Introduction; 1. The civic environment for music; 2. Musicians and the Austrian police; 3. Music in the theatre; 4. Public concerts; 5. Music in the salon; 6. Musical institutions: religious and military; 7. Popular music; Summary - epilogue; Appendices; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
This book examines the impact of the daily life, political climate and artistic institutions of Vienna on its musicians and musical tastes between 1815 and 1830.