A Study in Tonality, Musical Style, and Sexuality

  • Kevin Mark Clifton
  • Published 2002
Bibliography 155 Vita 159 1 Chapter 1 " A work of art does not answer questions, it provokes them; and its essential meaning is in the tension between the contradictory answers. "-Leonard Bernstein Introduction I would like to begin my study of the musical language of Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) by considering Ned Rorem's description of Poulenc's… CONTINUE READING