Title

For the Parlor and the Concert Stage: A Guide to Recent Collections of American Piano Music from the Classic and Romantic Eras

Document Type

Book

Publication Date

2010

Department

Music

Abstract

Asserting that John Cage's innovations from the late 1930s and 1940s represent much more than a transitional phase in the American composer's sonic and philosophical journey, the author focuses his analytical energies on Amores, an economical four-movement quartet dating from 1943.