TITLE

Rethinking Postwar History: Munich's Musica Viva during the Karl Amadeus Hartmann Years (1945 -63)

AUTHOR(S)
Rothe, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Summer2007, Vol. 90 Issue 2, p230
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the goals and history of the Musica Viva concert series in Munich, Germany during the years of Karl Amadeus Hartmann. It investigates the concert series' context within the politics during postwar American occupation in Germany, as well as its role in the radio scene, which began to flourish during that time. It also discusses the relationship of the Musica Viva to the Weimar Republic (or Germany) past and to contemporary music centers during that time. Critical receptions received by the Musica Viva concert series in contemporary periodicals are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
36552569

 

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