Bartók, Hungary, and the renewal of tradition : case studies in the intersection of modernity and nationality / David E. Schneider

Author(s): Schneider, David E., 1963-
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Subjects: Composers--Hungary--Biography
Music--Hungary--20th century--History and criticism
Bartók, Béla, 1881-1945--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Berkeley : Univesity of California Press, c2006
Series: California studies in 20th-century music 5
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xi, 308 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2006040262
ISBN: 0520245032 (cloth : alk. paper)
EAN: 9780520245037
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-292) and index
Contents: Tradition rejected : Bartók's polemics and the nineteenth-century Hungarian musical inheritance -- Tradition maintained : nationalism, verbunkos, Kossuth and the Rhapsody, op. 1 -- Tradition transformed : "The night's music" and the pastoral roots of a modern style -- Tradition challenged : confronting Stravinsky -- Tradition transcribed : the Rhapsody for violin no. 1, the politics of folk-music research and the artifice of authenticity -- Tradition restored : the Violin concerto, verbunkos and Hungary on the eve of World War II
OCLC Number: 65187359
ISBN/ISSN: 0520245032
9780520245037