Concise History of Western Music
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Publisher : W. W. Norton
Release Date : 2014
ISBN 10 : 9780393124262
Pages : 736 pages
Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Concise History of Western Music

by Barbara Russano Hanning,Claude V. Palisca

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

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Concise History of Western Music

by Barbara Russano Hanning

The most engaging and accessible brief survey of Western music history, at the best value on the market. Based on A History of Western Music, by J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, and Claude V. Palisca, Concise History of Western Music, Fourth Edition, offers authoritative coverage of the essential works and genres in Western music history. By setting musical events into a memorable historical and cultural context, Concise History of Western Music provides a history students will read and remember.

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Concise History of Western Music  Instructor s Manual

by B. R. Hanning

Based on the classic A History of Western Music by J. Peter Burkholder, Donald J. Grout, and Claude V. Palisca, Concise History of Western Music provides authoritative coverage of the essential works and genres in Western music history. The Third Edition has been meticulously revised and reorganized to provide a more streamlined narrative that emphasizes a core repertory, social and historical context, and performance practice. This comprehensive revision features outstanding new pedagogy and multimedia resources.

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A Concise History of Western Music

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

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Concise History of Western Music

by Barbara Russano Hanning

Based on the classic A History of Western Music by J. Peter Burkholder, Donald J. Grout, and Claude V. Palisca, Concise History of Western Music provides authoritative coverage of the essential works and genres in Western music history. The Third Edition has been meticulously revised and reorganized to provide a more streamlined narrative that emphasizes a core repertory, social and historical context, and performance practice. This comprehensive revision features outstanding new pedagogy and multimedia resources.

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Concise History of Western Music

by Hanning, Barbara Russano

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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Study and Listening Guide for Concise History of Western Music  Fourth Edition  by Barbara Russano Hanning and Norton Anthology of Western Music  Sixth Edition Edited by J  Peter Burkholder and Claude V  Palisca

by James Peter Burkholder,Jennifer L. Hund-King

This guide includes chapter objectives and outlines, study questions, analytical questions about the music, names and terms, and review questions.

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Study   Listening Guide for Concise History of Western Music

by James Peter Burkholder

Study and listening guide for Concise history of western music by Barbara Russano Hanning and Norton anthology of western music.

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Norton Anthology of Western Music

by Burkholder, J. Peter,Grout, Donald Jay,Palisca, Claude V.

The definitive survey, combining current scholarship with a vibrant narrative. Carefully informed by feedback from dozens of scholars, it remains the book that students and teachers trust to explain whatÕs important, where it fits, and why it matters. Peter Burkholder weaves a compelling story of people, their choices, and the western musical tradition that emerged. From chant to hip-hop, he connects past to present to create a context for tomorrowÕs musicians.

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Classical Music

by Julian Rushton

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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by James Peter Burkholder,Barbara Russano Hanning,Jennifer Lee King

The Study and Listening Guide provides chapter outlines and objectives, and study and review questions.

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Modern Music and After

by Paul Griffiths

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

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Introduction to Western Culture

by Guobin Xu,Yanhui Chen,Lianhua Xu

Promoting cultural understanding in a globalized world, this collection provides a concise and unique introduction to Western culture, through the voices of Chinese scholars. Written by a team of experts in their fields, the book provides insights into Western history and culture, covering an interdisciplinary range of topics across literature, language, music, art and religion. It addresses such issues as tourism and etiquette, as well as the key differences of distinct cultures, providing readers with a succinct yet effective way

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The Penguin Companion to Classical Music

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This superbly authoratitive new work provides a comprehensive A-Z guide to some 1000 years of Western music. It explores in detail the lives and achievements of a vast range of composers, as well as looking at such key topics as music history (from medieval plainchant to contemporary minimalism), performers, theory and jargon. Throught Griffiths skilfully blends lightly worn scholarship with personal insight, whether examining the emotional colouring that different musical keys achieve or charting the rise and development of the symphony.

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Music in the Western World

by Piero Weiss,Richard Taruskin

This classic anthology assembles over 200 source readings, bringing to life the history of music through letters, reviews, biographical sketches, memoirs, and other documents. Writings by composers, critics, and educators touch on virtually every aspect of Western music from ancient Greece to the present day. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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