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The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century

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The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century - Ross, Alex
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A sweeping musical history that goes from the salons of pre-war Vienna to Velvet Underground shows in the sixties. In The Rest is Noise, Alex Ross, music critic of the New Yorker, gives us a riveting tour of the wild landscape of twentieth-century classical music: portraits of individuals, cultures, and nations reveal the predicament of the composer in a noisy, chaotic century. Taking as his starting point a production of Richard Strauss's Salome, conducted by the composer on 16 May 1906 with Puccini, Schoenberg, ...

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The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2009, HarperPerennial, London

ISBN-13: 9781841154763

Trade paperback

The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2008, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312427719

Trade paperback

The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2008, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841154756

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The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2007, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374249397

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The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2007, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781433207938

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The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century 2007, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781433207945

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