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Author Mazullo, Mark, 1967-

Title Shostakovich's preludes and fugues : contexts, style, performance / Mark Mazullo

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2010]
©2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  ML410.S53 M43 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  ML410 S53 M43 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 286 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-270), discography(p. 271-272), and index
Contents Shostakovich and the challenges of interpretation. Lost in translation ; The naked heart ; Essential truths -- Placing the preludes and fugues. Understanding the 1948 Resolution ; Public and private ; Wasted labor ; Analyses and metaphors -- The cycle as a whole. Back to Bach ; Shostakovich and the Russian contrapuntal tradition ; Strange bedfellows ; Shostakovich's earlier preludes, without fugues -- Personalities in pairs. The self seeking substance ; No. 1 in C major ; No. 2 in A minor ; No. 9 in E major ; No. 10 in C-sharp minor ; No. 15 in D-flat major ; No. 16 in B-flat minor -- Slow tendencies. The poetics of estrangement ; No. 4 in E minor ; No. 6 in B minor ; No. 8 in F-sharp minor ; No. 12 in G-sharp minor ; No. 13 in F-sharp major ; No. 14 in E-flat minor -- Active surfaces. Outbursts and thrill rides ; No. 3 in G major ; No. 5 in D major ; No. 7 in A major ; No. 11 in B major ; No. 17 in A-flat major ; No. 21 in B-flat major -- Completing the cycle. Listening for the plot. No. 18 in F minor ; No. 19 in E-flat major ; No. 20 in C minor ; No. 22 in G minor ; No. 23 in F major ; No. 24 in D minor -- The ethics of expression: towards a performance history. Embracing clichés ; The phobia of expression ; The performance as the work ; Sentimental and ideological traditions ; Performance, sincerity, and authenticity
LC subject Shostakovich, Dmitri Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Preliudii i fugi, piano, op. 87
ISBN 9780300149432 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300149433 (hardcover : alk. paper)