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Quotation and Cultural Meaning in Twentieth-Century Music

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ISBN-10: 0521825091

ISBN-13: 9780521825092

Edition: 2003

Authors: David Joel Metzer, Jeffrey Kallberg, Anthony Newcomb, Ruth Solie

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The practice of incorporating quotations from works by other musicians into new compositions & performances is examined. Metzer shows how the cultural associations of the original pieces can be assimilated & transformed in cultural dialogues sustained around race, childhood, madness & mass media, etc.
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Book details

List price: $119.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/17/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

List of plates
Childhood and nostalgia in the works of Charles Ives
Black and white: quotations in Duke Ellington���s 'Black and Tan Fantasy'
Interlude: chronological scenes
The promise of the past: Rochberg, Berio and Stockhausen
Sampling and thievery
Covered up: borrowing in Sandra Bernhard���s Without You I���m Nothing
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