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The romantic generation

by Charles Rosen

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romanticism in music,
  • Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Rosen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML196 .R67 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 723 p. :
    Number of Pages723
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1119819M
    ISBN 100674779339
    LC Control Number94046239

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What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era. An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic 5/5(1).

What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era. An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic /5(17).

Charles Rosen's Romantic Generation Published inCharles Rosen's "The Romantic Generation" is an extraordinary erudite study of music, its performance, and its cultural history.

The study was an outgrowth of lectures Rosen gave at Harvard in and is a companion volume to Rosen's earlier book, "The Classical Style"/5. What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic /5(12). What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic. What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic.

The Age of Wonder is a colorful and utterly absorbing history of the men and women whose discoveries and inventions at the end of the eighteenth century gave birth to the Romantic Age of Science. When young Joseph Banks stepped onto a Tahitian beach inhe hoped to discover Paradise.

Inspired by the scientific ferment sweeping through Britain, the /5(). Published inCharles Rosen's "The Romantic Generation" is an extraordinary erudite study of music, its performance, and its cultural history. The study was an outgrowth of lectures Rosen gave at Harvard in and is a companion volume to Rosen's earlier book, "The Classical Style".Reviews:   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency The romantic generation by Rosen, Charles, Publication date Topics Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism, Romanticism in music PublisherPages:   Holmes' book purports to put forth a unifying thesis about how science influenced the Romantic generation.

This is a wonderful book about science during the Romantic era. The first few chapters are best for understanding the development of science. The last few chapters are best for understanding the interactions between science and culture 4/5().

The Romantic Generation is an even more important book than Charles Rosen’s last title The Classical Style () (winner of the American National Book Award and many other prizes) which rapidly established itself as one of the few truly indispensible modern books Reviews: 3.

In fact, Verdi and Wagner were not members of the specific "Romantic generation" that is the subject of this book. Rosen is writing about the generation that came to maturity aroundthe generation that produced its first characteristic and revolutionary works around that date: Chopin, Schumann, Liszt, Berlioz, Bellini, and by: What Charles Rosen’s celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, The Romantic Generation brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic. The Romantic Generation is clearly a book that anyone interested in this music will gratefully turn to over and over again.

— Mark Swed. Wall Street Journal. One can say with confidence that The Romantic Generation, Charles Rosen's sequel to his The Classical Style is the music book not only of but also of many years to come. The author Brand: Harvard. The book received very good reviews, and made several Best Books of lists, including the New York Times' Ten Best list.

Mike Jay of the Daily Telegraph wrote: "Scientists, like poets, need a sense of wonder, a sense of humility and a sense of humour.

Holmes has all three in abundance". Peter Forbes of The Independent wrote of the book:Cited by:   What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in ISBN: Winner of the Yorkshire Post Music Award, The Romantic Generation was rapturously reviewed on hardback publication and now, for the first time, is published in an affordable trade paperback.

'One can say with confidence that The Romantic Generation is the music book not only of but also of many years to come. The author's ability to. What Charles Rosen's celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it conveys the very sense of Romantic /5(10).

Product Description. What Charles Rosen’s celebrated book The Classical Style did for music of the Classical period, this new, much-awaited volume brilliantly does for the Romantic era.

An exhilarating exploration of the musical language, forms, and styles of the Romantic period, it captures the spirit that enlivened a generation of composers and musicians, and in doing so it. Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe towards the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from to Romanticism was characterized by its emphasis on emotion and individualism as well as glorification of all the past and nature.

The romantic period includes the work of two generations of writers. The first generation was born during the thirty and twenty years preceding ; the second generation was born in the last decade of the s. The chief writers of the first generation were Wordsworth, Coleridge, Scott, Southey, Blake, Lamb, and Hazlitt.The Romantic Generation is clearly a book that anyone interested in this music will gratefully turn to over and over again.

” —Mark Swed, The Wall Street Journal “ The Romantic Generation will certainly be recognized as one of the decade’s most important books about music Rosen is a master of the sweeping generalization—more or.English literature - English literature - The Romantic period: As a term to cover the most distinctive writers who flourished in the last years of the 18th century and the first decades of the 19th, “Romantic” is indispensable but also a little misleading: there was no self-styled “Romantic movement” at the time, and the great writers of the period did not call themselves Romantics.