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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (2): 431–492.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Catherine A. Bradley This article explores trends and motivations in the selection of plainchant and vernacular song quotations as the foundations of thirteenth-century motets. I argue that particular tenor melodies that received only cursory treatment in the liturgical polyphony of the Magnus...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2005) 58 (3): 736–748.
Published: 01 December 2005
...RAYMOND KNAPP © 2005 by the American Musicological Society. All rights reserved. 2005 Motives for Allusion: Context and Content in Nineteenth-Century Music , by Reynolds Christopher Alan . Cambridge, MA, and London : Harvard University Press , 2003 . xii, 230 pp. Quotation...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2018) 71 (3): 703–748.
Published: 01 December 2018
... songs say about the practice of borrowing. This article discusses quotations of the chorale “Es ist genug” in Alban Berg's Violin Concerto (1935), Bernd Alois Zimmermann's “Ich wandte mich und sah an alles Unrecht, das geschah unter der Sonne”: Ekklesiastische Aktion (1970), David Del Tredici's Pop...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (1948) 11-13: 40–41.
Published: 01 September 1948
..., on May 17-18, 1947 at Michigan State College.] All papers were read in East Lansing at the date given. Teaching Tonality Otto Gombosi (MW) [Abstract printed in Bulletin 8 (1943), p. 33] Brahms and Wagner. Their Artistic and Personal Relations, Illustrated by Quotations from Unknown Sources Robert...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2016) 69 (1): 179–236.
Published: 01 April 2016
... 1960s by virtue of its audible quotations of revolutionary songs, its readily intelligible text setting, and especially its retention of the diatonic structure of the song on which the piece is based, the communist “Internationale.” Nono's decision, following the premiere, to withdraw the work from his...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2008) 61 (2): 373–410.
Published: 01 August 2008
... quotations from their works appear in unbroken extension. As though he meant to model his concept of music ever more explicitly on Schopenhauer's metaphysics and Proust's romanticism, Beckett's quotations from music gain strength over time, achieve more immediate reality, and become a dominant factor in his...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2020) 73 (1): 149–171.
Published: 01 April 2020
... speech (in quotation marks, we would say). It is only in these passages that the epic poets, taking on the voices of the characters, “effect their narration [ diēgēsis ] by means of enactment [ mimēsis ].” 12 Conversely, the first mode in its pure form does not entail any impersonation, which is why...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2020) 73 (1): 53–94.
Published: 01 April 2020
... the racist caricatures circulated by Opry personnel after his firing. 56 Perhaps just as important was Morton and Wolfe's decision to foreground Bailey's perspective through generous quotations from the musician himself, giving him a substantial role in shaping posthumous conversations about his...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2020) 73 (1): 95–148.
Published: 01 April 2020
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2020) 73 (1): 1–52.
Published: 01 April 2020
.... There is more than an echo of Habsburg antinationalistic policies in this call, since it posits that only the downplaying of national partisanships and political disagreements can sustain the ethical dimension of cultural cosmopolitanism. 35 The musical analogy introduced in the quotation above...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (3): 887–902.
Published: 01 December 2019
... most directed kind of search is performed by enclosing the search phrase (“circulus rotundus”) in double quotation marks: this returns 16 results. Entering the same phrase without double quotation marks returns 23 results and is a more flexible way of searching, since it will return instances of either...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (3): 665–718.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Reinhardt and His People: A Unique Collection of Photographs, Illustrations, Memorabilia, and Quotations . Newcastle upon Tyne : Ashley Mark Publishing Company , 1994 . Cugny, Laurent . “Django Reinhardt et ‘Flèche d'or’: pourquoi ne l'a-t-on pas entendu?” In La catastrophe apprivoisée: Regards...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (3): 613–663.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Tauff , 8r: “Die Innwohner des Königreichs Guinea , wollen sonst keine Mohren heissen / sonder Nigriten , von dem schwarzen Fluß Nigro . … Jedoch heissen sie wegen ihrer schwartzen Leibsgestalt und farb / recht und billich Mohren.” (Slashes in both prose and verse quotations from Fussenegger's...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (3): 719–779.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Harlem Renaissance , ch. 10, esp. 93. 127. The first quotation is from a journalist's characterization of Freeman's ambitions: “Celebrate Him,” New York Amsterdam News , January 24, 1934, 6. The second is from a letter written by Valdo Freeman to a prospective sponsor: Valdo Freeman, letter...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (2): 585–590.
Published: 01 August 2019
... website gives extended quotations from many sources cited in the text. Talle excels at sketching vignettes of encounters between individuals and giving accounts of people's pursuit of music in their homes. He crafts these with a wealth of descriptive, elegantly phrased detail. For example, as Leipzig...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (2): 363–429.
Published: 01 August 2019
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2010) 63 (1): 45–97.
Published: 01 April 2010
... tendentious reading of the sources. Marissen's further claim that Handel consciously reinforced the libretto's supposed anti-Jewish connotations by means of motivic symbolism, orchestration, and chorale quotations rests on misconceptions about the composer's style. Jennens probably conceived Messiah not to...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2019) 72 (1): 115–180.
Published: 01 April 2019
...,” “wilderness,” and even “nature” itself, are problematic. Some critics avoid the term “environment” on account of the way it separates humans from a natural world they inhabit rather than viewing them as part of it. 18 Others advocate using the term “nature” in quotation marks to underscore its status as a...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2018) 71 (3): 861–862.
Published: 01 December 2018
... History at the University of British Columbia. His areas of research include modernism, popular music, and issues of race, gender, and sexuality. He is the author of Quotation and Cultural Meaning in Twentieth-Century Music,Musical Modernism at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century, and The Ballad in...
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Journal of the American Musicological Society (2018) 71 (3): 655–701.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Genre of Music.’” 13. Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories , 119. 14. See Borthwick, “Latin Quotations” and “Haydn's Latin Quotations.” See also Allan, Commonplace Books , chs. 6 and 10. 15. Barthes, “Reality Effect.” On the possible relationships between reality (effects) and New Historicist...