Anthology of twentieth-century music /
[compiled by] Mary H. Wennerstrom.
2nd ed. --
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1988.
1 score (v, 298 p.) ; 28 cm.
0130384984 :
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Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1988.
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general note
Contains works by Bartók, Berg, Carter, Copland, Crumb, Dallapiccola, Debussy, Hindemith, Ives, Messiaen, Reich, Roger Reynolds, Schoenberg, Schuller, Stravinsky, Varèse, Webern, and Zwilich.
Includes index.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Main Description
Contains excerpts from 20th century musical compositions by 13 composers (25 different compositions).
Table of Contents
Béla Bartók
Mikrokosmos No. 126, “Change of Time”
Mikrokosmos No. 148, “Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm,” No. 1
Forty-Four Violin Duets, No. 33, “Song of the Harvest”
Sixth Quartet, Movement 1, Movement 4
Alban Berg
Four Songs, Op. 2, No. 3, No. 4
Wozzeck, “Marie's Lullaby” (Act I, Scene III)
Violin Concerto, Andante (excerpt)
Bach chorale, “Es ist genug”
Andante (excerpt)
Adagio (theme and variations), excerpt
Elliot Carter
Eight Etudes and a Fantasy for Woodwind Quartet
Etude No. 6
Etude No. 7
Aaron Copland
Appalachian Spring (excerpt)
George Crumb
Apparition, Sections I, II, and III with vocalises
Luigi Dallapiccola
Goethe-Lieder Songs Nos. 1, 2, and 3
Claude Debussy
Images 1, “Reflects dans l'eau.”
Preludes 1, No. 2, “Voiles”
Preludes 1, No. 6, “Des pas sur la neige
” Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp, Pastorale
Paul Hindemith
String Quartet, Op. 22, Movement II
Six Chansons, No. 4, “Printemps”
Ludus Tonalis, Interlude and Fugue In A. Charles Ives
Second Sonata for Violin and Piano, Movement III, “The Revival”
Hymn, “Come, thou fount of ev'ry blessing”
Oliver Messiaen
Quatour pour la fin du temps, Movement VI, “Danse de la fureur, pour les sept trompettes”
Clapping Music
Roger Reynolds
Traces, Sections A, B, and C. Arnold Schoenberg
Six Short Pieces for Piano, Op. 19, No. 2, No. 4, No. 6
Suite for Piano, Op. 25, Menuett and Trio
Variations for Orchestra, Op. 31, Introduction, Theme and Variation I
Gunther Schuller
Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee, “Little Blue Devil”
Petroushka, end of second tableau and third tableua, complete
L'Histoire du Soldat, “Soldier's March”
Triumphal March of the Devil
In Memoriam Dylan Thomas, Dirge-Canons (Prelude)
Canticum Sacrum, Dedicatio and Movement I, “Euntes in mundum”
Movement II, “Surge, aquilo”
Hyperprism (excerpt)
Anton Webern
Five Pieces for String Quartet, Op. 5, No. 1
Six Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6, No. 1
Five Canons on Latin Texts, Op. 16, No. 1. Cantata, Op. 29, Movement I
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich. Passages (excerpt)
Composers' Dates
Chronological List of Compositions
Compositions by Medium
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