Authors:Christine H. Barden, Gayle Kowalchyk, E. L. Lancaste
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
Keywords: music, movement, rhythm, activities, child, bring, appreciation, listening, little, mozarts, discovery, book, singing
Number of Pages: 48
Published: 2000-04
List price: $7.95
ISBN-10: 0739006452
ISBN-13: 9780739006450

Author: John Mundy
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Keywords: music, video, society, musical, hollywood, screen, popular
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1999-08-21
List price: $30.00
ISBN-10: 0719040299
ISBN-13: 9780719040290

Popular Music on Screen examines the relationship between popular music and the screen, from the origins of the Hollywood musical to contemporary developments in music television and video. Through detailed examination of films, television programs and popular music, together with analysis of the economic, technological and cultural determinants of their production and consumption, the book argues that popular music has been increasingly influenced by its visual economy. Though engaging with the debates that surround postmodernism, the book suggests that what most characterizes the relationshi

Author: Christopher Hogwood
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: music, cambridge, handbooks, fireworks, royal, water, handel
Number of Pages: 168
Published: 2005-12-19
List price: $66.00
ISBN-10: 0521836360
ISBN-13: 9780521836364

This Handbook covers Handel’s best known public music, the Water Music, written at the outset of his English career, and the Music for the Royal Fireworks, the last and largest of his orchestral creations. The genesis of the two orchestral suites is examined in its political as well as musical context. Practical questions of performance style and interpretation are balanced by an enquiry into Handel’s compositional processes, and the relationship of these pieces to his other large-scale orchestral compositions.

Author: Robin Moore
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, culture, global, expressing, experiencing, hispanic, caribbean
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 2009-12-14
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 019537505X
ISBN-13: 9780195375053

** Music in the Hispanic Caribbean 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. **The Spanish-speaking

Author: Scott L. Marcus
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, includes, global, culture, expressing, egypt, experiencing
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2006-11-17
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 019514645X
ISBN-13: 9780195146455

The Global Music Series is an innovative introduction to world music that focuses on how people make music meaningful and useful in their lives. It includes captivating case studies that feature eyewitness accounts of performances, interviews with performers, and vivid illustrations. Each volume is packaged with an audio CD that contains representative examples of the music discusses in the book. Numerous listening activities encourage readers to engage actively with the music. Music in the Middle East focuses on the varieties of music that fill the eastern Arab world--with special emphasis o

Author: John P. Murphy
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, includes, global, culture, expressing, brazil, experiencing
Number of Pages: 192
Published: 2006-01-26
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195166841
ISBN-13: 9780195166842

Music in Brazil 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 lis

Author: Bonnie C. Wade
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: music, global, culture, experiencing, japan, expressing
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2004-09-23
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 0195144880
ISBN-13: 9780195144888

Music in Japan 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 list
  
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