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The Journal of Musicology. 2003; 203305–357 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2003.20.3.305
Published: 01 July 2003
...Alejandro Enrique Planchart Planchart This study examines the tune L'homme arméé and presents evidence from number symbolism embedded in the song that it is a product of the Burgundian court milieu and dates from after 1433. Musical and number symbolism evidence points to Guillaume Du Fay as the...
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Journal of Musicology. 2020; 372123–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.2.123
Published: 11 May 2020
... rue Lafayette and the Boulevard Saint-Germain and saw the commission of Garnier s Paris Ope´ra. In 1860 Haussmann annexed the outer communes, which included the villages of Montmartre, Belleville, and Me´nilomontant, thus expanding the number of Paris arrondissements from twelve to twenty. For a...
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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
... stylach narodowych w muzyce, Sygna y, no. 20 (1936): 6; Lissa, Jakiej rasy by Fryderyk Chopin Chwila, February 26, 1938, 10; and Lissa, W sprawie rasy Fryderyka Chopina, Wiadomos´ci Literackie, no. 39 (1938): 7. 33 Estimates place the number of deportees between 315,000 and well over one million...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 3711–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.1
Published: 01 January 2020
... material/symbolic power differentials 30 See Allan Moore, Authenticity as Authentication, Popular Music 21 (2002): 209 23. Although Moore s examples draw chiefly on popular musics, his arguments are applicable to any number of musical styles or practices. 31 For examples of attention to authenticity s...
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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
...Louis Epstein In 1930 the French composer Darius Milhaud achieved a major career milestone: his ambitious opera Christophe Colomb received its premiere at Berlin’s Staatsoper Unter den Linden. The premiere was the most prestigious of a surprisingly large number of performances of Milhaud’s music in...
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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
... colonization the planting of real and ideological flags. Catalyzed by space s symbolic potential, cultural figures promoted the goals and ideologies of the Soviet space program in their work. Drawing on over half a century of creative fascination with the cosmos, artists produced film, theatre, and stamps to...
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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
... the investigators and legislators who brought about Nixon s impeachment, tape s evidentiary status, its facticity, de- pended in part on its recognized capacity to register physical reality.7 This political and juridical belief in tape s veracity derives from a number of sources, but the medium s...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364498–522 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.498
Published: 01 October 2019
... feasts Leo´n 8 adds to the number of missae specified in the Oracional. A careful study of the material not found or referred to in the Oracional but present in Leo´n 8 and other later sources could yield interesting results about the evolution of the repertory. The contents of the Oracional clearly...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 363295–330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.3.295
Published: 01 July 2019
... understanding of the motet s political character. Although scholars have regarded these sources as politically charged objects, their intertextual content and organization complicate this view. A substantial number of motets from both collections may be assigned a broader commentary function to account for...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 362131–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.2.131
Published: 01 April 2019
... relationship between musical form and social meaning. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Guillaume Du Fay historiography motet mensuration notation number symbolism Nuper rosarum flores proportions Out of Proportion: Nuper rosarum flores and the Danger of False...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 362195–227 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.2.195
Published: 01 April 2019
..., 500 rubles to a moneylender at Kamenka (his brother-in-law s estate), and 600 rubles to his manservant, Aleksei Sofronov, as well as a number of sundry smaller debts.17 Iurgenson brokered an agreement with Sergei Tret iakov, who anonymously provided 2,000 rubles, while Iurgenson waived the 1,000...
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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
... Akademie Ausgabe, vol. 5, page numbers for which are given in the margin of Pluhar s translation as well as in most reputable modern German editions, e.g., Kritik der Urteilskraft, ed. Heiner F. Klemme (Hamburg: Felix Meiner, 2001). 10 Lee Rothfarb, Nineteenth-Century Fortunes of Musical Formalism...
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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
... through the Music Section of the Stalin Prize Committee to receive the award, damning it with faint praise along the way: This is a talented work by a young Leningrad composer; at one time it was regarded more or less positively, but a number of newer, the journal of musicology 110 excellent pieces by...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 36168–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.68
Published: 01 January 2019
... affective goals. In several respects Berlioz s symphony treats with irony the figure of the Romantic Hero that the poem and Byron himself had come to symbolize for his generation. In the symphony, Harold is embodied physically by the solo viola; this feature alone could justify reading the work as...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 3611–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.1
Published: 01 January 2019
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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
...) Psalm 23 (24):7/9, plus newly written text Originally composed for Ferdinand II s entry into Sopron, December 1634 13. Te Deum Ferdinand III Catholic liturgy (r. 1637 57) aThe first number refers to the chapter in the Vulgate; numbers in paren- theses refer to Luther s bible. bActually Frederick III...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2018; 354498–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2018.35.4.498
Published: 01 October 2018
... feature necessary to adapt a German text to pre-existing music, but hardly required in a newly composed work.8 A number of Sonnleith- ner s deviations from Bouilly also parallel the practices of the Viennese adapters. For instance, like the Viennese versions of such works as Me´hul s He´le´na and...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2018; 354431–459 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2018.35.4.431
Published: 01 October 2018
..., both sacred and secular, was copied into manuscripts circulating there.35 A number of English students and nobles were copying and purchasing books in Ferrara, taking degrees at the Ferrarese studio; a few even took in lectures by the humanistic scho- lars Guarino da Verona (1374 1460), Theodorus Gaza...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2004; 212241–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2004.21.2.241
Published: 01 April 2004
...Sterling Lambert The sea, in its seemingly limitless expanse, symbolized the concept of eternity to a number of important artists of the early 19th century, including Coleridge, Friedrich, and Goethe, who struggled to come to terms with this difficult concept through revision of their initial...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2018; 353397–430 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2018.35.3.397
Published: 01 July 2018
... African music Taylor regarded jazz as synonymous with African American music in all its variety a view that, while far from uni- versal, is shared by a number of other musicians and critics.37 What I try to say on my piano he once told a French journalist, is the black expe- rience in musical terms38...