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Author Benitez, Vincent

Title Olivier Messiaen : A Research and Information Guide
Edition 2nd ed
Published Milton : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (383 pages)
Series Routledge Music Bibliographies Ser
Routledge Music Bibliographies Ser
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Messiaen Studies and Bibliographies -- A Discussion of Messiaen Studies -- Messiaen Bibliographies -- 2. Primary Sources I: Fonds Olivier Messiaen-Bibliothèque nationale de France/Richelieu-Louvois, Library of Congress and Symphony Orchestra Archives, Other Collections -- Fonds Olivier Messiaen-VM FONDS 30 MES-Bibliothèque Nationale de France/Richelieu-Louvois -- Cahiers de notation de chants d'oiseaux -- Musical Works of Olivier Messiaen -- Pedagogical Works -- Compositional Notebooks -- Selected Correspondence -- Diaries -- Other Materials -- Library of Congress and Symphony Orchestra Archives -- Other Collections-Library and Private -- 3. Primary Sources II: Articles and Reviews, Pedagogical Works, and Lectures and Librettos -- Articles, Essays in Collected Editions, Reviews, and Other Materials by Messiaen -- Pedagogical Works -- Lectures and Librettos -- 4. Primary Sources III: Prefaces to Works, Interviews, Published Correspondence -- and Documentaries and Filmed Performances -- Prefaces to Works, Articles/Special Issues, and Books -- Interviews -- Published Correspondence and Dedicatory Notes -- Documentaries and Filmed Performances -- 5. Biographical and Stylistic Studies -- General Studies of Messiaen's Life and Music, Style, and Aesthetics -- Specialized Discussions of Messiaen's Music -- Essay Collections, Program Booklets, and Special Periodical Issues Devoted to Messiaen -- General Biographical, Historical, and Stylistic Discussions of Messiaen and His Music in Articles and Essays in Collected Editions -- 6. Topical Studies -- Analytical and Theoretical Studies of Messiaen's Music -- Birdsong -- Instrumental, Orchestral, Choral, and Vocal Music -- Organ Music -- Piano Music -- Improvisation -- Religion -- Teaching
7. Studies of Particular Works -- Opera -- Orchestral Works -- Chamber Works -- Organ Works -- Piano Works -- Vocal and Choral Works -- Electronic Works -- 8. Accounts of Messiaen and His Work in Sources Devoted to Other Topics -- Articles and Essays in Collections -- Books -- Dissertations and Other Unpublished Documents -- Dictionary and Encyclopedia Articles -- Appendix: List of Musical Works by Olivier Messiaen -- I. Opera -- II. Orchestral Works -- III. Chamber and Instrumental (and Unspecified) -- IV. Organ -- V. Piano -- VI. Vocal and Choral -- VII. Electronic/Stage Music -- Index of Names and Subjects -- Index of Musical Works by Olivier Messiaen
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Subject Messiaen, Olivier,--1908-1992--Bibliography
Form Electronic book
ISBN 135158913X
9781351589130 electronic bk