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The composer"s advocate

a radical orthodoxy for musicians

by Erich Leinsdorf

  • 281 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.),
  • Conducting,
  • Music -- Performance

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementErich Leinsdorf.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT75 .L44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 216 p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4103056M
    ISBN 100300024274
    LC Control Number80017614

    One such advocate of the so-called “Holocaust” composers is Joza Karas, who spent his own money and devoted decades of his life to telling a fascinating story that no one else had told about the remarkable musical life in the concentration camp at Terezín in what is now the Czech Republic. As a vigorous, articulate advocate for the music and musicians of our time, in Larsen co-founded the Minnesota Composers Forum, now the American Composer’s Forum, which has become an invaluable aid for composers in a transitional time for American arts.A former holder of the Papamarkou Chair at John W. Kluge Center of the Library of Congress, Larsen has also held residencies with the. Women Composers and Music Technology in the United States: Crossing the Line. is to shift background and foreground so that women like Smiley and Shields become the historical subjects and their male colleagues play supporting roles. This perspective shift makes .


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Produced in association with the American Composers Forum. Reminding you that all music was once new.®. "Concise, witty and rewarding That Maestro Leinsdorf is an extraordinarily astute and sensitive musician is evident on every page of The Composer’s Advocate.

Musicians will find his insights profound and his ideas compelling."-- Hugh Wolff, Washington Post Book World. Serving as the Composer’s Advocate. This is a term that was popularized by the composer Eric Leinsdorff in a book of the same title. What it means is that what we do is that we're essentially the servant of the composer that we're there to advocate for his or her musical creation, the piece that they've written and how we approach that in.

Composers Datebook™ is a daily two-minute program designed to inform, engage, and entertain listeners with timely information about composers of the past and present. Each program notes. The Composer's Advocate is a classic text on conducting and interpretation.

Full of wisdom on the subject. However it looks like it is a rather poor photocopy of a photocopy. In places the text is even rather faded or blurred so it isn't a very rewarding reading experience.

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Get this The composers advocate book a library. The composer's advocate: a radical orthodoxy for musicians. [Erich Leinsdorf] -- In this work, the author puts forward his theory that the role of the conductor is to discover, and then deliver upon, the intentions of the great composers for how they wanted their compositions to.

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Philip Blackburn was born in Cambridge, England, and studied music there and at the University of Iowa with Kenneth Gaburo. He has worked at the American Composers Forum since as director of the innova Recordings label and has produced over albums, including the multimedia Urtext series, Enclosures: Harry Partch.

A book any musician, or any serious student or concertgoer, will find stimulating, provocative and instructive." -Robert C. Marsh, Chicago Sun-Times "Wise, detailed and valuable book Should become a set text for all performing artists."-Andrew Porter, The New Yorker "Throughout the book, Leinsdorf displays his knowledge and wisdom with a Pages:   What were composers' day jobs.

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