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Muxfeldt Kristina, Vanishing Sensibilities: Schubert, Beethoven, Schumann (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012). $39.95.

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  17 June 2013

Laura Tunbridge*
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6 Kristina Muxfeldt was awarded a subvention for Vanishing Sensibilities: Schubert, Beethoven, Schumann from the John Daverio Fund by the American Musicological Society's Publications Committee.