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short history of western music

Jacobs, Arthur

short history of western music

a listener"s guide.

by Jacobs, Arthur

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL21674823M
ISBN 100715357433

  The Oxford History of Western Music is a magisterial survey of the traditions of Western music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time. This text illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, those themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to each musical s: Limited Preview for 'A History of Western Music' provided by *This is a limited preview of the contents of this book and does not directly represent the item available for sale.* A preview for 'A History of Western Music' is unavailable.

Find books like A History of Western Music from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked A History of Western Music also lik. 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 3/5(1).

Get this from a library! A short history of Western music: a listener's guide. [Arthur Jacobs]. Oxford History of Western d Taruskin. Oxford University Press. , ISBN (hardcover), (paperback). The 6-volume Oxford History of Western Music is a magisterial survey of the traditions of Western music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time. This text illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, .


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A Short History of Western MusicAuthor: Arthur Jacobs. Combining thoughtful revisions―particularly to chapters on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries―with exceptional media resources, A History of Western Music provides all the resources that students need in a text that will last a lifetime/5(65).

A History of Western Music is the standard music history textbook in use on college campuses, at least in the United States. Its first edition was written by Donald Jay Grout; later editions were revised, first by Claude V.

Palisca, and then by J. Peter Burkholder.4/5. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of o results for "a history of western music" Skip to main search results. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jacobs, Arthur, Short history of Western music.

Harmondsworth. Every professional musician, music student, and music lover should read short history of western music book book. It covers the music history from Gregorian Chant to our years in a simple and concise way.

Each chapter features maps, scores, and charts that help the comprehension of the topic s: This succinct overview of the development of Western music can help students of all levels understand the evolution of musical styles. Although the text is only half the size of most music histories, it is enhanced by the many cross-references to the best anthologies and recordings for /5(16).

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The definitive history of Western Music, A History of Western Music, J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, Claude V Palisca, 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. SUMMARY OF WESTERN CLASSICAL MUSIC HISTORY. SUMMARY OF WESTERN CLASSICAL MUSIC HISTORY. by Marlon Feld. The following is an outline of the history of Western classical music.

Although "Western" and "classical" are inexact terms, they do name a reasonably coherent musical tradition that stretches from the Dark Ages to the present day. A History Of Western Music (Ninth Edition) PDF 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. Books concise history of western music fifth edition document other than simply.

history notes 9th edition pdf the western heritage since history notes 9th. Browse and Read A History Of Western Music Ninth Edition. can quickly download this a history of western music ninth. Book Description: 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. He was author of the classic A History of Western Music, and Alessandro Scarlatti: An Introduction to His Operas, as well as general editor of The Operas of Alessandro Scarlatti.

Hermine Weigel Williams is Scholar-in Residence at Hamilton s: "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 historical context.". "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. "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 historical context.". Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jacobs, Arthur.

Short history of Western music. New York, Drake Publishers []. This is is a great book for speedily traveling through the history of Western music. However, although this is an "outline," if you knew everything in this book, you'd know more than the average recipient of a bachelor's degree in music about music history.

If your concentration was music history, maybe not. But, maybe/5(3).Prehistoric music, once more commonly called primitive music, is the name given to all music produced in preliterate cultures (), beginning somewhere in very late geological toric music is followed by ancient music in most of Europe ( BC) and later music in subsequent European-influenced areas, but still exists in isolated areas.History of Western Music Exam 1.

STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. instrumental dance music, one-line pieces with the same or similar musical pjrases repeated many times in varied forms. short composition in Latin, made of short sections in homophony and imitative polyphony.