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19th-Century Music (2018) 42 (1): 30–52.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the narrator can be just as unstable in literary texts as in musical ones. The problems of narration that have been imputed to music are problems of narration itself. Regarding the era of Chopin's Ballade, these problems also point to unstable models of subjectivity, which the logic of narrative...
19th-Century Music (2015) 39 (1): 35–55.
Published: 01 July 2015
... adaptation, Nijinsky's ballet creates a context that affords a fresh encounter with Debussy's work in a different medium, resetting our understanding, making new interpretations possible, and thus continuing the music's narrative legacy by varying its appearance. Nijinsky's notation of the dance reflects his...
19th-Century Music (2011) 35 (1): 72–89.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Sherry Lee A quest, a murder, and musical retribution through a dead body part that sings: these are the elements of the folktale known as “The Singing Bone,” a traditional narrative that appears in numerous versions in both oral and literary European traditions. For decades, this tale has drawn...
19th-Century Music (2010) 34 (2): 168–185.
Published: 01 November 2010
... artistic movement, Berlioz's most famous work, Symphonie fantastique , emerges as a musical manifestation of fantastic techniques, and Berlioz himself as an important contributor to the Fantastic culture that swept nineteenth-century France. Using Tzvetan Todorov's narrative theory, I identify two...
19th-Century Music (2009) 33 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 July 2009
... California 2009 Leroux novel Faust narrative gramophone 62 19TH CENTURY MUSIC 19th-Century Music, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 62 78. ISSN: 0148-2076, electronic ISSN 1533-8606. © 2009 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to...
19th-Century Music (2009) 32 (3): 211–234.
Published: 01 March 2009
...J. P. E. Harper-Scott Wagner's engagement with medieval sources like the Nibelungenlied has generally been examined in relation to poetic style in his librettos. One of the defining structural features of his literary inspirations is the narrative interlace structure, which is common to literature...