Music as Communitas: Franz Liszt, Clara Schumann, and the Musical Work

@article{Pedroza2010MusicAC,
  title={Music as Communitas: Franz Liszt, Clara Schumann, and the Musical Work},
  author={L. R. Pedroza},
  journal={Journal of Musicological Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={29},
  pages={295 - 321}
}
  • L. R. Pedroza
  • Published 2010
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Musicological Research
Franz Liszt and Clara Schumann were important participants in the construction of social, aesthetic, and pedagogical frameworks that contributed to the solidification of the musical work as a conceptual entity. Close inspection of their performative lives and personal views reveals a complex interplay of elements commonly seen as antithetical (for example, emotional experience and conceptual construction). This interplay can be viewed through the lens of anthropologist Victor Turner's theory of… Expand
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