Musical Revolutions in German Culture

Musicking against the Grain, 1800–1980

  • Authors
  • Mirko M. Hall

Part of the Studies in European Culture and History book series (SECH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Mirko M. Hall
    Pages 1-24
  3. Mirko M. Hall
    Pages 25-51
  4. Mirko M. Hall
    Pages 81-107
  5. Mirko M. Hall
    Pages 109-136
  6. Mirko M. Hall
    Pages 137-147
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 149-214

About this book


Drawing upon the philosophical insights of Friedrich Schlegel, Walter Benjamin, Theodor W. Adorno, and Blixa Bargeld, this book explores the persistence of a critical-deconstructive approach to musical production, consumption, and reception in the German cultural sphere of the last two centuries.


culture Friedrich Schlegel philosophy revolution Romanticism Theodor W. Adorno

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