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Antithetical arts : on the ancient quarrel between literature and music, Peter Kivy

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Antithetical arts : on the ancient quarrel between literature and music
Title
Antithetical arts
Title remainder
on the ancient quarrel between literature and music
Statement of responsibility
Peter Kivy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Peter Kivy presents a critical examination of the two rival ways of understanding instrumental music. He argues against 'literary' interpretation in terms of representational or narrative content, and defends musical formalism. He also discusses interpretations of a range of works in the canon
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Kivy, Peter
Dewey number
  • 780'.08
  • 787.1
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Music and literature
  • Music
Target audience
specialized
Label
Antithetical arts : on the ancient quarrel between literature and music, Peter Kivy
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199596294
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780199596294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Antithetical arts : on the ancient quarrel between literature and music, Peter Kivy
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199596294
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780199596294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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