Avainsana-arkisto: 1930-luku

Lasse Lehtonen: ”March from the Age of Imitation to the Age of Creation”: Musical Representations of Japan in the Work and Thought of Shinkō sakkyokuka renmei, 1930–1940. Lectio praecursoria 20.4.2018.

In my doctoral dissertation, I wanted to examine music and composers against the complex situation in prewar Japan, and also critically re-inspect the history of Western art music composition in Japan. More precisely, my research focuses on the study of what I call — and composers of the time called — ”Japanese-style composition”.