Counterrevolution in concert: Music and political dissent in revolutionary France

McClellan, Michael E.
March 1996
Musical Quarterly;Spring96, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p31
Academic Journal
Discusses music and political dissent in France, from the Thermidorean Reaction in 1794 to the first Directory in 1797. Politicization of Parisian theaters; Productions during the Reaction; Concert performances; Political significance of musical performances; Arguments over the productions of `Le concert de la rue Feydeau.'


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