The Rest is Noise by Alex Ross

"The Rest is Noise" is a comprehensive exploration of 20th-century classical music, examining the social, political, and cultural contexts that influenced its development. It provides a detailed study of the works of renowned composers, their inspirations, and their impact on the musical world. The book also explores the ways in which classical music has intersected with major events and movements of the 20th century, including two World Wars, the Cold War, and the rise of totalitarian regimes.

The 7276th greatest book of all time


Published
2007
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
624
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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