Eisler in England

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Proceedings of the International Hanns-Eisler Conference, London 2010
Eisler-Studien 4
Beiträge zu einer kritischen Musikwissenschaft

Boek (softcover)

Item no.643044
EditorOliver Dahin, Erik Levi
Languageenglish
Scope136 pages; 17 × 24 cm
Release year2016
Publisher/ProducerBreitkopf & Härtel
Producer No.BV 384
ISBN9783765103841
22.50 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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Description

The Call for Papers for an Eisler Congress in England met with a surprisingly lively response, and the well-attended event at the Institute of Musical Research of the University of London in April 2010 led to a variety of interesting results. The thematic spectrum of the mainly British and German scholars ranged from Eislers short period of exile in the 1930s to the present-day reception and re-interpretation of his works in England through, for example, the rock musician Sting.

All the texts in this volume are published in English with German abstracts.