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Rochberg, George

Overview
Works: 813 works in 1,834 publications in 5 languages and 24,618 library holdings
Genres: Symphonies  Manuscripts  Scores  Musical settings  Overtures  Songs and music  Variations (Music)  Chamber music  String quartets  Art music 
Roles: Author, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Composer, Performer, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Commentator
Classifications: M452, 784.2
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The aesthetics of survival : a composer's view of twentieth-century music by George Rochberg( )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, the author addresses the legacy of modernism in music and its related effect on the cultural milieu, particularly its overemphasis on the abstract, rationalist thinking embraced by contemporary science, technology, and philosophy. Rochberg argues for the renewal of holistic values in order to ensure the survival of music as a humanly expressive art."--Jacket
Eagle minds : selected correspondence of Istvan Anhalt and George Rochberg, 1961-2005 by István Anhalt( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto : 1974, rev. 1975/6 and 2001 by George Rochberg( Recording )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

STERN, Isaac (violin). PITTSBURGH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. PREVIN, Andre (conductor)
Violin sonata ; Caprice variations by George Rochberg( )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 ; Violin concerto no. 2 ; The enormous room : fantasia for orchestra by David Diamond( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 1 by George Rochberg( )

12 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trio for violin, cello & piano by George Rochberg( )

11 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black sounds ; Cantio sacra ; Phaedra by George Rochberg( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 2 ; Imago mundi by George Rochberg( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartets nos. 3-6 by George Rochberg( Recording )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chamber music of George Rochberg by George Rochberg( Recording )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hexachord and its relation to the 12-tone row by George Rochberg( Book )

11 editions published between 1945 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano music by George Rochberg( )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano music by George Rochberg( )

3 editions published in 2010 and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano music by George Rochberg( )

3 editions published in 2010 and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano music by George Rochberg( )

3 editions published in 2010 and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String quartet : no. 3 by George Rochberg( )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caprice variations : for unaccompanied violin by George Rochberg( )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dance of polar opposites : the continuing transformation of our musical language by George Rochberg( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In A Dance of Polar Opposites : The Continuing Transformation of Our Musical Language, the renowned American composer George Rochberg distilled a lifetime of insights about Western music across some three hundred years. Rochberg describes how the asymmetrical tonal language of the late eighteenth century--the era of Haydn and Mozart--evolved through the gradual incursion of symmetry into a system based on the juxtaposition of tonal and atonal, asymmetrical and symmetrical--as seen in notable composers such as Webern, Prokofiev, and Rochberg himself. A Dance of Polar Opposites takes us inside the composer's studio, reveals how he assessed his and our musical past, and paints a picture of what he believed our musical future may be --
Invitation to the music of George Rochberg by George Rochberg( )

2 editions published in 2007 and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The aesthetics of survival : a composer's view of twentieth-century music
Alternative Names

controlled identityAnthony, George Walter

controlled identityCastleton, Gregory

Anthony, George Walter 1918-2005

Castleton, Gregory 1918-2005

George Rochberg Amerikaans componist (1918-2005)

George Rochberg amerikansk komponist

George Rochberg amerikansk kompositör

George Rochberg compositeur américain

George Rochberg compositor estadounidense

George Rochberg compositor estatunidenc

George Rochberg compositore statunitense

George Rochberg US-amerikanischer Komponist

Rochberg, A. George

Rochberg, A. George 1918-2005

Rochberg, A. George (Aaron George)

Rochberg, Aaron G. 1918-2005

Rochberg, Aaron George

Rochberg, Aaron George 1918-

Rochberg, Aaron George 1918-2005

Rochberg, George

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جرج راکبرگ آهنگساز آمریکایی

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Eagle minds : selected correspondence of Istvan Anhalt and George Rochberg, 1961-2005Contemporary musicians : profiles of the people in music