9780252024931

Understanding Charles Seeger, Pioneer in American Musicology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780252024931

  • ISBN10:

    0252024931

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1999-10-01
  • Publisher: Univ of Illinois Pr
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Table of Contents

Foreword ix(2)
Anthony Seeger
Preface xi
Introduction 1(12)
Bell Yung
Helen Rees
1. The Dynamics of Dissonance in Seeger's Treatise and Crawford's Quartet
13(16)
Taylor A. Greer
2. The American Composer in the 1930s: The Social Thought of Seeger and Chavez
29(35)
Leonora Saavedra
3. Form, Content, and Value: Seeger and Criticism to 1940
64(20)
Robert R. Grimes
4. "Temporary Bypaths"? Seeger and Folk Music Research
84(25)
Helen Rees
5. Ruth Crawford, Charles Seeger, and "The Music of American Folk Songs"
109(21)
Judith Tick
6. Seeger's Unitary Field Theory Reconsidered
130(20)
Lawrence M. Zbikowski
7. Anthropology and Musicology: Seeger's Writings from 1933 to 1953
150(22)
Nimrod Baranovitch
8. From Modern Physics to Modern Musicology: Seeger and Beyond
172(13)
Bell Yung
Contributors 185(2)
Index 187

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