:
Music, History, American

At the end of May 1956, the Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet was booked for their fourth appearance in seven months at the Blue Note Records in Philadelphia—this was some sort of record. The gig ... More


The Fugal Moment: On a Few Bars in Mozart’s Quintet in C Major, K. 515

Richard Kramer

in Cherubino's Leap: In Search of the Enlightenment Moment

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226377896
eISBN:
9780226384085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226384085.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music

Charles Rosen wrote, “although the C major Quintet is accepted as one of Mozart's greatest works, it is not generally recognized as perhaps the most daring of all.” This chapter examines Rosen's ... More


The Neo-Con Game

Larry Kart

in Jazz in Search of Itself

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300104202
eISBN:
9780300128192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300104202.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter focuses on musical pieces that revolve around the advent in 1980 of trumpeter/composer Wynton Marsalis and the several sorts of jazz neoconservatism or revivalism that he and his ... More


The saxophone in jazz

Stephen Cottrell

in The Saxophone

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100419
eISBN:
9780300190953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100419.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter takes a look at the impact and influence that the saxophone had on jazz music. It first explores the period of early jazz, and how this genre of music sprung forth within the culture and ... More


The First Year

Marina Frolova-Walker

in Stalin's Music Prize: Soviet Culture and Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300208849
eISBN:
9780300215991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300208849.003.0003
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter focuses on the first year of the Stalin Prize, using Dmitry Shostakovich's Piano Quintet to acquaint readers with some of the twists and turns of the process. One of the first to take an ... More


Audience and Style in Brahms’s String Chamber Music

Marie Sumner Lott

in The Social Worlds of Nineteenth-Century Chamber Music: Composers, Consumers, Communities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039225
eISBN:
9780252097270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039225.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter discusses Johannes Brahms' string chamber music. Brahms' seven chamber works for strings alone fall neatly into three categories according to chronology and genre. They reflect the ... More


Commemoration, monument and identity in Bergounioux, Darrieussecq and Rouaud

in Thresholds of Meaning: Passage, Ritual and Liminality in Contemporary French Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316661
eISBN:
9781846316791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316791.004
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the treatment of the themes of personal and collective commemoration in three French novels. These include Kpélié by Pierre Bergounioux, Le Pays by Marie Darrieussecq and ... More


Retouching the past: family photographs and documents in Rouaud, Bon and Lenoir

in Thresholds of Meaning: Passage, Ritual and Liminality in Contemporary French Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316661
eISBN:
9781846316791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316791.005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the roles played by the family photograph in three French novels. These include Mécanique by Francois Bon, La Folie Silaz by Helene Lenoir and Loire-Inférieure quintet by Jean ... More


. Simone-ized ~ 1960 ~

Nadine Cohodas

in Princess Noire: The Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807872437
eISBN:
9781469602240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882740_cohodas.12
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter describes the many things that happened after Nina last played the Queen Mary Room at the Rittenhouse Hotel—so many that she might have forgotten her free performance at a 1957 benefit ... More


Conclusion

Benjamin R. Levy

in Metamorphosis in Music: The Compositions of György Ligeti in the 1950s and 1960s

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780199381999
eISBN:
9780199382019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199381999.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Theory, Analysis, Composition

In lectures and essays, Ligeti stressed the role of memory and historical conditioning in the conception of form and meaning in music. His sketches frequently mention music from Couperin to Mahler as ... More


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