Mest populære Difficult Rhythm by Fillion Michelle e3u0EWnx

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Difficult Rhythm examines E. M. Forster's irrepressible interest in music providing plentiful examples of how the eminent British author's fiction resonates with music. Musicologist Michelle Fillion analyzes his critical writings short stories and novels including A Room with a View which alludes to Beethoven Wagner and Schumann and Howards End which explicitly alerts readers how fiction can adopt musical forms and ideas. This volume also includes for the first time in print Forster's notes on Beethoven's piano sonatas. Documenting his knowledge of music his musical favorites and friends and his attitudes toward various composers performances and competing musical theories this engaging book traces the musical influences of luminaries such as Wagner Beethoven Tchaikovsky and Britten on Forster's life and work.