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 Great Tradition, Grand Manner, Golden Age

Kenneth Hamilton

in After the Golden Age: Romantic Pianism and Modern Performance

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195178265
eISBN:
9780199870035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178265.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter uncovers the roots of the myth of a pianistic golden age in the 19th- and early 20th-centuries, along with offering a preliminary discussion of national performance styles, and the ... More


National Styles in Science: A Possible Factor in the Scientific Revolution?

John Henry

in Geography and Revolution

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226487335
eISBN:
9780226487359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226487359.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter tries to bring out differences in national styles during the early modern period by looking at some characteristic differences between English and Continental, particularly French, ... More


Sound and Discourse: On Russian National Musical Style

Boris Gasparov

in Five Operas and a Symphony: Word and Music in Russian Culture

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106503
eISBN:
9780300133165
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106503.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the national musical style of Russia. It describes Russian chorale and identifies what distinguishes it from its Western counterparts. It also evaluates the contribution of ... More


Landscapes of Living History: Folk Architecture in the National Imaginary

Victoria Donovan

in Chronicles in Stone: Preservation, Patriotism, and Identity in Northwest Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501747878
eISBN:
9781501747892
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747878.003.0004
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter shifts the focus to regional folk heritage, with a particular emphasis on developments in Vologda in the 1960s to 1980s. It presents the strategic affirmation of folk culture in the ... More


Waugh, Betjeman, Lewis, and the Missed Future of Modernism

Ashley Maher

in Reconstructing Modernism: British Literature, Modern Architecture, and the State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198816485
eISBN:
9780191853708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816485.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

World War I has long been considered literary modernism’s defining historical event, a catastrophe that changed avant-garde optimism into postwar pessimism and fragmentation; however, the utopian ... More


An English style?

Trish Winter and Simon Keegan-Phipps

in Performing Englishness: Identity and politics in a contemporary folk resurgence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097300
eISBN:
9781781708699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097300.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Acting as a foil to the previous chapter’s emphasis on multiplicity within the English folk scene, Chapter 4 explores the potential for identifying developing stylistic tendencies across the work of ... More


Maurice Bourgue

Michele Fiala

in Great Oboists on Music and Musicianship

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190915094
eISBN:
9780190915131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190915094.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Maurice Bourgue is a French oboist, chamber musician, composer, and orchestra conductor who won international competitions in Geneva, Birmingham, Munich, Prague, and Budapest. In this chapter he ... More


Speaking Science Fiction

Andy Sawyer and David Seed (eds)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780853238348
eISBN:
9781781380741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238348.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This wide-ranging book explores the various dialogues that flourish between different aspects of science fiction: academics and fans, writers and readers; ideological stances and national styles; ... More


My Back Pages

Richard F. Thomas

in Classical Commentaries: Explorations in a Scholarly Genre

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199688982
eISBN:
9780191768088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688982.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter examines the commentaries of T.E. Page (Bucolics and Georgics 1898, Aeneid 1894–1900) as products of late Victorian and Edwardian English literary, rather than scholarly culture. In the ... More


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