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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 54–73.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Nick Seaver The American Piano Company, in the early twentieth century, built a reenacting piano that could automatically play back performances recorded by virtuoso pianists. This article examines the production, in the company lab, of that piano’s fidelity—the terms by which an original...
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differences (1993) 5 (2): 1–23.
Published: 01 July 1993
... this shot to that of a model of the couple beneath the tree resting on a large white piano played by one woman who is accompanied by two others who continue Powell's song. After a cut to a close-up of hands playing the piano the camera pulls out to reveal an impressive multiplication of pianos with women...
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differences (2003) 14 (3): 4–33.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of Chicago p, 2000 . Doan, Laura. Fashioning Sapphism: The Origins of a Modern English Lesbian Culture . New York: Columbia up, 2001 . Eyerman, Charlotte. “Piano Playing in Nineteenth-Century French Visual Culture.” Piano Roles: 300 Hundred Years of Life with the Piano . Ed. James Parakilas. New...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 313–314.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... Povinelli, Elizabeth A. “Archiving the Otherwise: Postcolonial Digital Archives.” 22.1: 146–71. Seaver, Nick. “‘This Is Not a Copy’: Mechanical Fidelity and the Reenacting Piano.” 22.2/3: 54–73. Steintrager...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 235–239.
Published: 01 December 2011
... catchall. It gathered together all the perceptions that the other dimensions did not capture—everything that makes the sound of an oboe played at the same pitch, intensity, and duration as one on the piano unmistakably different...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 240–248.
Published: 01 December 2011
... not capture—everything that makes the sound of an oboe played at the same pitch, intensity, and duration as one on the piano unmistakably different and recognizable as such. Only recently have we seen the desire emerge in some quarters...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 20–44.
Published: 01 December 2016
... at twilight in a seaside town. As Anne Desbaresdes listens to her son’s piano lesson, the sky outside is washed in bursts of pink and red. Suddenly, a cry is heard from below. As the chapter continues, an anxious crowd gathers at the street café. Mademoiselle Giraud, the piano teacher, meanwhile, reminds her...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 20–36.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., mink stoles, old rags, a birdcage, a bucket of silver dollars, thousands of books, paint- ings, quarters in tobacco cans, two pianos, glass jars of pennies, a set of bagpipes, an almost complete...
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differences (1998) 10 (3): 1–46.
Published: 01 November 1998
... of Dickinson as an eccentric recluse, wedded to her interiority. Considered together, these stories portray a woman acutely aware of her spatial surroundings, whether she is listening to the parlor piano from the shadows of a hallway, lowering baskets of gingerbread from her bedroom window, or conversing...
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differences (2016) 27 (3): 45–92.
Published: 01 December 2016
... cross-gender antics and various public sphere mishaps. In The Irresistible Piano , the image of musical sound itself becomes contagious, causing bodies to dance hysterically and uncontrollably. These films are just examples of how spontaneously and exuberantly onscreen bodies are seized and transformed...
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differences (2005) 16 (2): 138–166.
Published: 01 September 2005
...: Serpent's Tail, 1993 . ____. The Piano Teacher . 1999. Trans. Joachim Neugroschel. London: Serpent's Tail, 1999 . Kerr, Philip. Berlin Noir . London: Penguin, 1994 . Kipnis, Laura. “Looks Good on Paper: Marxism and Feminism in a Postmodern World.” Ecstasy Unlimited: On Sex, Capital,Gender...
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differences (2006) 17 (3): 195–204.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., the song enjoyed popularity in the thirties after Rudy Val- lee recorded it. By the time it was featured in Casablanca (1942), however, its own time had long gone by. But as sung by Dooley Wilson, in the role of the piano player, Sam...
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differences (2017) 28 (2): 86–115.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of The Piano Teacher , where the piano student Walter Klemmer, who joins his cold mistress in the impersonal, institutional bathroom of the musical academy for what may be the strangest sex scene ever filmed, is prevented from ejaculating, and therefore dissipating the erotic tension. This suggests...
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differences (2018) 29 (1): 102–133.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of the student movement, the passage of the Emergency Acts, the Baader-Meinhof events, the German Autumn, and the first, second, and third generations of the raf . 21 We might note, too, that Haneke’s 2002 film adaptation of Jelinek’s The Piano Teacher features a problematic attachment to the mother...
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differences (1999) 11 (3): 76–106.
Published: 01 December 1999
... on a Sunday. When Elsie tells her father that she cannot comply with his command because it conflicts with God’s command to honor the Sabbath, Mr. Dinsmore orders her to sit at the piano without supper until she changes her mind. Though...
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differences (2020) 31 (2): 30–57.
Published: 01 September 2020
... composer, did not arise in isolation: Gilmore has explored it, for instance, in relation to Vivier’s contemporaries like Tristan Murail (in Ethers ), as well as Olivier Messiaen’s “chord of resonance” and especially Stockhausen’s use of ring modulation on piano in Mantra ( Gilmore, Claude 163–68...
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differences (2019) 30 (2): 30–71.
Published: 01 September 2019
... performance with the experimental performance company Clod Ensemble, the eleven monologues that comprise Must are coauthored with Clod’s director, Suzy Willson. 7 Shaw is accompanied by live piano, violin, and double bass (music composed by Paul Clark), played to one side of the stage, and by a large...
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differences (2007) 18 (1): 128–152.
Published: 01 May 2007
... by by an external system, subject to the images. Michael Gordon has manipulation. invoked the image of a neglected piano...
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differences (2007) 18 (2): 1–23.
Published: 01 September 2007
... piano, a prostitute from his own past. Marlene Dietrich’s melancholy performance recalls the effacement of a cosmopolitan desire. It is clear here that if the border is the site of violence par excel...
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differences (2011) 22 (2-3): 190–210.
Published: 01 December 2011
... by conformity and repression. partially drawn from the piano Ensemble choruses are often reduction score. rhythmically rigid and melodi- cally...