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The Journal of Musicology. 2017; 343354–390 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2017.34.3.354
Published: 01 July 2017
... of the University of California 2017 BBC radio ballads Ewan MacColl folk revival New Left social realism Industrial Balladry, Mass Culture, and the Politics of Realism in Cold War Britain ROSS COLE In the late 1950s Ewan MacColl, Charles Parker, and Peggy Seeger embarked on a...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2016; 333332–361 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2016.33.3.332
Published: 01 July 2016
...Gleb Tsipursky Examining the history of jazz in the Soviet Union between 1948 and 1953, this essay sheds light on the role of popular music in the cultural competition of the early Cold War. While the Soviet authorities pursued a tolerant policy toward jazz during World War II because of its...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 2613–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.1.3
Published: 01 January 2009
..., including Max Kozloff s American Painting During the Cold War (1973) and Eva Cockcroft s Abstract Expressionism, Weapon of the Cold War (1974), together with a useful summary of the various positions in the debates they inspired, are included in Francis Frascina, ed., Pollock and After: The Critical...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 262133–174 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.2.133
Published: 01 April 2009
...Stephen A. Crist The Dave Brubeck Quartet's 1958 tour on behalf of the U.S. State Department, part of the grand Cold War project of propagating American-style democracy in opposition to communism, did not advance in an orderly and self-evident manner. Rather it was an extremely contingent...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 262205–239 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.2.205
Published: 01 April 2009
...Lisa Jakelski Poland's post-1956 cultural liberalizations sat uneasily in the midst of a Cold War binary that equated avant-gardism with artistic freedom and socialist realism with aesthetic coercion. During 1960––61, Polish composers and critics debated the seeming paradox of official support in...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 262175–204 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.2.175
Published: 01 April 2009
... la Pentecôôte for organ (1950), Messiaen dramatizes the Cold War threat of nuclear apocalypse by contrasting a leitmotif he calls the Beast of the Apocalypse with evocations of birdsong that represent peace and freedom. Probably influenced by Picasso's use of birds as symbols of peace and by Renéé...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 26185–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.1.85
Published: 01 January 2009
... of Renéé Leibowitz's successful promotion of serialism in France, scholars of the Cold War have seen the 1945 concerts as a precursor to Stravinsky's participation in the 1952 L'ŒŒuvre du XXe sièècle , a festival in Paris indirectly funded by the CIA. These interpretations subsume the immediate...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2014; 312199–230 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2014.31.2.199
Published: 01 April 2014
... style criticism. He also claims that a “true history” of music can overcome the survey genre by offering causal explanations of historical events. In his discussion of the Cold War avant-garde, however, Taruskin points the way toward a slightly different kind of historiography by employing what I call a...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364464–497 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.464
Published: 01 October 2019
... first woman in space in 1963 epitomized the complexities of the cultural Cold War and the utopian underpinnings of the Thaw. Space, the ultimate nonaligned sphere, was a new world for the planting of real and ideological flags. At the same time, these successes were key to reimagining the ideals of...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2018; 354535–566 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2018.35.4.535
Published: 01 October 2018
...Rachel S. Vandagriff During the Cold War, American private foundations subsidized American modernist composers, supporting their work through commissions, underwriting recordings and concerts, and promoting their ideas in radio programs and periodicals circulated at home and abroad. From its...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2009; 262240–273 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2009.26.2.240
Published: 01 April 2009
...Phil Ford Writers across a wide spectrum of cold war discourse voiced an anxiety that American minds could be made to see things as some alien will might want us to see them. Cold War popular culture drew on such notions to fashion a spectacle of mind control and depicted advertising, Hollywood...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2006; 234485–527 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2006.23.4.485
Published: 01 October 2006
... that at these moments The Tender Land and Candide reject the conservative and liberal anticommunism of their mutual Cold War context to remember or imagine the possibilities of a vital Left. ©© 2006 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2006 Aaron Copland Leonard...
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Journal of Musicology. 2020; 372231–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.2.231
Published: 11 May 2020
... Early Cold War Poland and East Germany (West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2013), 21 23; Cindy Bylander, Cliche´s Revisited: Poland s 1949 ago´w Composers Conference, Polski Rocznik Muzykologiczny 13 (2015): 15 34; and S awomir Wieczorek, Na froncie muzyki: Socrealistyczny dyskurs o...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37139–50 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.39
Published: 01 January 2020
... Musicologica 88 (2016): 63 86; Sumanth Gopinath and Anna Schultz, Sentimental Remembrance and the Amusements of Forgetting in Karl & Harty s Kentucky Journal of the American Musicological Society 69 (2016): 477 524; and Schultz, Translated Fronts: Songs of Socialist Cosmopolitanism in Cold War India...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37194–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.94
Published: 01 January 2020
... exchange that are normally associated with the period after the Second World War. In arguing for this important similarity between pre- and postwar musical culture, I build on the work of scholars who have identified continuities that transcend established historiographical caesuras in twentieth-century...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364437–463 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.437
Published: 01 October 2019
... defamiliarized real-world sound samples. In addition, Schaefer strove to develop a systematic way to describe the sounds acoustical qualities and to classify and organize them accordingly. See Iverson, Electronic Inspirations: Technologies of the Cold War Musical Avant-Garde (Oxford: Oxford University Press...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 362228–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.2.228
Published: 01 April 2019
.... The division of North and South America as two separate continents, or the Americas, is a construct developed by geographers in the United States during the Cold War era. See Martin W. Lewis and Ka¨ren E. Wigen, The Myth of Continents: A Critique of Metageography (Berkeley, Los Angeles, London...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 36196–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.96
Published: 01 January 2019
... homeless person in a train station, and a rag collector (fig. 2b). The second poem, Carousel, criticizes Jim Crow segregation in the United States. During the Cold War, US racism was lambasted, in go-to rhetorical fashion, in L Unita`, Pravda, Izvestiya, and other major commu- nist newspapers. One year...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 36139–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.39
Published: 01 January 2019
... Kant sought to create an enduring intellectual peace between the warring claims of logic and experience.15 Yet a con- tradiction loomed within Kant s own philosophy what Kant himself called an immense gulf between the two spheres of human activity represented by his first two Critiques.16 One...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2018; 354460–497 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2018.35.4.460
Published: 01 October 2018
... (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Other notable recent monographs include Danielle Fosler-Lussier, Music in America s Cold War Diplomacy (Oakland: University of California Press, 2015); Carol A. Hess, Representing the Good Neighbor: Music, Difference, and the Pan American Dream (Oxford: Oxford...