[Ebook] ➨ Music and Imagination The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures By Aaron Copland – E17streets4all.co.uk One of the most forthright and talented of American composers writes here of the part played by the freely imaginative mind in composing performing and listening to music He urges freuent performance One of the most forthright and Imagination The eBook ↠ talented of American composers writes here of the part played by the freely imaginative mind in composing performing and listening to music He urges freuent performance and sensitive hearing of the music of new composers He discusses sound media new and old and looks toward a musical future in which the timbres and intensities developed by the electronic engineer may find their musical shape and meaning He considers the twentieth century revolt Music and MOBI :ò against classical form and tonality and the recent disturbing political interference with the form and content of music He analyzes American and contemporary European music and the flowering of specifically Western imagination in Villa Lobos and Charles Ives The final chapter is an account partially autobiographical of the composer who seeks to find in an industrial society like that of the United States justification for the life of art in the life about him Mr Copeland whose spectacular success in arriving at a musical vernacular has brought him a wide audience will acuire as many readers as he has listeners with this imaginatively written book.
Aaron Copland was born on November Imagination The eBook ↠ in New York City His musical works ranged from ballet and orchestral music to choral music and movie scores For the better part of four decades Aaron Copland was considered the premier American composerCopland learned to play piano from an older sister By the time he was fifteen he had decided to become a composer His first tentative steps included.
- 116 pages
- Music and Imagination The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures
- Aaron Copland
- 20 October 2016 Aaron Copland