Articles about Music And Art

Segantini, Musik und multisensorische Wahrnehmung
Musiktheorie (2015) Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 295-315

Giovanni Gegantini dedicated several works to the world of music. In a portrait of Beethoven, the painter fathomed the myth of the suffering, heroic artist, in the "Agonia di Comàla" he reacts to a musical composition by Nicolo Celegas, while ...

Flüchtige Bilder. Über Kunst und Wirklichkeit in Weberns "Segantini-Quartett"
Musiktheorie (2015) Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 347-363

What did Webern motivate to relate sounding music to a real mountain landscape and the artificial imagery of Segantini's "Alpentriptychon"? Why didn't he make the apparent reference to Segantini as in his "Form-Entwurf" public in the subsequent autograph of the ...

Ideale Landschaft?: Bemerkungen zu Anton Weberns "Streichquartett (1905)"
Musiktheorie (2015) Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 333-346

In this essay Anton Webern's posthumously published "String Quartet (1905)" is examined in the light of the composer's well-documented love of nature, and put into relation with Giovanni Segantini's "Alpine Triptych," the work mentioned in Webern's sketches as a source ...

Crescendo (2015) Vol. 18, No. 6, pp. 104-105