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By Peter O'Hagan

ISBN-10: 0754630412

ISBN-13: 9780754630418

The Nineteen Nineties paintings of six British composers varieties the point of interest of this number of essays, coming up from a convention that happened at college of Surrey Roehampton in February 1999. The composers whose song is mentioned are James Dillon, Thomas advert? Harrison Birtwistle, Jonathan Harvey, Edwin Roxburgh and Sebastian Forbes. Reflecting the goals of the convention, this quantity brings jointly composers and musicologists to debate major works from the decade of the 20 th century, and likewise many of the wider matters surrounding British track. Arnold Whittall and Julian Johnson offer views at the plurality of latest British tune. Edwin Roxburgh deals a private account of 'The Artists' Dilemma', while the essays that stick with discover facets of musical shape and constitution in a number of works. the second one half the booklet contains interviews with many of the composers whose track is mentioned partially I, including a different size to our realizing of the preoccupations of British composition on the finish of the 20 th century.

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