Overview:Music after the Fall: Modern Composition and Culture since 1989 - Music after the Fall is the first book to survey contemporary Western art music within the transformed political, cultural, and technological environment of the post-Cold War era. In this book, Tim Rutherford-Johnson considers musical composition against this changed backdrop, placing it in the context of globalization, digitization, and new media. Drawing connections with the other arts, in particular visual art and architecture, he expands the definition of Western art music to include forms of composition, experimental music, sound art, and crossover work from across the spectrum, inside and beyond the concert hall. Each chapter is a critical consideration of a wide range of composers, performers, works, and institutions, and develops a broad and rich picture of the new music ecosystem, from North American string quartets to Lebanese improvisers, from electroacoustic music studios in South America to ruined pianos in the Australian outback. Rutherford-Johnson puts forth a new approach to the study of contemporary music that relies less on taxonomies of style and technique than on the comparison of different responses to common themes of permission, fluidity, excess, and loss.

This book is on page /47df93bdff6ee0e8dc5bc4a08409d9a8/book/1603729655-9780520283145. It was written by the following authors: Tim Rutherford-Johnson. Book Music after the Fall: Modern Composition and Culture since 1989, which can be read online, published by the company: University of California Press. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Entertainment, History. The book was published on 2017-02-14 00:00:00. It has 368 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 680 g. File for download Music after the Fall: Modern Composition and Culture since 1989 has PDF format and is called music-after-the-fall-modern-composition-and-culture-since-1989.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our ilciancino.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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