Intimate Voices: The Twentieth-Century String Quartet: Volume 2: Shostakovich to the Avant-Garde
by Evan Jones
Modern composers as diverse as Bela Bartok, Maurice Ravel, Benjamin Britten, and John Cage have confided some of their most personal and intense thoughts to the medium of the string quartet. The resulting repertoire has won the allegiance of string players-and of listeners in the concert hall and at home. Yet, until now, no book has addressed the language of these remarkab...more
Hardcover, 366 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by University of Rochester Press
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