THE CHARLES ELIOT NORTON LECTURES
Cover: The Romantic Generation in PAPERBACK

The Romantic Generation

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PAPERBACK

$34.00 • £27.95 • €30.50

ISBN 9780674779341

Publication Date: 09/15/1998

Academic Trade

744 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

728 musical examples

The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures

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Charles Rosen was a concert pianist, Professor of Music and Social Thought at the University of Chicago, and the author of numerous books, including The Classical Style, The Romantic Generation, and Freedom and the Arts.

Awards & Accolades

  • Charles Rosen Is a 2011 National Humanities Medal Winner
  • 1996 Otto Kinkeldey Award, American Musicological Society
  • 1996 ASCAP Deems Taylor Award, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
  • 1995 Association of American Publishers Professional and Scholarly Publishing Award, Arts Category
  • A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1995
  • Yorkshire Post Music Book of the Year Award
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