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Five Lines, Four Spaces free pdf Finished just weeks before his death, George Rochberg's eloquent memoir offers a detailed look at his fruitful life as a composer, publisher, and teacher of music. The volume traces a life immersed in music, with early study under George Szell and Gian Carlo Menotti and later long-term collaborations with the Concord Quartet and commissions for major orchestras and opera companies. Reflecting on music, aesthetics, colleagues, and the life of the creative mind, Five Lines, Four Spaces: The World of My Music captures not only the spirit but also the intellectual climate of the twentieth-century musical world.

About George Rochberg

George Rochberg (1918-2005) was an influential composer, scholar, and publisher of music. He served as director of Theodore Presser Publishing Company (1951-60) and as chair of the Music Department at the University of Pennsylvania (1960-68), and he was the author of the award-winning The Aesthetics of Survival: A Composer's View of Twentieth Century Music.

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Author : George Rochberg
Publisher : University of Illinois Press
Data Published : 01 May 2009
ISBN : 0252034252
EAN : 9780252034251
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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