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Carl Orff Man of Legend

Michael H. Kater

in Composers of the Nazi Era: Eight Portraits

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195099249
eISBN:
9780199870004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195099249.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter begins by examining Carl Orff's anti-Nazi records. It then discusses the factors that influenced Orff's artistic impulses. It describes Orff as a modernist, but an idiosyncratic ... More


Some Background

Michèle Lowrie

in Writing, Performance, and Authority in Augustan Rome

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199545674
eISBN:
9780191719950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545674.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Analysis of mediality in Callimachus, Ennius, Lucretius, and Catullus maps the traditions inherited by the Augustan poets. While Callimachus embraces song and its association with divine inspiration ... More


Freedom in a Tunic Versus Frieze-Dried Classicism: Hellenism in Modernist Performance

W. Anthony Sheppard

in Revealing Masks: Exotic Influences and Ritualized Performance in Modernist Music Theater

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520223028
eISBN:
9780520924741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223028.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter compares the Hellenism of Isadora Duncan with the Greek-style works of Igor Stravinsky and Carl Orff, focusing particularly on the issue of movement versus stasis. Numerous photographs ... More


Paradigms: the Carmina Burana and the Libro de buen Amor

Marisa Galvez

in Songbook: How Lyrics Became Poetry in Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226280516
eISBN:
9780226280523
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226280523.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter describes two works as songbooks—the middle Latin compendium, the Carmina Burana, and the Castilian, Libro de buen amor—that are not conventionally regarded as lyric anthologies in the ... More


The Prehistory of Roman Historiography

T.P. Wiseman

in Unwritten Rome

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780859898225
eISBN:
9781781385500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859898225.003.0014
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

Archaeological evidence proves that Rome and Latium were familiar with Greeks and Greek culture from at least the eighth century BC. By the late fifth century Rome was of interest to Greek ... More


The Carmen Saeculare and Carmina

Michael C. J. Putnam

in Horace's "Carmen Saeculare": Ritual Magic and the Poet`s Art

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300083330
eISBN:
9780300130454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300083330.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter examines Horace's Carmen Seculare in the context of carmens during his time. It analyzes the meaning and usage of the term carmen and the situations where carmina were sung as part of ... More


Christograms as Signs of Authority in the Late Roman Empire

Ildar Garipzanov

in Graphic Signs of Authority in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages, 300-900

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198815013
eISBN:
9780191852848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815013.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Historiography

The first section tests the main interpretations of Lactantius’ passage on Constantine’s victorious sign in 312 against existing graphic evidence from the 310s and early 320s, and consequently ... More


The Power of the Cross and Cruciform Devices in the Carolingian World

Ildar Garipzanov

in Graphic Signs of Authority in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages, 300-900

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198815013
eISBN:
9780191852848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815013.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Historiography

This chapter shows the unquestionable role of the sign of the cross as the primary sign of divine authority in Carolingian material and manuscript culture, a role partly achieved at the expense of ... More


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