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Surveys of Classical Music
Music in the Nineteenth Century by
Call Number: Reference (SV) ML196 .F75 2013
Publication Date: 2012-09-05
Examines the period from the Congress of Vienna in 1815 to the advent of Modernism in the 1890s. The book's central themes include middle-class involvement in music, the rich but elusive concept of Romanticism, the cult of virtuosity, and the ever-changing balance between musical and commercial interests.