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Karel Husa: A Composer's Life in Essays and Documents (Studies in the History & Interpretation of Music v. 91)

Karel Husa: A Composer's Life in Essays and Documents (Studies in the History & Interpretation of Music v. 91)

By: Mark A. Radice (editor)Hardback

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For this vast array of information in these studies, Dr. Radice, Curator of the Karel Husa Archive and Gallery at Ithaca College School of Music, P. rofessor of Music History at Ithaca, has provided cohesion in his opening essay, in which he offers full biographical dat in addition to discussions of everything that Karel has written to date; he has also included selected, edited, and translated correspondence dating back into the 1940s with extensive annotations about personalities and compositions.


List of Musical Examples; List of Photographs (Black and White); List of Facsimiles; List of Photographs (Color); Preface i; Acknowledgements iv; Introduction v Karel Husa: A Biographical Essay Mark A. Radice 1; Karel Husa: Composer, Conductor, Friend Steven G. Mauk 91; The Saxophone Works of Karel Husa Jacob Hardesty 97; Distinctive Serial Aspects of Karel Husa's Poeme Craig Cummings 103; Working with Karel: A Conductor's Perspective Mark Davis Scatterday 117; Concerto for Orchestra Mary I. Arlin 125; A Formal Analysis of Karel Husa's Cello Concerto Paul Osterfield 141; Selected Correspondence of Karel Husa ed. Mark A. Radice 173; Selected Bibliography 209; Chronological Listing of Husa's Works and Index of Works Discussed 211; General Index 215

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  • ISBN13: 9780773469754
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 260
  • ID: 9780773469754
  • ISBN10: 0773469753

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