Music in the Twentieth CenturyThe Music of Toru Takemitsu (Music in the Twentieth Century)0521782201, 9780521782203, 0521026954, 9780521026956, 9780511518331

Author : Peter Burt
Description:This book is the first complete study in English of the work of the best-known Japanese composer of the twentieth century. It is also the first book in this language to offer an in-depth analysis of his music. T^D-oru Takemitsu's works are increasingly popular with Western audiences and Peter Burt attempts for the first time to shed light on the hitherto rather secretive world of his working methods, as well as place him in context as heir to the rich tradition of Japanese composition in the twentieth century.
Categories: Art Music: Guitar
Year :2001
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 305
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