P2P | Nov 10 2016 | 10.9 GB
In the worlds of painting and literature, it's easy to see where history and art intersect. In Picasso's Guernica or Tolstoy's War and Peace, it's evident how works of art mirror and participate in the life of their times, sometimes even playing a role in historical events.
But what about music? What is the intersection-if any-between the influential works of Western concert music and the historical times that surrounded them?