A New World, New Music, New Horizons
16 October 2017, 15:00 - 16:00
This event will be broadcast from Blackwell's Bookshop - The Norrington Room
Peter McMullin, Blackwell's printed music specialist, examines the world of music publishing in the early twentieth century, focusing on the works of Mahler, Schoenberg and Strauss.
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Please click here to view the full Festival brochure. Vienna at the turn of the twentieth century was a vibrant melting pot for music and the arts. Whirling waltzes sat alongside gargantuan symphonies. The height of romanticism had been reached but was nearly exhausted and on the brink of a whole new musical language. Tradition - with Brahms a holder of the torch - ...