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A short history of Western music;

Arthur Jacobs

A short history of Western music;

A listener"s guide

by Arthur Jacobs

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Published by Drake Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11170771M
    ISBN 100877494290
    ISBN 109780877494294

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A Short History of Western Music book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. A History of Western Music book. Read 56 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Greek and Rome music theory and philosophy was fascinating- as well as the troubadours during the middle ages, and the short bio's from some of the composers from the baroque, classical and romantic periods- but the music theory for most of this 4/5.

Donald J. Grout, the cornerstone of music education with his History of Western Music has come to me again via A Short History of Opera. I especially loved the citations and have been able to find many of the articles and books on which to build my education on opera. This book makes Oxford History of Opera look terribly bad by by: The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access.

Combining current scholarship with cutting-edge pedagogy, the Ninth Edition of A History of Western Music is the text that students and professors have trusted for generations. Because listening is central to music history, the new Total Access program provides a full suite of media resources―including an ebook and premium /5(48).

A Brief History of Western Music. The story of music begins with the ancients who used music in mystic ceremonies, festivals, war dances, and perhaps as work songs. Every civilization, ancient to modern, has used and enjoyed music in one form or another.

The Early Christian Era. The emotions and ideas that music expresses, the situations in which music is played and listened to, and the attitudes toward music players and composers all vary between regions and periods.

"Music history" is the distinct subfield of musicology and history which studies music (particularly Western art music) from a chronological perspective. The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access. Combining current scholarship with cutting-edge pedagogy, the Ninth Edition of A History of Western Music is the text that students and professors have trusted for generations.

Because listening is central to music history, the new Total. Western music, music produced in Europe as well as those musics derived from the European from ancient times to the present day.

All ancient civilizations entered historical times with a flourishing musical the earliest writers explained it in terms of legend and myth strongly suggests the remote beginnings of the art of the speculations about its origin, the more.

In music history, the era from about to aboutbetween and overlapping the Baroque and Romantic Periods. Periodicity The quality of being periodic, especially when this is emphasized through frequent resting points and articulations between phrases and periods.

Classical History (Gluck through Beethoven) With regard to Western music, the latter half of the 18th Century is often called the "Classical" period; the music of this period is considered very different from that of the Baroque period.

Yet the transition from Baroque to Classical was gradual. A Short History of Oxford University Press. Oxford University Press has a rich history which can be traced back to the earliest days of printing.

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A concise history of western music User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. By "Western music," the title really refers to Western classical music (popular and folk are almost entirely absent) from prehistory to the end of the 20th century.

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"A History of Western Music has secured its place - through six editions and for almost half a century - as the definitive resource for students and connoisseurs alike. Today this exceptional book remains the most authoritative and useful text available, providing readers with insights into both the music and its.

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(4) Ethnomusicology, the study of non-Western systems of music, provides some insight into ancient practices. For example, by studying mature folk cultures (Indian, Middle Eastern, Persian, etc.) that were directly influenced by the ancient Greeks, scholars have been able to draw conclusions about the music of : HarperCollins Publishers.

Building on his monumental revision of the Seventh Edition, PeterBurkholder has refined an inspired narrative for a new generation ofstudents, placing people at the center of the narrative of A History of Western Music naturally focuses on the musical works, styles, genres, and ideas that have proven most influential, enduring, and significant—but it also encompasses a wide range 4/5(4).

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Barbara Hanning’s Concise History of Western Music offers students a manageable introduction to the forces that shaped music. Combining concision with the imaginative pedagogy that her text pioneered, Hanning focuses on an essential repertoire of characteristic works―from the Middle Ages to the present /5(33).