Hardback The war on music : reclaiming the twentieth century / John Mauceri.
Publication year: 2022
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780300233704 (hbk.) :
A prominent conductor explores how aesthetic criteria masked the political goals of countries during the three great wars of the past century This book offers a major reassessment of classical music in the twentieth century. John Mauceri argues that the history of music during this span was shaped by three major wars of that century: World War I, World War II, and the Cold War.
248 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm