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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 154, 2007 Lectures$
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Ron Johnston

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780197264355

Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.5871/bacad/9780197264355.001.0001

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Classical Music and the Subject of Modernity1

Classical Music and the Subject of Modernity1


(p.424) (p.425) Classical Music and the Subject of Modernity1
Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 154, 2007 Lectures


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This lecture presents the text of the speech about classical music and modernity delivered by the author at the 2007 Aspects of Art Lecture held at the British Academy. It discusses the development of notation and the tonal system and suggests they seldom engaged with western classical music. The lecture also explores the works of Lloyd Webber and the views of Tina Redford about music education and teaching methods.

Keywords:   classical music, modernity, notation, tonal system, Lloyd Webber, Tina Redford, Aspects of Art, British Academy

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