Classical music and the subject of modernity

Butt, J. (2008) Classical music and the subject of modernity. Proceedings of the British Academy, 154, pp. 425-448. (doi: 10.5871/bacad/9780197264355.003.0016)

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Abstract

This lecture presents the text of the speech about classical music and modernity delivered by the author at the 2007 Aspects of Art Lecture held at the British Academy. It discusses the development of notation and the tonal system and suggests they seldom engaged with western classical music. The lecture also explores the works of Lloyd Webber and the views of Tina Redford about music education and teaching methods.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Butt, Professor John
Authors: Butt, J.
Subjects:M Music and Books on Music > M Music
College/School:College of Arts > School of Culture and Creative Arts > Music
Journal Name:Proceedings of the British Academy
Publisher:Oxford University Press
ISSN:0068-1202
Published Online:01 February 2012
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2008 Oxford University Press
First Published:First published in Proceedings of the British Academy 154:425-448
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.

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