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The roots of 20th century music dancing on a volcano

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Alternate title:Roots of twentieth century music
Dancing on a volcano
Summary:This program describes a musical culture in decline in turn-of-the-century Vienna, and discusses how that decline led to the musical revolution whose reverberations are still felt today. The works of Schoenberg, Webern and Berg are included.
Contributor:West, Peter
Rattle, Simon 1955
Provider:City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
London Weekend Television, ltd
Reiner Moritz Associates
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Music 20th century History and criticism
Composers Biography
Credits:Sir Simon Rattle ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Performing Arts
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