Concise History Of Western Music

Concise History Of Western Music

Concise History Of Western Music

Concise History of Western Music combines Grout and Palisca's uncompromising reliability, scope, and respect for the narrative, while offering many more pedagogical aids, such as chapter preludes and postludes; "Etudes," excursions that explore the material more deeply than the main text; and "Windows," boxed discussions of special topics.

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Genre : Music
Author : Barbara Russano Hanning
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Release : 1998
Total Pages : 585 Pages
ISBN : 0393971686


A Concise History Of Western Music

A Concise History Of Western Music

A brief history of western classical music which will appeal to all music lovers.

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Genre : Music
Author : Paul Griffiths
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release : 2006-06-29
Total Pages : 348 Pages
ISBN : 9780521842945


Concise History Of Western Music

Concise History Of Western Music

This update to Barbara HanningÕs concise survey aligns it with the Eighth Edition of the Norton Anthology of Western Music and supports your students with a more robust media package. New resources include Audio Timelines, tutorials to help build music history skills, and adaptive activities to reinforce concepts.

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Genre : Music
Author : Hanning, Barbara Russano
Publisher : W.W. Norton & Company
Release : 2020-07-01
Total Pages : 734 Pages
ISBN : 9780393421668


Norton Anthology Of Western Music

Norton Anthology Of Western Music

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Genre : Music appreciation
Author : Claude V. Palisca
Publisher :
Release : 1996
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 0393969061


A History Of Western Music

A History Of Western Music

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Genre : Music
Author : Donald Jay Grout
Publisher :
Release : 1996
Total Pages : 862 Pages
ISBN : 0393969045


Concise History Of Western Music

Concise History Of Western Music

The most student-friendly music history text available, now with Total Access.

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Genre : Music
Author : Barbara Russano Hanning
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Release : 2014
Total Pages : 736 Pages
ISBN : 0393124266


Modern Music And After

Modern Music And After

Over three decades, Paul Griffiths's survey has remained the definitive study of music since the Second World War; this fully revised and updated edition re-establishes Modern Music and After as the preeminent introduction to the music of our time. The disruptions of the war, and the struggles of the ensuing peace, were reflected in the music of the time: in Pierre Boulez's radical reformation of compositional technique and in John Cage's development of zen music; in Milton Babbitt's settling of the serial system and in Dmitry Shostakovich's unsettling symphonies; in Karlheinz Stockhausen's development of electronic music and in Luigi Nono's pursuit of the universally human, in Iannis Xenakis's view of music as sounding mathematics and in Luciano Berio's consideration of it as language. The initiatives of these composers and their contemporaries opened prospects that haven't yet stopped unfolding. This constant expansion of musical thinking since 1945 has left us with no singular history of music; Griffiths's study accordingly follows several different paths, showing how and why they converge and diverge. This new edition of Modern Music and After discusses not only the music of the fifteen years that have passed since the previous edition, but also the recent explosion of scholarly interest in the latter half of the twentieth century. In particular, the book has been expanded to incorporate the variety of responses to the modernist impasse experienced by composers of the 1980s and 1990s. Griffiths then moves the book into the twenty-first century as he examines such highly influential composers as Helmut Lachenmann and Salvatore Sciarrino. For its breadth, wealth of detail, and characteristic wit and clarity, the third edition of Modern Music and After is required reading for the student and the enquiring listener.

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Genre : Music
Author : Paul Griffiths
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Release : 2011-02-16
Total Pages : 480 Pages
ISBN : 0199792283


A History Of Western Music

A History Of Western Music

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Author : D. J. Grout
Publisher :
Release : 1960
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : OCLC:1100467816


Classical Music

Classical Music

Portrays the musical era between 1750 and 1830 against its intellectual and cultural background and describes both its famous and obscure composers.

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Genre : Music
Author : Julian Rushton
Publisher : Thames & Hudson
Release : 1986
Total Pages : 192 Pages
ISBN : 0500202109


Understanding Music

Understanding Music

Music moves through time; it is not static. In order to appreciate music wemust remember what sounds happened, and anticipate what sounds might comenext. This book takes you on a journey of music from past to present, from the Middle Ages to the Baroque Period to the 20th century and beyond!

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Genre : Education
Author : N. Alan Clark
Publisher :
Release : 2015-12-21
Total Pages : 316 Pages
ISBN : 1940771331