TITLE

Music in Wartime

AUTHOR(S)
Berger, Arthur
PUB. DATE
February 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;2/7/44, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the condition of music and musicians during the World War II. Surrender of planes to transport the microfilm of a new Soviet symphony; View that redirection of energy and economy is incapable of disturbing the stability of American concert and radio activity; Contrast of flourishing concerts in the cities and devastation in the battlefields; Mention of efforts made to break down music's self-subsistence; Opinion that music is peculiarly independent of language and free in its associations.
ACCESSION #
14678834

 

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