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Title:
Setting the record straight : a material history of classical recording
Author:
Symes, Colin, 1945-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xiii, 313 pages ; c24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Playing by the book : toward a textual theory -- Of the phonograph -- Disconcerting music : performers and composers -- On the record -- The best seat in the house : the domestication -- Of the concert hall -- Creating the right impression : an iconography -- Of record covers -- Off the record : some notes -- On the sleeve -- Just for the record : the narrative architecture of gramophone magazines -- Compact discourse : the review of the gramophone -- Keeping records in their place : collections, catalogs -- Libraries, and societies -- Coda : the end of the record.
ISBN:
9780819567215

9780819567222
Format :
Book