The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century
ISBN: 0312427719
EAN13: 9780312427719
Language: English
Pages: 684
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Picador USA
Book Overview
Ross, music critic for The New Yorker, journeys from Vienna before the First World War to New York in the 1970s and 80s. The result is not so much a history of 20th-century music as it is a history of the 20th century through its music.