Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Music, Criticism & Politics
Latest

Music Criticism 1950-2000

By   /  22 April 2019  /  Music, Criticism & Politics, New Releases  /  Comments Off on Music Criticism 1950-2000

edited by Roberto Illiano and Massimiliano Locanto, Turnhout, Brepols, 2019 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 8), pp. xxiv + 420, ISBN 978-2-503-58442-3.

This book addresses the complex world of music criticism during the second half of the twentieth century, with particular …

Read More →
Latest

Music Criticism 1900-1950

By   /  12 September 2018  /  Music, Criticism & Politics, New Releases  /  Comments Off on Music Criticism 1900-1950

edited by Jordi Ballester and German Gan Quesada, Turnhout, Brepols, 2018 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 7), pp. xiv+526, ISBN 978-2-503-58072-2.

This monograph focuses on the situation of Music Criticism throughout the first half of the twentieth century, Adorno, Stuckenschmidt, Stravinsky,
Read More →
Latest

Music and Power in the Baroque Era

By   /  12 July 2018  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Music and Power in the Baroque Era

edited by Rudolf Rasch, Turnhout, Brepols, 2018 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 6), pp. xii+463, ISBN: 978-2-503-58071-5.

Music always functions in a specific environment. And, viewed from the other side, environments use music to confirm and strengthen their identities. Institutions of …

Read More →
Latest

Dance, Ideology and Power in Francoist Spain (1938-1968)

By   /  12 November 2017  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Dance, Ideology and Power in Francoist Spain (1938-1968)

edited by Beatriz Martínez del Fresno and Belén Vega Pichaco, Turnhout, Brepols Publishers, 2017 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 5), pp. XXXVI+568, ISBN 978-2-503-57740-1

In 1938, the first regular Government of General Franco was constituted in the “national area”. Under this

Read More →
Latest

Jehoash Hirshberg, Opera in Search of a Just Ruler for a Unified Italy

By   /  12 July 2017  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Jehoash Hirshberg, Opera in Search of a Just Ruler for a Unified Italy

Turnhout, Brepols, 2017 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 4), pp. xvi+122, ISBN 978-2-503-57739-5.

With the establishment of Il Regno d’Italia in 1861 the heydays of Risorgimento opera as a powerful political tool were over. A new category of operas, which is …

Read More →
Latest

Nineteenth-Century Music Criticism

By   /  12 February 2017  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Nineteenth-Century Music Criticism

edited by Teresa Cascudo, Turnhout, Brepols, 2017 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 3), pp. xxiv + 526, ISBN 978-2-503-57497-4.

The “long nineteenth century” encompasses what has been described by some authors as “newspaper civilization”. Music was fundamental for many men and …

Read More →
Latest

Music and War in Europe from French Revolution to World War I

By   /  12 December 2016  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Music and War in Europe from French Revolution to World War I

edited by Étienne Jardin, Turnhout, Brepols, 2016 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 2), pp. xii+468, ISBN 978-2-503-57032-7.

2014, with the commemoration of the centennial of the Great War, has been a productive year for research on the relation between music and …

Read More →
Latest

Protest Music in the Twentieth Century

By   /  11 December 2015  /  Music, Criticism & Politics  /  Comments Off on Protest Music in the Twentieth Century

edited by Roberto Illiano, Turnhout, Brepols, 2015 (Music, Criticism & Politics, 1), pp. xiv+418, isbn 978-2-503-56628-3

The subject of this monograph is protest music and ‘dissident’ composers and musicians during the twentieth century, with a particular focus on the forms …

Read More →