Westrup J. A.
Title Music & Letters. A Quarterly Publication Volume 55.
Book Condition Very Good+
Publisher Oxford University Press 1974
Seller ID 11972
No 2, April & No 3. July, no 4 October. Pp131-510. Index to volume loosely inserted. Contents includes; A Birthday Greeting to Gerald Abraham; Hans Pfitzner, Thomas Mann and the 'Magic Mountain'; Patrick Hadley-the Man and his Music; The Adagio for Clarinet and Strings by Wagner/Baermann; A French Traveller's View of Handel's Operas; Some English Consort-Groupings in the Late Middle Ages; 'Funeral Rites' -Mahler and Mickiewicz; The Walsingham Consort. Stravinsky and the 'NRF' (1900-29) ; Early Mendelssohn and Late Beethoven; The Influence of French Classical Drama on Mozart's 'La Clemenza di Tito'; A War and a Wedding: Two Modern British Operas; Tchaikovsky and Tolstoy; Sibelius's Debt to Renaissance Polyphony. Arne's 'Alfred'; A Unique Notre-Dame Motet Tenor Relationship; Wagner, Durand and the Flying Dutchman; Schonberg and the Crisis of Expressionism; William Boyce: Some Manuscript Recoveries; John Case and 'The Praise of Musicke'; The First Complete Printing of Handel's Messiah; An Early Renaissance Liturgical Manuscript.