Download e-book for kindle: Furtw?ler on Music: Essays and Addresses by Wilhelm by Ronald Taylor

By Ronald Taylor

Wilhelm Furtw?ler left not just a few of the maximum interpretations of operatic and symphonic song on checklist, but additionally expressed his perspectives on musical problems with the instant in a few outspoken essays and talks. His writings diversity from sensible concerns of functionality and interpretation to aesthetic reflections on what he observed because the alarming path during which tune used to be constructing within the wake of Schoenberg and the twelve-tone music of composition. Professor Ronald Taylor has the following, for the 1st time, translated and annotated a range of Furtw?ler's writings overlaying the 4 many years from the 1st global warfare to the conductor's demise in 1954, and prefaced them with an essay on Furtw?ler's debatable occupation and complex character. the result's a set of stimulating items with a declare on our consciousness, made all of the higher for reflecting the musical and philosophical beliefs of 1 of the good conductors of the 20 th century.

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