Authors:Anderson, Neil,
Publisher: Capstone Press
Keywords: music, finders, fact, questioning, madness, videos
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 2007-01-01
List price: $23.93
ISBN-10: 0736867651
ISBN-13: 9780736867658

Rock, hip-hop, country-there are all kinds of music to listen to. So how do music labels get you to tune in to their stuff? And what are they really trying to say? Well, pop in a CD and put your headphones on. It’s time to ask questions about music messages.

Author: Frederick Lau
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, includes, global, culture, expressing, china, experiencing
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2007-11-14
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195301242
ISBN-13: 9780195301243

Music in China is one of many case-study volumes that can be used along with Thinking Musically, the core book in the Global Music Series. Thinking Musically incorporates music from many diverse cultures and establishes the framework for exploring the practice of music around the world. It sets the stage for an array of case-study volumes, each of which focuses on a single area of the world. Each case study uses the contemporary musical situation as a point of departure, covering historical information and traditions as they relate to the present. Visit www.oup.com/us/globalmusic for a list of

Author: Wallace T. Berry
Publisher: Dover Publications
Keywords: music, history, books, dover, structural, functions
Number of Pages: 480
Published: 1987-07-01
List price: $18.95
ISBN-10: 0486253848
ISBN-13: 9780486253848

A brilliant investigation into musical structure and experience through a systematic exploration of tonality, melody, harmony, texture and rhythm, and their important interpretations. These are illuminated in penetrating analyses of musical works ranging from early madrigals and Gregorian chants through Bach, Beethoven and Brahms to Ravel, Bartók and Berg. Index. Prefaces. Introduction.

Author: Ruth M. Stone
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, global, series, culture, experiencing, west, africa, expressing
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 2004-08-05
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195145003
ISBN-13: 9780195145007

This book introduces the musical traditions of West Africa and discusses the diversity, motifs, and structure of West African music within the larger patterns of the region’s culture. Drawing upon the author’s extensive fieldwork, it explores how the music’s complex rhythmic combinations in fast-paced patterns and quick, tightly orchestrated movements influence how West Africans understand themselves and their culture.

Author: Christopher Small
Publisher: Wesleyan
Keywords: music, american, culture, african, survival, common, tongue, celebration
Number of Pages: 509
Published: 1999-03-31
List price: $29.95
ISBN-10: 0819563579
ISBN-13: 9780819563576

Author: Gordon J. Callon
Publisher: A-R Editions
Keywords: music, researches, baroque, era, recent, sacred, collected, vocal, william, lawes
Published: 2002-11
List price: $110.00
ISBN-10: 0895795183
ISBN-13: 9780895795182

Authors:Dorothea E. Hast, Stanley Scott,
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, global, series, culture, expressing, ireland, experiencing
Number of Pages: 176
Published: 2004-06-24
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195145550
ISBN-13: 9780195145557

Music in Ireland is one of several case-study volumes that can be used along with Thinking Musically, the core book in the Global Music Series. Thinking Musically incorporates music from many diverse cultures and establishes the framework for exploring the practice of music around the world. It sets the stage for an array of case-study volumes, each of which focuses on a single area of the world. Each case study uses the contemporary musical situation as a point of departure, covering historical information and traditions as they relate to the present. Visit www.oup.com/us/globalmusic for a li
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