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By Peter O'Hagan

ISBN-10: 0754630412

ISBN-13: 9780754630418

The Nineties paintings of six British composers kinds the point of interest of this number of essays, coming up from a convention that happened at collage of Surrey Roehampton in February 1999. The composers whose tune is mentioned are James Dillon, Thomas advert? Harrison Birtwistle, Jonathan Harvey, Edwin Roxburgh and Sebastian Forbes. Reflecting the goals of the convention, this quantity brings jointly composers and musicologists to debate major works from the decade of the 20th century, and likewise a number of the wider concerns surrounding British song. Arnold Whittall and Julian Johnson supply views at the plurality of up to date British song. Edwin Roxburgh bargains a private account of 'The Artists' Dilemma', when the essays that persist with discover features of musical shape and constitution in numerous works. the second one half the booklet contains interviews with many of the composers whose track is mentioned partially I, including another measurement to our knowing of the preoccupations of British composition on the finish of the 20 th century.

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