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Modernism and popular music

Ronald Schleifer

Modernism and popular music

language and music in Gershwin, Porter, Waller, and Holiday

by Ronald Schleifer

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modernism (Music),
  • Popular music,
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Jazz,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRonald Schleifer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3477 .S35 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24823624M
    ISBN 109781107005051
    LC Control Number2011008369

    makes sense to speak of a popular modernism. Introduction This article suggests that theories of modernisation and modernism can contribute to the understanding of why (roughly) the s and s have come to stand out as the golden age of the Tin Pan Alley song. Its focus is on lyrics, but the argument certainly applies also to the music. British Rock Modernism, explains how the definitive British rock performers of this epoch aimed, not at the youthful rebellion for which they are legendary, but at a highly self-conscious project of commenting on the business in which they were engaged. They did so by ironically appropriating the traditional forms of Victorian music hall.

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Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or by: 7.

Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or : Ronald Schleifer.

"Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or another.

Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or : Ronald Schleifer.

Popular Modernism and Its Legacies reconfigures modernist studies to investigate how modernist concepts, figures, and aesthetics continue to play essential--though often undetected--roles across an array of contemporary works, genres, and mediums.

Featuring both established and emerging scholars, each of the book's three sections offers a distinct perspective on popular modernism. The first. Modernism, in the fine arts, late 19th to midth century, a break with the past and the concurrent search for new forms of expression.

It fostered a period of experimentation in literature, music, dance, visual art, and architecture. Learn more about the history of Modernism and its various manifestations. Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or another.

In Modernism and Popular Music, Ronald Schleifer instead shows how the music of George and Ira Gershwin. This book offers an innovative and interdisciplinary approach to Pop art scholarship through a recuperation of popular music into art historical understandings of the movement.

Jukebox modernism is a procedure by which Pop artists used popular music within their works to disrupt decorous modernism during the sixties. indeed accurate – this is after all a book that attempts to synthesise modernism and popular music, that attempts to show how popular music in the s ‘opened up a powerful social space’ (p.

1) by answering the ‘felt need by many working in the arts and sciences to rethink and redefine received conceptions about human life. Music without composition: Billie Holiday and ensemble performance -- Conclusion: popular music and the revolution of the word.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" \"Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century \'modernism\' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between.

Book Description. This book offers an innovative and interdisciplinary approach to Pop art scholarship through a recuperation of popular music into art historical understandings of the movement. Jukebox modernism is a procedure by which Pop artists used popular music within their works to disrupt decorous modernism during the sixties.

Traditionally, ideas about twentieth-century 'modernism' - whether focused on literature, music or the visual arts - have made a distinction between 'high' art and the 'popular' arts of best-selling fiction, jazz and other forms of popular music, and commercial art of one form or : Cambridge University Press.

Modernism and Popular Music is a study that aims at enlarging our sense of cultural modernism by including within a working definition of mod-ernism popular art forms – particularly, popular music – along with the usual high art practices in music and literature with which we are all familiar.

But the great high modernists were largely British or Irish. Eliot, [WB] Yeats, Joyce, Woolf, [DH] Lawrence and Joseph Conrad are the great pillars of literary reform in the early 20th century. So the seat of high modernism was this side of the channel, although the visual arts and music were much more centred in Paris and Russia.

Popular Music, Gender, and Postmodernism begins by tracing the migration of cynical academic ideas about postmodernism into music journalism. The result has been a widespread fatalism over the presumed ability of the music industry to absorb any expression of defiance in hiphop and rock.

No Modernism Without Lesbians by Diana Souhami – review A new book arguing that the 20th century’s pioneering lesbians created the conditions for modern art and manners is not wholly.

Today we’re going to be taking a look at Modernism in music. Modernism is a style that ran concurrently to Impressionism in music (which we’ve done a video on previously). Buy Modernism and Popular Music by Ronald Schleifer (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Ronald Schleifer.

Modernism and Music provides a rich selection of texts on this moment, some translated into English for the first time. It offers not only important statements by composers and critics, but also musical speculations by poets, novelists, philosophers, and others-all of which combine with Daniel Albright’s extensive, interlinked commentary to.

Post-Modernism was a reaction against Modernism. It came quite early to music and literature, and a little later to architecture.

And I think it's still coming to computer science. Sweet Air Modernism, Regionalism, and American Popular Song. Finding meaning in the clash of modern life and local, rural musical culture.

Sweet Air rewrites the history of early twentieth-century pop music in modernist terms. Tracking the evolution of popular regional genres such as blues, country, folk, and rockabilly in relation to the growth of industry and consumer culture, Edward P.At the heart of the work of Mark Fisher is something he called ‘popular modernism’.

By this he meant a kind of culture – most often found in music – which straddled the experimental and the mainstream. While popular, it required work to be fully understood, doing away with past forms, following a modernist make it new imperative. As an. “Rarely if ever has a nonmusician written about jazz so intelligently as does Appel in Jazz Modernism, and rarely has any musically trained critic brought to the study of jazz so wide a frame of cultural referenceHe has certainly made a compelling case for treating what one might call ‘Armstrong-era’ jazz as a species of modern music.”—Terry Teachout, Commentary.