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Author Kallberg, Jeffrey, 1954-
Title Chopin at the boundaries : sex, history, and musical genre / Jeffrey Kallberg.
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML410.C54 K16 1998    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed.
Description xiii, 301 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Convergences : inventories of the present
Convergences (Cambridge, Mass.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The rhetoric of genre: Chopin's Nocturne in G. Minor -- The harmony of the tea table: gender and ideology in the piano Nocturne -- Small fairy voices: sex, history, and meaning in Chopin -- Chopin's last style -- Small "forms": in defense of prelude -- Chopin in the marketplace --The Chopin "problem": simultaneous variants and alternate versions.
Subject Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0674127919 paperback
9780674127913 paperback
OCLC number 50015327