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Schubert, a critical biography.

Maurice John Edwin Brown

Schubert, a critical biography.

by Maurice John Edwin Brown

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Published by Macmillan, St. Martin"s Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schubert, Franz, -- 1797-1828.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes lists of works.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination414 p.
    Number of Pages414
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14341065M

    Schubert, A Critical Biography by Brown, Maurice John Edwin A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive. By the late author of an authoritative, full-length critical biography of Schubert: the fourth in the New Grove Composer Biography Series&#;and just-slightly livelier reading than the dry-as-dust entries for Handel and Haydn. Brown blends in a bit of critical appreciation with the brief (70 pp.) life-history&#;while correcting some Schubert-bio myths and offering his theory about the.

    Franz Schubert Biography Franz Peter Schubert ( – ) was an Austrian composer of the late classical period. Despite his frequent poverty, he was remarkably prolific in his short-life span of 31 years. Franz Schubert the Man and Newman Flower Buy from $ Franz Schubert and his merry Opal Wheeler Buy from $ Sleeping with Schubert. Bonnie Marson Buy from $ Franz Schubert the Ariel of Robert Haven Schauffler Buy from $ Franz Schubert: A Biography. Elizabeth Norman McKay Buy from $ Schubert in the European.

    Franz Schubert: A Biography on this biography when Otto Deutsch's documentary biography or Maurice Brown's critical one are available. and probably would have dreaded this book as well. Franz Peter Schubert was among the first of the Romantics, and the composer who, more than any other, brought the art song (lied) to artistic maturity. During his short but prolific career, he produced masterpieces in nearly every genre, all characterized by rich harmonies, an expansive treatment of classical forms, and a seemingly endless gift for melody.


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This book was the first biography of Franz Schubert that I have read. I don't think I could have picked a better introduction to Schubert's life and career. Although the book is only pages in length, it completely and accurately reports the facts of Schubert's life and career and the various influences on him during his life/5(8).

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Schubert. Franz Schubert A Literary Biography (Studies in Austrian Literature, Culture and Thought).

Franz Schubert () was born in Vienna of immigrant parents. During his short life he produced an astonishing amount of music. Symphonies, chamber music, opera, church music, and songs (more than a critical biography. book them) poured forth in profusion/5. Genre/Form: Biography Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Maurice J.E.

(Maurice John Edwin), Schubert. London: Macmillan ; New. Schubert, a critical biography. [Maurice John Edwin Brown] Biography: Named Person: Franz Schubert; Franz Schubert: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Maurice John Edwin Brown. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Biography Early life and education.

Franz Peter Schubert was born in Himmelpfortgrund (now a part of Alsergrund), Vienna, Archduchy of Austria on 31 Januaryand baptised in the Catholic Church the following day. He was the twelfth child of Franz Theodor Florian Schubert (–) and Maria Elisabeth Katharina Vietz (–). Schubert's immediate ancestors came originally from.

Schubert a Critical Biography Schubert Maurice J.E. Brown. Title Schubert a Critical Biography. Author Maurice J.E. Brown. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public.

The Schubert Reader: A Life of Franz Schubert in Letters and Documents By Otto Erich Deutsch; Eric Blom W. Norton, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. This book was the first biography of Franz Schubert that I have read.

I don't think I could have picked a better introduction to Schubert's life and career. Although the book is only pages in length, it completely and accurately reports the facts of Schubert's life and career and the various influences on him during his life/5(8).

The earliest surviving Schubert autograph manuscript (MS) is in the Wienbibliothek im Rathaus. It consists of four Lieder (of which the "Ständchen" is the second) in a pocket-sized MS book with staves hand-ruled by Schubert. At of the top of the first page, in Schubert's hand, is written: Währing, Julyfollowed by his signature.

Raymond Erickson Schubert`s Vienna (Aston Magna Academy Book) Yale University Press, ; ISBN ; pages The Vienna in which Franz Schubert lived for the thirty-one years of his life was a city of music, dance, and coffeehouses-a center of important achievements in the arts.

But it was also the capital of an empire that was constantly at war in the composer`s youth and that became. Franz Schubert, Austrian composer who bridged the worlds of Classical and Romantic music, noted for the melody and harmony in his songs (lieder) and chamber music.

Among other works are Symphony No. 9 in C Major (The Great; ) and Symphony in B Minor (Unfinished; ). Read more about Schubert’s life and career. Mies van der Rohe: A Critical Biography is a major rewriting and expansion of Franz Schulze’s acclaimed biography, the first full treatment of the master German-American modern architect.

Coauthored with architect Edward Windhorst, this revised edition, three times the length of the original text, features extensive new research and commentary and draws on the best recent work of Brand: University of Chicago Press. There is certainly room for a new short biography of Schubert—Otto Deutsch's Documentary Biography is only a source-book, Maurice Brown's critical study is demanding, Fischer-Dieskau's Schubert's Songs is narrowly focused—but Marek's chatty, casual style, which suited Cosima Wagner so well, is ill-suited to the sketchy, delicate material that's available re Schubert.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Classical Music/Biography John Reed is the author of many books and articles on Schubert, including The Schubert Song Companion (Manchester Univ.

Press, ). "A model of critical biography an essential vade mecum for all Schubertians" Times Literary Supplement. The book is "The Life of Schubert" (Cambridge University Press, ), a concise, historically precise work written in an elegant, highly readable style.

It carefully culls two centuries of anecdote and allegation to arrive at what a critic for The New York Times has called "an even-handed effort that deals in a straightforward manner with.

When Schubert's contemporary reviewers first heard his modulations, they famously claimed that they were excessive, odd and unplanned. This book argues that these claims have haunted the analysis of Schubert's harmony ever since, outlining why Schubert's music occupies a curiously marginal position in the history of music theory.

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Franz Schubert Schubert: The Music and the Man. Brian Newbould. University of California Press. ISBN (hardcover). Schubert: A Critical Biography. Maurice John Edwin Brown.

Da Capo Press. ISBN (paperback). Franz Schubert: A Biography. Elizabeth Norman McKay. Oxford University Press. ISBN When this much acclaimed biography on Schubert was published ten years ago, it was welcomed as `a model of critical biography an essential vade mecum for all Schubertians'.

In the intervening years, however, Schubert's public image has changed considerably, making it necessary to revise thoroughly the main text of the book as well as the.When Schubert died in at age thirty-one, few people would have considered his life worthy of a substantial book.

Only in the mid s did Heinrich Kreissle von Hellborn, a Viennese lawyer who had never met Schubert but who loved his music passionately, Þnally realize the task others had started yet never Þnished.

In his lengthy biography.