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Two Styles of Writing

Mary Douglas

in Leviticus as Literature

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199244195
eISBN:
9780191600548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199244197.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter expands on the previous one, which examined the differences in the styles of thought between Leviticus and Deuteronomy, by examining the differences in the styles of writing between the ... More


A Modernist Epilogue

Stephen Rumph

in Beethoven after Napoleon: Political Romanticism in the Late Works

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520238558
eISBN:
9780520930124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238558.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter summarizes the musical criticism of Beethoven's works, among which Hoffman's works stand at the head of the line. The reviews of Beethoven's works have translated his heroic style into ... More


Revolutionary Freedom: An Image of Musical Autonomy in Beethoven

Daniel K.L. Chua

in Theology, Music, and Modernity: Struggles for Freedom

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198846550
eISBN:
9780191881633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846550.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature, Theology

This chapter explores the relation between style and agency inspired by the French Revolution in the formation of the heroic subject and its claims to freedom. In particular, it considers how this ... More


After Leonore

Mark Ferraguto

in Beethoven 1806

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190947187
eISBN:
9780190947217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947187.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Beethoven turned with renewed focus to writing large-scale instrumental music in early 1806. By year’s end, he had completed his Fourth Piano Concerto, Fourth Symphony, Violin Concerto, and Three ... More


The Life in Music

Catherine Jones

in Literature and Music in the Atlantic World, 1767-1867

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748684618
eISBN:
9781474406369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748684618.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter examines the significance of the music of Ludwig van Beethoven, and of European constructions of his life and works, to New England Transcendentalism. In so doing, it shows the ... More


Introduction

Mark Ferraguto

in Beethoven 1806

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190947187
eISBN:
9780190947217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947187.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Critics have long sought to uncover underlying narratives in Beethoven’s instrumental music, whether through formal analysis or programmatic interpretation. These approaches, while often ... More


Musical Causality and Schubert’s Piano Sonata in A Major, D 959, First Movement

Julian Caskel

in Rethinking Schubert

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190200107
eISBN:
9780190200138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190200107.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Theory, Analysis, Composition

The first movement of Schubert’s A major Sonata could be connected to Beethoven’s Sonata Op. 31 No. 2, on account of Schubert’s formal intention to mediate between improvisatory structural moments ... More


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