Beethoven: The Man who Freed Music

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Doubleday, Doran, 1933 - 693 pages

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Contents

A TOWN OF MUSIC LOVERS
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YOUNG PYGMALION AND THE PLASTER CASTS
23
HE COMES HE PLAYS HE CONQUERS
34
CATASTROPHE FINGERS THE KNOCKER
50
BEETHOVEN HUGS THE CONTRABASS
59
FINDING HIS MEDIUM
63
PROMETHEUS WRITES A BALLET
72
BEETHOVENS ISOLDE
298
WHEN TWO STRONG MEN
314
THE HUMOROUS SYMPHONY
320
WHEN BEETHOVEN LAUGHED
329
THE BEETHOVENATE SYMPHONY 340 THE BEETHOVENATE SYMPHONY
340
AS GOOD AS LOST
350
THE EMANCIPATOR EMANCIPATED
364
HE FREES THE MASS
381

LE GRAND SOURD
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THE MORTAL BELOVEDS
99
A FRESH START
105
IS BEETHOVENISM
116
PROMETHEUS BRINGS FIRE I 22
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THE PRACTICAL JOKER
143
BEETHOVENS TEMPEST
152
ROUND PEG SQUARE HOLE
162
QUARTETS FOR A LATER AGE
175
PEACE POWER AND PLENTY
190
THE PRINCELY RABBLE
198
WHO KNOCKS AT THE DOOR?
211
FATE FUMBLES AT THE BOX OFFICE
225
THE PRINCELY RABBLE IS PRINCELY
237
WHAT FICTION DOES TO MUSIC
248
PROGRAM MUSIC AND THE PASTORAL
255
THE IMMORAL IMMORTAL BETTINA
270
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EGMONT THE SERIOSO AND THE ARCHDUKE
286
MR HYDE AND THE HELLHOUNDS
390
THE CHORAL SYMPHONY
399
HE EMBRACES THE AMATEURS ess to Beechinacement et APP
416
THE CREATIVE LISTENER AND THE LAST
423
LA GAIETE
430
THE A MINOR QUARTET
438
SPANGY IN THE BLACK SPANIARDS HOUSE 45
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THE MASTERS MASTERPIECE
458
THE MADMAN AT GNEIXENDORF
468
RETROSPECT IN F MAJOR
473
SI HOW BEETHOVEN FREED MUSIC
489
WHAT BEETHOVEN MEANS TO US
495
THE BORROWING ALCHEMIST
511
BEETHOVEN INVENTS THE GERMMOTIVE
530
SOME SOURCEMOTIVES
566
A CHIEF SOURCEMOTIVE OF BEETHOVEN
578
How to Know Beethoven Through Automatic Instruments
615
Some Technical Terms Every Music Lover Should
626
Bibliography
636
A List of Beethovens Printed Works
642
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