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[KINDLE] ✿ Avant Garde ❃ Robin Maconie – Nessville.me Gertrude Stein and philosopher Alfred North Whitehead were unlikely friends who spent most of their mature lives in exile Stein in France and Whitehead in the United States Their friendship was based[KINDLE] Avant Garde Robin Maconie Nessville.me Gertrude Stein and philosopher Alfred North Whitehead were unlikely friends who spent most of their mature lives in exile Stein in France and Whitehead in the United States Their friendship was based Gertrude Stein and philosopher Alfred North Whitehead were unlikely friends who spent most of their mature lives in exile Stein in France and Whitehead in the United States Their friendship was based on a mutual admiration for the philosophical pragmatism of William James and skepticism toward the European tradition of intellectual abstraction extending as far back as Plato and Aristotle Though neither was musical both were leading exponents of a new orientation toward time and knowledge acuisition that would go on to influence succeeding generations of composers Through Virgil Thomson Stein came to influence John Cage and the New York school.

Of abstract music; through his teaching in the United States Whitehead's philosophy of time and cognition came to be seen in America and abroad as an alternative to Newtonian neoclassicism an alternative clearly acknowledged in the metric modulations of Elliott Carter and Conlon Nancarrow as well as the post total serialism of Pierre Boulez and Karlheinz Stockhausen The seemingly unlikely influence of Stein and Whitehead on Thomson Cage Carter and the minimalists tells a remarkable story of transmission within and among the arts and philosophy one that Robin Maconie unravels through his series of essays in Avant Garde An American Odyssey from Gertrude Stein to Pierre Boulez Maconie explores from Hollywood to Harvard the way in which music functions as a form of communication across the boundaries of language serving the causes of trade and diplomacy through its representation of national identity emotional char.

avant ebok garde epub Avant Garde PDFOf abstract music; through his teaching in the United States Whitehead's philosophy of time and cognition came to be seen in America and abroad as an alternative to Newtonian neoclassicism an alternative clearly acknowledged in the metric modulations of Elliott Carter and Conlon Nancarrow as well as the post total serialism of Pierre Boulez and Karlheinz Stockhausen The seemingly unlikely influence of Stein and Whitehead on Thomson Cage Carter and the minimalists tells a remarkable story of transmission within and among the arts and philosophy one that Robin Maconie unravels through his series of essays in Avant Garde An American Odyssey from Gertrude Stein to Pierre Boulez Maconie explores from Hollywood to Harvard the way in which music functions as a form of communication across the boundaries of language serving the causes of trade and diplomacy through its representation of national identity emotional char.

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