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  1. The Tender Gaze

    The Tender Gaze: Compassionate Encounters on the German Screen, Page, and Stage [Hardback]

    Muriel Cormican(Editor); Jennifer Marston William(Editor); John Blair(Contributor); Mary-Elizabeth O'Brien(Contributor); Nancy Nenno(Contributor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781640140745
    Published by : Camden House
    Series: Women and Gender in German Studies
    Volume: 5
    The gaze, understood as a way of looking at others that involves contemplation and the operation of power, has an extensive history of iterations such as the male gaze (Mulvey), the oppositional gaze (hooks), and the postcolonial gaze (Said). This... .... Learn More
  2. Tempo and Tactus in the German Baroque

    Tempo and Tactus in the German Baroque: Treatises, Scores, and the Performance of Organ Music [Hardback]

    Julia Dokter(Author)

    $135.00

    ISBN: 9781648250187
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: 178
    Before the advent of the metronome ca. 1800, there was little in the way of a standardized, commonly accessible method for precisely communicating how fast musical compositions should be performed. Instead of absolute time (that is, plottable on a... .... Learn More
  3. Mexican Genders, Mexican Genres

    Mexican Genders, Mexican Genres: Cinema, Television, and Streaming Since 2010 [Hardback]

    Paul Julian Smith(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781855663466
    Published by : Tamesis Books
    Series: Tamesis Studies in Popular and Digital Cultures
    Volume: 1
    This book focusses on gender and the audio-visual landscape of Mexico since 2010, examining popular culture as expressed in the still distinct but rapidly converging media forms of cinema, television, and streaming platforms. It tracks how changes... .... Learn More
  4. Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz

    Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz: A Fraught Relationship [Paperback]

    Bojan Bujic(Author); Christopher Wintle(Author); Christopher Wintle(Editor)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9780993198380
    Published by : Plumbago Books
    Egon Wellesz studied music only briefly with Arnold Schoenberg but remained forever captivated by his personality. Yet, unlike Alban Berg or Anton Webern, he never wholly succumbed to his master but developed his own style: in the1920s he emerged ... .... Learn More
  5. Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz

    Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz: A Fraught Relationship [Hardback]

    Bojan Bujic(Author); Christopher Wintle(Author); Christopher Wintle(Editor)

    $65.00

    ISBN: 9780993198373
    Published by : Plumbago Books
    Egon Wellesz studied music only briefly with Arnold Schoenberg but remained forever captivated by his personality. Yet, unlike Alban Berg or Anton Webern, he never wholly succumbed to his master but developed his own style: in the1920s he emerged ... .... Learn More
  6. Cantar Fuori Porta

    Cantar Fuori Porta: Storia, spettacoli e protagonisti del teatro Mediceo di Pratolino (1679-1710) [Paperback]

    Leonardo Spinelli(Author)

    $28.00

    ISBN: 9788859620068
    Published by : Edizioni Polistampa
    Series: Storia dello Spettacolo
    Volume: 1
    Based on first-hand documents, the volume reconstructs the brief history of the shows hosted in the villa outside the town of Pratolino, near Florence, during the reign of the Grand Prince Ferdinando de’ Medici. On the stage of that theater,... .... Learn More
  7. Canonic Repertories and the French Musical Press

    Canonic Repertories and the French Musical Press: Lully to Wagner [Hardback]

    William Weber(Author); Beverly Wilcox(Contributor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781648250163
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: 177
    This long-awaited book by a leading historian of European music life offers a fresh reading of concert and operatic life by showing how certain musical works in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century France came to be considered "canonic": t... .... Learn More
  8. The Event of Music History

    The Event of Music History [Paperback]

    J.P.E. Harper-Scott(Author); J. P. E. Harper-Scott(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781783275991
    Published by : Boydell Press
    This book presents a new theory of how to write music history, and offers an exemplar of this new theory in action, in a series of four chapter-length reflexions on Beethoven's heroic style. The first book-length theory of music history since Carl... .... Learn More
  9. Singing the Crusades

    Singing the Crusades: French and Occitan Lyric Responses to the Crusading Movements, 1137-1336 [Paperback]

    Linda Paterson(Author)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9781843846000
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    The crusading movements provoked a vast and diverse mass of reactions in the medieval West. While Latin sources provide official versions of its preaching, organisation and events, the vernacular lyrics of the troubadours and trouvères pres... .... Learn More
  10. Bizet's Carmen Uncovered

    Bizet's Carmen Uncovered [Hardback]

    Richard Langham Smith(Author)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781783275250
    Published by : Boydell Press
    What were the forces that brought Carmen to the Operatic stage? There were certainly many: for example, the liberation of Spain from the Napoleonic rule in 1813; the subsequent emigration of Spanish artists and musicians to form an active communit... .... Learn More

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