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Title Composing for the state : music in twentieth-century dictatorships / edited by Esteban Buch, Igor Contreras Zubillaga and Manuel Deniz Silva
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series Musical cultures of the twentieth century
Musical cultures of the twentieth century
Contents Music and the Vichy Regine through Jeune France's Three Joan-of-Arc productions (1941) / Yannick Simon -- The "Danðca da Terra Issue" (1943) : Heitor Villa-Lobos and the Vargas dictatorship / Analia Chernavsky -- Unravelling "The east is red" (1964) : Socialist music and politics in the People's Republic of China / Hon-Lun Yang -- Gottfried Mèuller's "Deutsches Heldenrequiem" (1934) : Nazi ideology cloaked in historic style / Katherine L. FitzGibbon -- Alfredo Casella's "Il deserto tentato" (1937) : an opera dedicated to Benito Mussolini / Justine Comtois -- A birthday present for Stalin : Shostakovich's "Song of the forests" (1949) / Marina Frolova-Walker -- "State music" in poland under the Stalinist Regime : Alfred Gradstein's cantata "A word about Stalin" (1951) / Andrzej Tuchowski -- Salazar's dictatorship and the paradoxes of state music : Luis de Freitas Branco's Ill-Fated "Solemn Overture 1640" (1939) / Manuel Deniz Silva -- "El concierto de la Paz" (1964) : three commissions to celebrate 25 years of Francoism / Igor Contreras Zubillaga -- "Conquistadores", Indians and Argentine generals : "Iubilum" op.51. a commission to Alberto Ginastera (1980) / Esteban Buch
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed June 29, 2016)
Subject Dictators
Music and state
Music -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century
MUSIC -- Instruction & Study -- Theory.
Music and state.
Music -- Political aspects.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Buch, Esteban, 1963- editor
Contreras Zubillaga, Igor, editor
Silva, Manuel Deniz, editor
ISBN 1317162633