Over three decades, Paul Griffiths's survey has remained the definitive study of music since the Second World War; this fully revised and updated edition re-establishes Modern Music and After as the preeminent introduction to the music of our time. The disruptions of the war, and the struggles of the ensuing peace, were reflected in the music of the time: in Pierre Boulez's radical reformation of compositional technique and in John Cage's development of zen music; in Milton Babbitt's settling of the serial system and in ...

Modern Music and After 2011, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199740505

3rd Revised edition


Modern Music and After 1995, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198165781