Hindemith, Hartman and Henze

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Phaidon Press, Oct 19, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 239 pages
Twentieth-century German music has been characterized by its diversity. A central mainstream has been dominated, however, by the work of Paul Hindemit, Karl Amadeus Hartmann and Hans Werner Henze. Born at different times, and from different backgrounds, there are parallels between their careers. This book looks at how all three have nurtured their heritage by uniting the spirit of experiment with traditional German expression.

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Contents

Preface
6
The German Question
8
IS Chapter
15
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Guy Rickards is a freelance writer on music. He contributes regularly to numerous publications including Gramophone, Contemporary Music Review, BBC Music Magazineand the Guardian.

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