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history of Western music

Donald Jay Grout

history of Western music

by Donald Jay Grout

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonald Jay Grout & Claude V. Palisca.
    ContributionsPalisca, Claude V. 1921-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML160
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,910p. :
    Number of Pages910
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22642798M
    ISBN 100460047701, 039395627X

      (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. The Oxford History of Western Music is a narrative history from the "earliest notations" (taken to be around the eighth century) to the late twentieth was written by the American musicologist Richard hed by Oxford University Press in , it is a five volume work on the various significant periods of Western music and their characteristic qualities, .

    Music: Its Language History, and Culture. The course has a number of interrelated objectives: 1. To introduce you to works representative of a variety of music traditions. These include the repertoires of Western Europe from the Middle Ages through the present; of the United States, including art music, jazz, folk,Cited by: 2.   The new six-volume "Oxford History of Western Music" was 13 years in the making. Despite its bulk, it may seem to pale in comparison with, say, the volume second edition of The New Grove.

    However, the book doesn't describe itself as a Western Music History text, but its inclusion of large sections such as the Renaissance, the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic periods, and overall slant toward European music history can't quite keep it as broad as it seems to wish/5(11).   Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. A history of western music Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by abowser on November 8, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:


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A good introduction to the history of Western music, assuming that by "Western" they mean "mostly white men." Still, a good starting point from which to dive off into bits of musical history that were whitewashed or carefully curated over, not just in this book but in most histories of Western music.4/5.

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 age/5(14). A History Of Western Music 10th - Free download Ebook, Handbook, Textbook, User Guide PDF files on the internet quickly and easily.

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11 rows  "A History of Western Music has secured its place - through six editions and for. Reviewed by Ingrid Gordon, Associate Adjunct Professor, LaGuardia Community College on 2/1/ Comprehensiveness rating: 4 see less.

The book is a comprehensive survey of the history of Western Classical Music (including a chapter on music fundamentals), and has a good table of contents and a very good glossary/5(11). A Short History of Western Music book.

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Western Music refers to those cultures whose music system is based on the philosophy and science of Pythagoras and his school. The Ancient Greeks were the first European culture to. The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access.

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Because listening is central to music history, the new Total. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages illustrations, portraits, music 25 cm: Contents: The state of music at the end of the ancient world --Gregorian chant and secular song in the Middle Ages --The beginnings of polyphony and the music of the thirteenth century --French and Italian music of the fourteenth century --Music at.

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Norton Ebook. Synopsis In a shift of emphasis, A History of Western Music places people making choices at the centre of the story, not as peripheral figures in the evolution of musical works and styles.

Linking historical and social context directly to musical practice and styles, the book is /5(4). A History of Western Music.J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, Claude V. Palisca. W.W. Norton & Company. ISBN (hardcover). The Eighth Edition of A History of Western Music is a vivid, accessible, and richly contextual view of music in Western culture.

Building on his monumental revision of the Seventh Edition, Peter Burkholder has refined an. A video discussing Donald Grout and Claude Palisca's book 'A History of Western Music'.

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.

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