Intersections and transpositions : Russian music, literature, and society / edited and with an introduction by Andrew Baruch Wachtel

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Subjects: Music and literature
Music in literature
Music--Social aspects--Russia (Federation)
Music--Russia (Federation)--History and criticism
Russian literature--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 1998
Series: Studies in Russian literature and theory
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xvi, 301 p. : ports., music ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: A Note on Transliteration
Introduction / Andrew Baruch Wachtel
Pt. I. Music in Art
Susanin, Two Glinkas, and Ryleev: History-Making in A Life for the Tsar / Thomas P. Hodge 3
The Boris Plot on Stage: Karamzin, Pushkin, and Musorgsky as Historical Thinkers / Caryl Emerson 20
Epic Melodies: An Examination of Folk Motifs in the Text and Music of Prince Igor / Jennifer Fuller 33
Sonata Form in Chekhov's "The Black Monk" / Rosamund Bartlett 58
The Golden Cockerel between Realism and Modernism / Justin Weir 73
Russian Expressionism at the Opera: Prokofiev's The Gambler / Alexander Burry 90
Interview with "The Nose": Shostakovich's Adaptation of Gogol / James Morgan 111
Music and Poetry: The Case of Shostakovich and Blok / Tim Langen, Jesse Langen 138
Temporal Counterpoint as a Principle of Formation in Doctor Zhivago / Boris Gasparov 165
Pt. II. Music in Life
The Domestic Muse: Music at Home in the Twilight of Serfdom / Richard Stites 187
Signora Melas, or An Italian Soprano in Russia / Ilya Vinitsky 206
Her Final Debut: The Kadmina Legend in Russian Literature / Julie Buckler 225
Assigning Meaning to "Musical Speech": The Theories of Boleslav Iavorsky in the Cultural Revolution / Amy Nelson 253
On the Peculiarities of Soviet Rock and Roll / Nicholas Glossop 274
Notes on Contributors 299
Additional Authors: Wachtel, Andrew
Notes: LCCN: 98005718 /MN
ISBN: 0810115808
Includes bibliographical references
OCLC Number: 38474619
ISBN/ISSN: 0810115808