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Stravinsky’s Dogma

Tamara Levitz

in Modernist Mysteries: Perséphone

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199730162
eISBN:
9780199932467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730162.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter interprets Stravinsky’s faith by analyzing how he composed the opening of Perséphone, and the central gesture of Demeter entrusting Persephone to the nymphs. The goal is to demonstrate ... More


Authenticity: Future Attempts to Achieve a More Authentic Bartók Viola Concerto

Donald Maurice

in Bartók's Viola Concerto: The Remarkable Story of His Swansong

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195156904
eISBN:
9780199868339
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156904.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the aspects of the Viola Concerto that may, in the future, be developed in ways that lead to a more authentic version of the work. By discussing the work of the eminent ... More


The String Quartets of Joseph Haydn

Floyd Grave and Margaret Grave

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195173574
eISBN:
9780199872152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173574.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Encompassing sixty-eight works composed over a span of more than four decades, Haydn's quartet oeuvre contributed to the establishment, solidification, and refinement of late 18th-century ... More


Authority and Intertextuality in the Works of Ælfric: Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture

Joyce Hill

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 131, 2004 Lectures

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263518
eISBN:
9780191734021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263518.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture discusses the intellectual and textual systems within which Ælfric and his Carolingian models were working. It focuses on Ælfric's cultural context, compositional process, and his ... More


J. S. Bach's Great Eighteen Organ Chorales

Russell Stinson

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195116663
eISBN:
9780199848959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195116663.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book explores Bach's “Great Eighteen” Organ Chorales—among Bach's most celebrated works for organ—from a wide range of historical and analytical perspectives, including the models used by Bach ... More


Lexical concept integration

Vyvyan Evans

in How Words Mean: Lexical Concepts, Cognitive Models, and Meaning Construction

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199234660
eISBN:
9780191715495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234660.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter addresses the second of the compositional processes in LCCM Theory. Once lexical concepts have been selected, they are then subject to lexical concept integration. This process involves ... More


The Genesis of the Collection

Russell Stinson

in J. S. Bach's Great Eighteen Organ Chorales

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195116663
eISBN:
9780199848959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195116663.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter considers the autograph manuscript. Bach began around 1740 to compile the “Great Eighteen” into a collection that is documented by the autograph manuscript of the set. The focus of the ... More


“In Order to Thicken the Plot”: Toward a Critical Reception of Cage's Music

David W. Bernstein

in Writings through John Cage's Music, Poetry, and Art

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226044071
eISBN:
9780226044873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226044873.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music

This chapter places Cage within a broad historical context and examines his relationships to developments in twentieth-century culture and musical style. Cage's ties to twentieth-century modernism ... More


Bach: The Orgelbüchlein

Russell Stinson

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780193862142
eISBN:
9780199853106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780193862142.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This is a book-length study of the Orgelbüchlein, the masterly collection of organ chorales by Johann Sebastian Bach. This “Little Organ Book” is regarded by Bach scholars as one of the composer's ... More


Mozart’s Second Thoughts

William Kinderman

in The Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtág

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037160
eISBN:
9780252094286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037160.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter argues that Mozart's music, rather than emerging fully formed from the mind of a genius, is rather the product of much labor throughout the compositional process. In particular, the ... More


Introduction

Busse Berger Anna Maria

in Medieval Music and the Art of Memory

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520240285
eISBN:
9780520930643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240285.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This introductory chapter explains the theme of this volume, which is about the medieval music and the art of memorializing musical materials. The main body of the book is divided into two parts. The ... More


The stage

Lucas Champollion

in Parts of a Whole: Distributivity as a Bridge between Aspect and Measurement

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198755128
eISBN:
9780191816505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755128.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter presents a distilled picture of the crucial issues in the theoretical background assumptions and develops the framework on which strata theory is built. This framework is essentially a ... More


Conceptualizing Multilevel Expertise

Janet Fulk

in Expertise, Communication, and Organizing

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198739227
eISBN:
9780191802317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739227.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Organization Studies

This chapter conceptualizes expertise as a multilevel concept that applies not only to individuals, but also the collective in which individuals practice expertise and the interactions between ... More


Finnegans Wake for Dummies

Sebastian D.G. Knowles and Sebastian D.G. Knowles

in At Fault: Joyce and the Crisis of the Modern University

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056920
eISBN:
9780813053691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056920.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter 3 argues that there is a way to read and understand Finnegans Wake, if we can only read according to a new path that starts in the middle and works out to the beginning and the end. Included ... More


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