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“As My Works Show Me to Be”: Biographical

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter presents a biography of Luigi Boccherini, focusing on his years in Spain. It describes the Spanish musical culture and notes that Boccherini spent thirty-six years in Spain. It provides ... More


Gestures and Tableaux

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the peculiarities and visuality of Luigi Boccherini's works. It uses Denis Diderot's works and Gasparo Angiolini's descriptions of pantomime dance to uncover the pictures in ... More


Virtuosity, Virtuality, Virtue

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter explores Luigi Boccherini's virtuosity as it manifests in his solo sonatas. It explains that in certain sonatas, Boccherini distanced and ironized the performer in specific regard to his ... More


“It Is All Cloth of the Same Piece”: The Early String Quartets

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter focuses on Luigi Boccherini's works in the string quartet medium called quartettini. It explains that Boccherini used the term, and probably even coined it himself, because the works are ... More


Introduction

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This introductory chapter explains the theme of this volume, which is about the works of Italian composer and cellist Luigi Boccherini. It analyzes the striking qualities of Boccherini's music ... More


A Melancholy Anatomy

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter focuses on Luigi Boccherini's presentation of sensibilité through the body of his works. It examines the ways in which Boccherini encouraged his audience to read his consumption through ... More


“Cello-and-Bow Thinking”: The First Movement of Boccherini's Cello Sonata in E♭ Major, Fuori Catalogo

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter analyzes the first movement in Luigi Boccherini's cello sonata in E♭major. It contends that the sense of reciprocity in the process of identification of Western classical music is not ... More


The Perfect Listener: A Recreation

Elisabeth Le Guin

in Boccherini's Body: An Essay in Carnal Musicology

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240179
eISBN:
9780520930629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240179.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the relationship between Luigi Boccherini and Joseph Haydn. It suggests that despite assertions of their subsequent enduring friendship in the obituary for Boccherini, we can be ... More


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