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Author Mawer, Deborah, 1961- author.

Title Accenting the classics : editing European music in France, 1915-1925 / Deborah Mawer, Barbara L. Kelly, Rachel Moore, Graham Sadler
Published Woodbridge : The Boydell Press, 2023
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Contents Accenting the Classics: Editing European Music in France, 1915-1925 -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Notes on Co-authors -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Note on the Text -- Introduction -- Part I. Durand and His Édition Classique -- The Historical Evolution of the Édition Classique -- Charting the Édition: Production Data, Musical Contents and Relationships -- Part II: Composer-Editor Case Studies -- 'De-Germanising' Music Publishing: Dukas's Beethoven in Wartime France
Mozart as 'Classic' in Early Twentieth-Century France: The Case of Saint-Saëns's Mozart Editions -- Making Mendelssohn (More) French: Ravel and Six pièces enfantines -- Accenting Bach: An Editorial Trajectory from Fauré to Roger-Ducasse -- Repackaging the Old Masters: The Place of Early Keyboard Music in the Édition Classique -- Debussy's Homage to Chopin: as Editor, Performer and Composer -- Part III. Beyond Editing: Pedagogy, Performance, Composition -- The Édition Classique in Action: Pedagogy and Performance -- The Édition Classique and French Neoclassicism: L'École moderne as Exemplar
Afterword -- Select Bibliography -- Index
Summary Brings new insights to the music of well-known European composers by telling a fascinating, little-known story about French music publishing, specifically through the lens of Jacques Durand's Édition Classique
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 14, 2023)
Subject Music publishing -- France -- History -- 20th century
Music -- Editing -- Case studies
Music -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- Editing.
Music publishing.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Kelly, Barbara L., author.
Moore, Rachel, 1981 December 14- author.
Sadler, Graham, author.
ISBN 1800109016