TITLE

Messiaen, Jolivet, and the Soldier—Composers of Wartime France

AUTHOR(S)
Sprout, Leslie A.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Summer2004, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p259
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the life and works of composers in France during the war including Olivier Messiaen and Andre Jolivet. Composers' experience of captivity which were expressed in their musical compositions; Relationship between war and music; Implications for music history and development.
ACCESSION #
18492887

 

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