The Resource Ravel the decadent : memory, sublimation, and desire, by Michael J. Puri

Ravel the decadent : memory, sublimation, and desire, by Michael J. Puri

Label
Ravel the decadent : memory, sublimation, and desire
Title
Ravel the decadent
Title remainder
memory, sublimation, and desire
Statement of responsibility
by Michael J. Puri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The music of Maurice Ravel (1875-1937), beloved by musicians and audiences since its debut, has been a difficult topic for scholars. The traditional stylistic categories of impressionism, symbolism, and neoclassicism, while relevant, have offered too little purchase on this fascinating but enigmatic work. In Ravel the Decadent, author Michael Puri provides an innovative and productive solution by locating the aesthetic origins of this music in the French Decadence and demonstrating the extension of this influence across the length of his oeuvre. From an array of Decadent topics Puri selects th
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
780.92
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.R23
LC item number
P87 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Ravel the decadent : memory, sublimation, and desire, by Michael J. Puri
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Memory, Decadence, and Music; 1. Thematic Cyclicism and the Ravelian Finale; 2. Reanimation and the Primal Scene; 3. Dandy, Interrupted; 4. Idylls and Bacchanals; 5. Epilogism in the Valses nobles et sentimentales; 6. Dynamism in La valse; Conclusion: In the Footsteps of the Faun; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn781629165
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199876013
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3632422x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781629165
  • ebsco0199876010

Library Locations

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