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Performing a political shift: avant-garde music in Cold War Spain

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In my thesis, Performing a Political Shift: Avant-Garde Music in Cold War Spain, I argue that towards the end of the 1950s the Spanish ultra-conservative regime of Francisco Franco started to promote avant-garde music. This music contrasted with the aesthetically conservative one that had been promoted since the end of the Civil War (1936-1939). I examine the causes of this shift and reveal for the first time that they are connected to specific trends in Spanish politics and policies.

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Music Faculty
Oxford college:
St Catherine's College
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HUMS
Department:
Music Faculty
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Supervisor
Publication date:
2011
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2011-06-21

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