The Cambridge Companion to Schumann

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$80.99  $74.51
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
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Pages
302
Dimensions
6.9 X 1.0 X 9.8 inches | 1.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780521783415
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About the Author

Beate Perrey is currently Senior Lecturer in Critical Musicology and Analysis at the University of Liverpool, and was previously Visiting Professor at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris and Research Fellow at Trinity and Christ's College, Cambridge. Together with Gillian Beer and Malcolm Bowie, she co-directs the long-term research project New Languages for Criticism: Cross-currents and Resistances at the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities of the University of Cambridge. She is the author of Schumann's 'Dichterliebe' and Early Romantic Poetics: Fragmentation of Desire (Cambridge, 2002), and writes about nineteenth and twentieth century music and its interfaces with different forms of cultural expression, and the verbal and visual arts.

Reviews

..".intellegient, up-to-date essays...excellent book... Each essay is well crafted and insightful... Perrey has molded the essays into a unified and accessible portrait of Schumann." --Choice
"Expertly compiled and edited by Beate Perrey, 'The Cambridge Companion to Schumann" is an up-to-date introduction showcasing the work of nineteenth and twentieth-century classical compooser Robert Schuman...A very highly recommended, essential addition to the academic and university music department reference collections."
Midwest Book Review