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Author Perle, George, 1915-2009.

Title The listening composer / George Perle.

Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  780.92 Per    AVAILABLE
Physical description 202 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary George Perle takes us into the composer's workshop as he reevaluates what we call 'twentieth-century music'- a term used to refer to new or modern or contemporary music that represents a radical break from the tonal tradition, or 'common practice, ' of the preceding three centuries.
Subject Perle, George, 1915-2009 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0520069919 (alk. paper)