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The Resource An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt, (electronic book)

An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt, (electronic book)

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An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt
Title
An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this celebration of Milton Babbitt's art, Andrew Mead explores the development of a central figure in contemporary American music. As a teacher and writer, Babbitt has influenced two generations of students, including such notable musicians as Stephen Sondheim and Donald Martino. He has helped establish the study of music theory as a serious academic pursuit, and his articles on Schoenberg, Stravinsky, and the twelve-tone system constitute a seminal body of research. But Babbitt is first and last a composer, whose works are, in Mead's words, ""truly music to be heard."" With Mead as a gu
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Mead, Andrew
Dewey number
789
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML410.B066
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Babbitt, Milton
  • Twelve-tone system
Label
An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt, (electronic book)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884013210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691601007
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An Introduction to the Music of Milton Babbitt, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884013210
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691601007
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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