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Title The pleasures and perils of genius : mostly Mozart / edited by Peter Ostwald, Leonard S. Zegans
Published Madison, Conn. : International Universities Press, [1993]


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 W'PONDS  780.92 Mozart Ost/Pap  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 228 pages ; 24 cm
Series Mental health library series ; monograph 2
Mental health library series ; monograph 2
Contents 1. Creative Genius in Music: Mozart and Other Composers / Dean Keith Simonton -- 2. Mozart as Prodigy, Mozart as Artifact / David Henry Feldman -- 3. The Psychodynamics of Mozart's Family Relationships / Erna Schwerin -- 4. Mozart and Secular Awe: Our Need for Genius in an Age of Uncertainty / Leonard S. Zegans -- 5. Wolfgang's Wobbly Self-Worth / Gary S. Gelber -- 6. Mozart and the Vienna World of Medicine: Ideals and Paradoxes / Gunter B. Risse -- 7. Mozart's Health, Illnesses, and Death / Peter J. Davies -- 8. Mozart: Composer and Performer / Paul Hersh -- 9. Mozart in D Minor - The Father's Blessing; The Father's Curse / Stuart Feder -- 10. The Three Trials of Don Giovanni / Thomas Bauman -- 11. Clues to Mozart's Creativity: The Unfinished Compositions / Robert L. Marshall -- 12. The Unfinished Requiem: A Mystery That May Not Be Solved / George H. Pollock -- 13. Genius, Madness, and Health: Examples from Psychobiography / Peter Ostwald
14. Eminent Mozart Performers' Panel / Clifford Cranna, Lise Deschamps Ostwald, Hans Hotter, Lotfi Mansouri, Paul Hersh and Marc Gottlieb
Notes "The present book is based on an interdisciplinary conference held at the University of California in San Francisco in 1991"--P. x
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Psychology -- Congresses.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Psychology.
Genius -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Ostwald, Peter F.
Zegans, Leonard S.
LC no. 93024461
ISBN 0823641627