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The Romantic Generation (The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures)

by Charles Rosen

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Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900),
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music Of The 19th Century,
  • Genres & Styles - Pop Vocal,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Love & Romance,
  • Music / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages744
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7693447M
    ISBN 100674779347
    ISBN 109780674779341

    Winner of the Yorkshire Post Music Award, The Romantic Generation was rapturously reviewed on hardback publication and now, for the first time, is published in an affordable trade paperback. 'One can say with confidence that The Romantic Generation is the music book not only of but also of many years to come. The author's ability to. Other "first generation" Romantic writers include Charles Lamb, Jane Austen, and Sir Walter Scott. The Second Generation A discussion of the period is also somewhat more complicated since there was a second generation of Romantics (made up of poets Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, and John Keats).Author: Esther Lombardi.

      The Romantic Generation by Charles Rosen, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Romantic Generation: Charles Rosen: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era. An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic music.

    Author/teacher/concert pianist Rosen delivers a monumental follow-up to his award-winning The Classical Style (not reviewed), here concentrating on the generation of European composers who ""came of age"" in the s and s: Liszt, Schumann, Berlioz, Mendelssohn, Bellini, and, first and foremost, Chopin. This is not an easy read. The greater part of Rosen's arguments require not only the. The romantic period includes the work of two generations of writers. The first generation was born during the thirty and twenty years preceding ; the second generation was born in the last decade of the s. The chief writers of the first generation were Wordsworth, Coleridge, .


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