Siôn,Pwyll ap: The Music of Michael Nyman (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9781859282106

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Subtitle: Texts, Contexts & Intertexts

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Foreword; Introduction; Nyman 'on trial'; Man and boy: the early years; Texts in context; Mapping intertextuality in Nyman; Parallel universes: the Nyman-Greenaway soundtracks; Quotation in Nyman's neurological opera; Unchained melodies: intertextuality and inter-referentiality in the string quartets; The author returns: music at The Piano; Gene sequences and musical sequences: Facing Goya; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.