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Genre: Music
Date Book: 2007-01-01
Editor by: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
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Languages: English, French and German

As a sociologist Simon Frith claims music is the result of the play of social forces, whether as an idea, an experience, or an activity. The essays in this important collection address these forces, recognising that music is an effect of a continuous proc

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Genre: Popular music
Date Book: 2004
Editor by: Psychology Press
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Languages: English, French and German

Popular music studies is a rapidly expanding field with changing emphases and agenda. This is a multi-volume resource for this area of study

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Genre: Education
Date Book: 2006
Editor by: GIA Publications
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Languages: English, French and German

This practical and essential resource guides preservice and beginning music teachers through the most difficult years of music teaching. Part One assists undergraduate music education students in navigating early observations; Part Two offers advice for music student teachers; and Part Three is an invaluable reference for the beginning music teacher. Nineteen real-life stories are interspersed throughout Handbook for the Beginning Music Teacher, and most include questions for discussion developed by the story authors. -- Publisher

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 1997
Editor by: University Rochester Press
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Languages: English, French and German

A study of dynamic and changing forms of folk music from nations and cultures across Europe: genre, instruments, performance.

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 1983-02-24
Editor by: Cambridge University Press
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A study of the philosophy of music history.

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 1989-06-15
Editor by: Cambridge University Press
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Languages: English, French and German

A provocative volume of essays challenging the view that music occupies an autonomous aesthetic sphere.

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 2007
Editor by: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
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Leonard addresses core issues relating to gender, rock and the music industry through a case study of 'female-centred' bands from the UK and US performing so called 'indie rock' from the 1990s to the present day. Using original interview material with both amateur and internationally renowned musicians, the book further addresses the fact that the voices of musicians have often been absent from music industry studies. Leonard's central aim is to progress from feminist scholarship that has documented and explored the experience of female musicians, to presenting an analytic discussion of gender and the music industry. In this way, the book engages directly with a number of under-researched areas: the impact of gender on the everyday life of performing musicians; gendered attitudes in music journalism, promotion and production; the responses and strategies developed by female performers; the feminist network riot grrrl and the succession of international festivals it inspired under the name of Ladyfest.

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 2007
Editor by: GIA Publications
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Languages: English, French and German

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 2004
Editor by: Indiana University Press
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A History of Baroque Music is an exhaustive study of the music of the Baroque period, with particular focus on the 17th century. Individual chapters consider the work of significant composers, including Monteverdi, Corelli, Scarlatti, Schütz, Purcell, Handel, Bach, and Telemann, as well as specific countries and regions. Two contributed chapters examine composers and genres from Russia, the Ukraine, Slovenia, Croatia, and Latin America. The book also includes a wealth and variety of musical examples from all genres and instrumental combinations. Contributors are Claudia Jensen, Metoda Kokole, Rui Vieira Nery, and Ennio Stipcevic.

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Genre: Music
Date Book: 1998
Editor by: Alfred Music Publishing
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Languages: English, French and German

Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory is designed for students of any age, whether listeners or performers, who want to have a better understanding of the language of music. In this all-in-one theory course, you will learn the essentials of music through concise lessons, practice your music reading and writing skills in the exercises, improve your listening skills with the available ear-training CDs (sold separately), and test your knowledge with a review that completes each unit. Computer software is also available with randomized drilling of the material and scorekeeping. Book 3 (Lessons 51-75): 1st & 2nd Inversions of Triads * Inversions of V7 Chords * Figured Bass * Major Chord Progressions * Minor Scales, Minor Triads * Augmented & Diminished Triads * Primary Triads in Minor Keys * Minor Chord Progressions * Modes * Harmonizing a Melody in Major and Minor Keys * Broken Chords & Arpeggiated Accompaniments * Passing and Neighboring Tones * Composing a Melody in Major and Minor Keys * 12-Bar Blues Chord Progression & Blues Scale * Basic Forms of Music. The complete line of Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory includes Student Books, a Teacher's Answer Key, Ear-Training CDs, Double Bingo games, Flash Cards, Reproducible Teacher's Activity Kits, and interactive software for students and teachers in private study, studio and network environments.