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Leppert, Richard D.

Sound judgment : selected essays / by Richard Leppert.

Aldershot, Hants, England ; Ashgate, c2007.
Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2007.
Physical Description:
xxiv, 333 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Reference Library
ML3800 .L62 2007 (LC)
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Related Content:
Table of contents only
Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-326) and index.
Subject Terms:
Music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.

  • Introduction : judging sound
  • Aurality. On reading Adorno hearing Schubert (2005) ; Opera, aesthetic violence, and the imposition of modernity : Fitzcarraldo (2007) ; Everybody's lonesome for somebody : age, the body, and experience in the music of Hank Williams (1990) / [co-authored with George Lipsitz] ; Gender sonics : the voice of Patsy Cline (forthcoming, 2008)
  • Visuality. The prodigal son : Teniers and Ghezzi (1974) ; Concert in a house : musical iconography and musical thought (1979) ; Imagery, musical confrontation and cultural difference in early l8th-century London (1986) ; Male agony : awakening conscience (1993) ; The musician of the imagination (2004)
  • Practice. Music teachers of upper-class amateur musicians in eighteenth-century England (1985) ; Music and the body : dance, power, submission (1988)
  • Utopia. Nature and exile : Adorno, Mahler, and the appropriation of kitsch (2005) ; Four hands, once again (2005) / [by Theodor W. Adorno, translated by Jonathan Wipplinger] ; Four hands, three hearts : a commentary (2005) ; Music pushed to the edge of existence (Adorno, listening, and the question of hope) (2005).