Philosophy of Modern Music by Theodor Adorno

This book offers a comprehensive analysis and critique of modern music, focusing on the works of two prominent 20th-century composers. The author explores the relationship between society and music, arguing that the evolution of music reflects changing social and political landscapes. The text suggests that the dissonance and atonality in modern music reflects the alienation and disillusionment of modern society. The book is a seminal work in the field of music philosophy and is renowned for its in-depth exploration of the societal implications of musical developments.

The 4155th greatest book of all time


Published
1949
Nationality
German
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
German

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