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  • Title: A Polish Renaissance
  • Autor: Bernard Jacobson
  • Editor: Phaidon Press Ltd
  • Relaese Date: 01 August 1996
  • ISBN: 0714832510
  • EAN: 9780714832517
  • Language: English
  • Age of Range: 15 years
  • Edition: nidailleurs.info
  • Format Book: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • Number of page: 240 pages
  • File Size: 11MB
  • Rating: ★★★★★
 

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Description A Polish Renaissance by Bernard Jacobson

This text contains four biographical portraits of leading Polish composers of the 20th century - Andrzej Panufnik (1914-91), Witold Lutoslawski (1913-94), Krzystof Penderecki (b.1933) and Henryk Gorecki (b.1933) - with contextual considerations of their work. Each composer has a different creative approach despite a common national background. Key elements in that background are Poland'
s folk and art music- the Roman Catholic tradition- and the sequence of political regimes - Nazi, Communist and post-Communist - by which all were affected. For Penderecki and Gorecki (being of a younger generation) the music of Panufnik and Lutoslawski is also part of their shared experience. Against the background of the varied musical styles practised in the latter half of the 20th century - serialism and its clever incidental results, and on the other, the use of chance procedures, the "
 
 

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