Composers on modern musical culture: an anthology of readings on twentieth-century music

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Schirmer Books, Feb 8, 1999 - Music - 286 pages

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Contents

THE ORIGINS OF MODERNISM 19001930
1
REBELLION AGAINST ROMANTICISM 19201950
69
MUSIC IN THE AGE OF ANXIETY 19501975
143
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About the author (1999)

Bryan R. Simms (Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1966; Ph.D., Yale University, 1971) has taught since 1976 at the University of Southern California, where he has been director of graduate studies and is currently chair of the department of musicology. He is the recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Fulbright Foundation. He is the author of books and articles on topics in twentieth-century music and music theory, including MUSIC OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY (Schirmer 1996) and, most recently, THE ATONAL MUSIC OF ARNOLD SCHOENBERG, 1908-1923 (Oxford University Press).

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