Cover: The Unanswered Question: Six Talks at Harvard, from Harvard University PressCover: The Unanswered Question in PAPERBACK

The Unanswered Question

Six Talks at Harvard

Product Details


$54.00 • £46.95 • €49.95

ISBN 9780674920019

Publication Date: 04/15/1981

Academic Trade

440 pages

652 musical examples, 23 halftones

The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures


Add to Cart

Media Requests:

Related Subjects

Bernstein on the page turns out to be as vital and evocative as Bernstein in the lecture hall.The New York Times Book Review

Explores the nature of the musical experience with incisive brilliance. It is a book that should be read and treasured by anyone—professional, amateur and layman—with an interest in music.Newsday

At all levels this is an outstanding contribution to thinking and talking about music.Composer

The Bernstein lectures were…performances of great wit, charm, and virtuosity… They should be read, considered, argued with and profited from.The Music Review

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Jacket: Iron and Blood: A Military History of the German-Speaking Peoples since 1500, by Peter Wilson, from Harvard University Press

A Lesson in German Military History with Peter Wilson

In his landmark book Iron and Blood: A Military History of the German-Speaking Peoples since 1500, acclaimed historian Peter H. Wilson offers a masterful reappraisal of German militarism and warfighting over the last five centuries, leading to the rise of Prussia and the world wars. Below, Wilson answers our questions about this complex history,