The Christopher Small Reader

by Christopher Small (Author), Robert Walser (Editor)
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<P>The Christopher Small Reader is the fourth and final book in Christopher Small's legacy as a composer, pianist, teacher, friend, provocateur, and influential outsider in classical music studies. It is at once a compendium of, a complement to, and an important addition to Small's prior books: Musicking; Music, Society, Education; and Music of the Common Tongue. The Christopher Small Reader brings previously published work, some of it available in disparate locations, together with key excerpts from his three books, and other writings that remained unpublished at his passing in 2011, making available ideas that were not included in the earlier books and presenting an overview of his thought over the course of his life. The collection is a fitting capstone, providing rich insights into Small's understanding of musicking as a crucial way of relating to the world.</P><P><B>Hardcover is un-jacketed.</B></P>

Publication date
July 12, 2016
Publisher
Collection
Page count
256
ISBN
9780819576415
Paper ISBN
9780819576392
File size
3 MB