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Nicolas Slonimsky: Writings on Music: Russian and Soviet Music and Composers (Nicolas Slonimsky: Writings on Music)

by Nicol Slonimsky

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages252
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Open LibraryOL7497947M
ISBN 100415968666
ISBN 109780415968669

Still active at age , Nicolas Slonimsky is probably best known for his writing. Slonimsky has been admired as much for his style as for the information he has shared. A tribute to his career as a conductor, composer, teacher, and writer, this compendium celebrates Slonimsky's life and work. Category: Music Nicolas Slonimsky Slonimskyana. The Changing Style of Soviet Music* BY NICOLAS SLONIMSKY THE study of Soviet music presents a unique problem. For the first time in history, the aesthetics of an art has been conditioned by the political and national ideology of a secular power. The academic matters of harmony and tonality have been subjected to administrative rulings.

Collection Summary Title: Nicolas Slonimsky Collection Span Dates: Bulk Dates: (bulk ) Call No.: MLS6 Creator: Slonimsky, Nicolas, Extent: approximately , items ; boxes ; linear feet Language: Collection material in English Location: Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Summary: Collection contains materials collected by Slonimsky.   By NewMusicBox Staff. Nicolas SlonimskyPhoto courtesy of Electra Yourke The Library of Congress has acquired a large archive of the works of the important American conductor, composer, musicologist and lexicographer Nicolas Slonimsky (). The papers, which comprise both printed and manuscript music, programs, writings, correspondence, a large musicians’ biographical .

Category: Music; Page: ; In addition to the main listing of entries, the book has several topical indexes. Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire, third edition This ebook list for those who looking for to read Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire, third edition, you can read or download in PDF, ePub or Mobi. May some of ebooks not available on. At the beginning, it was not at all obvious how to organize this collectionof Slonimsky writings, numbering in the hundreds. Clearly, Russian andSoviet music would be central. But also American music, North and South. Modern music cuts across all geographical categories. The articles variedconsiderably in length, tone, depth, intended readership.


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Nicolas Slonimsky () was an influential and celebrated writer on music. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia inin his years he taught and coached music; conducted the premieres of several 20th century masterpieces; composed works for piano and voice; and oversaw the 5th-8th editions of the classic Baker's Biographical Dictionary of : Nicolas Slonimsky.

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Nicolas Slonimsky (April 27 [O.S. April 15] – Decem ), born Nikolai Leonidovich Slonimskiy (Russian: Никола́й Леони́дович Сло́нимский), was a Russian-born American conductor, author, pianist, composer and known for his writing and musical reference work, he wrote the Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns and the Lexicon of.

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Nicolas Slonimsky () was an influential and celebrated writer on music. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia inin his years he taught and coached music; conducted the premieres of several 20th century masterpieces; composed works for piano and voice; and oversaw the 5th-8th editions of the classic Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians.

Russian music, as a separate, individual and recognizable entity is at least one thousand years old. The first folk melodies originating in European Russia (Asiatic Russia was not incorporated into the national and cultural complex until centuries later) date from the tenth century.

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Nicolas Slonimsky writings on music. Volume two, Russian and Soviet music and composers. [Electra Slonimsky Yourke;]. A man of untiring energy and humor, Nicolas Slonimsky has led a long and accomplished musical life, and today in his nineties he is a vital presence in American music.

Inan extensive New Yorker profile described him as "a man of countless daffy stunts and almost as many authentic achievements." Indeed, Slonimsky pursued four distinct careers, each with its own degree of success: as a. Looking for books by Nicolas Slonimsky. See all books authored by Nicolas Slonimsky, including Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns, and Lexicon of Musical Invective: Critical Assaults on Composers Since Beethoven's Time, and more on Popular music Early Soviet years.

Popular music during the early years of the Soviet period was essentially Russian music. One of the most well-known songs "Katyusha" by Matvei Blanter is close to the melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic structures of Russian romantic songs of the 19th century. It was an adaptation of folk motifs to the theme of soldiers during wartime.

Nicolas Slonimsky has 28 books on Goodreads with ratings. Nicolas Slonimsky’s most popular book is Lexicon of Musical Invective: Critical Assaults o. This Book of Musical Anectdotes is no exception.

It is full of strange, and true tales of the most famous of musicians. All great musicians are genuises, and most of them are very strange. Slonimsky captures the true essence of the composers, and lets us see what else they did besides compose glorious music.

A truly excellent, witty s: 6. Slonimsky was author or editor of major music reference works, including Music SinceMusic of Latin America, The international cyclopedia of music and musicians, 4th ed., Thesaurus of scales and melodic patterns, Lexicon of musical invective, and many editions of Baker's biographical dictionary.

An interview with the editor of Nicolas Slonimsky: Writings on Music. Molly I thought it would be one book—I was pretty sure there was an important collection of writings on Russian and Soviet music in there, and there was (Volume Two of the current series).

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Nicolas Slonimsky. 01 Jan Hardback. unavailable. Try.Slonimsky began writing songs and other incidental pieces, and performed as a piano soloist and vocal accompanist. In he formed the Boston Chamber Orchestra, for which he solicited music from contemporary composers.

Slonimsky was a great champion of contemporary music, and through his interest in performing it met Henry Cowell and Charles.