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Author Allen, Roger, 1951- author

Title Wilhelm Furtwängler : art and the politics of the unpolitical / Roger Allen
Published Woodbridge : The Boydell Press, 2018


Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 286 pages) : illustrations
Contents Wilhelm Furtwängler : the historical, cultural, and intellectual background -- Childhood and youth (1886-1911) -- Lübeck and Mannheim (1911-20) -- Furtwängler in the Weimar Republic (1919-33) -- Furtwängler and the Nazi state I (1933-35) -- Furtwängler and the Nazi state II (1935-45) -- Reflection and reaction : Furtwängler in the immediate post-war period (1945-50) -- Furtwängler as symphonist -- 'All greatness is simplicity' (1951-54) -- Afterword
Summary A pathbreaking, new intellectual biography of the composer and conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-273) and index
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
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SUBJECT Furtwängler, Wilhelm, 1886-1954.
Furtwängler, Wilhelm, 1886-1954. fast (OCoLC)fst00018589
Furtwängler, Wilhelm 1886-1954 gnd
Subject Conductors (Music) -- Germany -- Biography
Composers -- Germany -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Composers & Musicians.
MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Classical.
MUSIC -- Reference.
Conductors (Music)
Genre/Form collective biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781787442245