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E.T.A. Hoffmann and music

R. Murray Schafer

E.T.A. Hoffmann and music

by R. Murray Schafer

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hoffmann, E. T. A. -- 1776-1822.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1975.

    StatementR. Murray Schafer.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14990805M
    ISBN 100317269658
    OCLC/WorldCa1522752

    E. T. A. Hoffmann () was perhaps one of the two or three greatest of all writers of fantasy. His wonderful tales, translated into many languages and adapted into numerous stage works, have delighted readers for a century and a half. They open our eyes to an extraordinary world of fantasy, poetry, and the supernatural/5(10).   We're speaking about E.T.A. Hoffmann, original author of The Nutcracker. You may have seen Hoffman's name recently in Matthew Guerrieri's new book The First Four Notes: Beethoven's Fifth and the.

    "The Sandman" (German: Der Sandmann, ) is a short story written in German by E. T. A. Hoffmann. It was the first in an book of stories titled Die Nachtstücke (The Night Pieces). The story is told by a narrator who claims to have known Lothar. Hoffmann, E. T. a. () Hoffmann, Friedrich (89) E T a Hoffmann (82) Hoffmann, Francois Benoit (74) Hoffman, Charles Fenno (72) Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann (44) Hoffman, Preston (33) Hoffman, Lawrence A. (29) Cooper, B. Lee (27) Hoffmann E. T. a. (24).

    E. T. A. Hoffmann. AKA Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann. Das Fräulein van Scuderi. Birthplace: Königsberg, Prussia Location of death: Berlin, Germany Cause of death: unsp. German romance writer, was born at Königsberg on the 24th of January For the name Wilhelm he himself substituted Amadeus in homage to Mozart. His parents lived Born: E.T.A. Hoffmann, in full Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, original name Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann, (born Janu , Königsberg, Prussia [now Kaliningrad, Russia]—died J , Berlin, Germany), German writer, composer, and painter known for his stories in which supernatural and sinister characters move in and out of men’s lives, ironically revealing tragic .


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E.T.A. Hoffmann and music by R. Murray Schafer Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Hoffmann has books on Goodreads with ratings. E.T.A. Hoffmann’s most popular book is Nutcracker. Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann, better known by his pen name E. Hoffmann (Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann), was a German Romantic author of fantasy and horror, a jurist, composer, music critic, draftsman and caricaturist/5.

E.T.A. Hoffmann's Musical Writings Kreisleriana, The Poet and the Composer, Music Criticism (Book): Hoffmann, E. A.: This book contains the first complete translation in English of E. Hoffmann's major musical writings, complementing the well-known Tales.

It offers, therefore, a long-awaited opportunity to assess the thought and influence of one of the most famous of all. E.T.A. Hoffmann (–) was a 19th-century German author and a leading figure in the Romantic movement.

During his varied career, he not only wrote short stories and novels but worked also as a jurist, music critic, composer, and artist/5(6). book on Wagner as Man and Artist reluctantly admits that Wagner was stimulated in his worship of Beethoven by Hoffmann.

It can be shown that Hoffmann also anticipated many other of Wagner's ideas on art. The essay on Beethoven's Instrumental Music is a revision of an article by Hoffmann in the Allgemeine Musikalische Zeitung (xii. E. Hoffmann () was perhaps one of the two or three greatest of all writers of fantasy.

His wonderful tales, translated into many languages and adapted into numerous stage works, have delighted readers for a century and a half. They open our eyes to an extraordinary world of Brand: Dover Publications.

Description: Whilst E.T.A. Hoffmann () is most widely known as the author of fantastic tales, he was also prolific as a music critic, productive as a composer, and active as a conductor. This book examines Hoffmann's aesthetic thought within the broader context of the history of ideas of the late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth.

Looking for books by E.T.A. Hoffmann. See all books authored by E.T.A. Hoffmann, including Histoire D'Un Casse-Noisette, and The Nutcracker, and more on E.T.A.

Hoffmann, Königsberg, East Prussia. 2, likes. E.T.A Hoffmann was a German Romantic author of fantasy and horror, a jurist, composer, music critic Followers: K. This book contains the first complete translation in English of E. Hoffmann's major musical writings, complementing the well-known Tales.

It offers, therefore, a long-awaited opportunity to assess the thought and influence of one of the most famous of all writers on music and the musical links with his fiction.

Containing the first complete appearance in English of. Get this from a library. E.T.A. Hoffmann and music. [R Murray Schafer] -- E.T.A.

Hoffmann () was a man of diversified talents -- an artist, composer, conductor, critic, jurist, and writer. This book presents an over-all picture of romanticism in its. Author of The Nutcracker, Die Elixiere des Teufels, Short stories, Dichtungen und Schriften, E.T.A. Hoffmann's gesammelte Schriften, Das Fräulein von Scuderi, E.T.A.

Hoffmanns Werke in fünfzehn Teilen., Lebensansichten des Katers Murr. The Tales of Hoffmann (French: Les contes d'Hoffmann) is an opéra fantastique by Jacques French libretto was written by Jules Barbier, based on three short stories by E. Hoffmann, who is the protagonist of the story.

It was Offenbach's final work; he died in Octoberfour months before the on: three short stories, by E. Hoffmann. E.T.A. Hoffmann and music. Toronto ; Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, [] (OCoLC) Named Person: E T A Hoffmann; E T A Hoffmann; E T A Hoffmann; E T A Hoffmann; E T A Hoffmann; Ernst T A Hoffmann; Ernst Theodore Amadeus Hoffmann: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R Murray Schafer.

This eye-opening new volume presents two of the tale's earliest versions, both in new translations: E.T.A. Hoffmann's Nutcracker and Mouse King (), in which a young girl is whisked away to the Land of Toys to help her animated nutcracker defeat the Mouse King, and Alexandre Dumas's adaptation, The Tale of the Nutcracker, based on.

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Hoffmann downloads Weird n works: The Serapion Brethren, Weird Tales, Vol. II by E.T A. Hoffman, Fiction, Fantasy. The Nutcracker: Based on the Classic Story by E.T.A. Hoffmann by Julie Paschkis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Given the fact that E.

Hoffmann's writings have proved pivotal to discussions of music--musical listening, the idea of absolute music, the reception of church music, and above all, the music of Beethoven--readers may be surprised to learn that English-language music scholarship has lacked a book-length study of the musical thought of.

Nutcracker by E T A Hoffmann and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at On Christmas Eve, Marie Stahlbaum huddles in the dark with her brother, Fritz, waiting for the Christ Child to come.

When their parents open the doors to the parlor, the scene that awaits them is mesmerizing: a Christmas tree aglow with candles and more toys than they could have imagined. Godfather Drosselmeir has made them a fine castle with dancing ladies and leaping 4/5(3).Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann (–) replaced his third name, Wilhelm, with Amadeus in homage to Mozart.

A towering figure of German Romanticism, Hoffmann was a composer, music critic, theater director, draftsman, and caricaturist as well as a : Dover Publications.