Articles about Beethoven

Music History Pedagogy on the Ground Floor Music History Pedagogy on the Ground Floor
Musica Docta (2016) Vol. 6, No. 1

This article urges musicologists to consider ways in which to connect with pre-collegiate education. Ideas presented include connecting with local schools and national teacher organizations, creating courses and workshops, and looking for ways our research might be presented to a ...

Analysis, Philosophy and the Challenge of Critical Theory: Michael Spitzer’s Music as Philosophy: Adorno and Beethoven’s Late Style

Michael Spitzer’s Music as Philosophy: Adorno and Beethoven’s Late Style (Indiana University Press, 2006, ISBN 0-253-34724-6) pursues multiple lines of scholarly enquiry. As a musicological study, the book advances an historicist agenda, which grounds the understanding of Beethoven’s music in ...