Sourcebook for Research in Music by Donald H. Foster, Allen Scott, Phillip D. Crabtree

By Donald H. Foster, Allen Scott, Phillip D. Crabtree

The Sourcebook for learn in song, during this revised and vastly elevated moment variation, is a useful advisor to the researcher in navigating the big proliferation of fabrics in track examine. The editors emphasize English-language and up to date assets, and in addition comprise crucial fabrics in different languages. a gap bankruptcy of introductory fabrics, together with a listing of universal bibliographical phrases with definitions, German and French bibliographical phrases, and the plan of the Library of Congress and the Dewey Decimal track class structures, is by way of seven bibliographical chapters, protecting lists of assets in addition to collective annotations that introduce and establish particular goods. A reference instrument containing different details when it comes to study in tune, the Sourcebook will function a lecture room textual content and as a source for person track researchers, librarians, college individuals, scholars, appearing and instructing musicians, and musical amateurs.

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Buying & Selling Music, Instruments, & Collectibles on eBay by Mark Abdelnour

By Mark Abdelnour

In case you are a track lover, you can be stunned on the terrific wealth of treasures eBay offers-right at your fingertips. paying for & promoting song, tools, and track Collectibles on eBay is the advisor you wish for accomplishing in-depth examine, discovering precisely what you are looking for on-line, and making clever bids. keep away from undesirable buys with insider tips about savvy bidding recommendations. Are you interested by promoting an device on eBay? learn the way you could manage store as you get recommendation for taking and posting photographs, writing catchy descriptions, and environment your beginning price.Whether you are looking for that hard-to-find vinyl album or trying to find the top provide in your outdated guitar, purchasing & promoting track, tools, and track Collectibles on eBay can provide the abilities you must meet your objectives quick and ordinary.

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Raising Musical Kids: A Guide for Parents by Robert A. Cutietta

By Robert A. Cutietta

Does song make childrens smarter? At what age should still a toddler commence song classes? the place if you buy an software? What may still mom and dad count on from a kid's academics and classes? elevating Musical teenagers solutions those and lots of different questions because it covers every thing from assembling a listening library for children, to matching a kid's character with an instrument's character, to discovering musical assets on your neighborhood. realizing that youngsters can--and frequently do--get so much in their track schooling in the public college method, the writer explores at size the good points and advantages of user-friendly and secondary institution courses, and indicates how mom and dad could make the colleges paintings for them and their kids. all through, Cutietta emphasizes the enjoyment of partaking in tune for its personal sake. elevating Musical youngsters is a e-book that oldsters in all places will treasure as a whole street map for constructing their kid's musical talents.

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Musical Form and Transformation: Four Analytic Essays by David Lewin

By David Lewin

Unusual track theorist and composer David Lewin (1933-2003) applies the conceptual framework he built in his past, cutting edge Generalized Musical durations and differences to the numerous repertoire of the 20th century during this stimulating and illustrative publication. reading the varied compositions of 4 canonical composers--Simbolo from Dallapiccola's Quaderno musicale di Annalibera ; Stockhausen's Klavierstuck III ; Webern's Op. 10, No. four; and Debussy's Feux d'articifice --Lewin brings forth buildings which he calls "transformational networks" to bare attention-grabbing and suggestive features of the track. during this complementary paintings, Lewin stimulates thought of the overall technique of musical research and problems with large-scale shape as they relate to transformational analytic structuring. Musical shape and Transformation , first released in 1993 by way of Yale college Press, used to be the recipient of an ASCAP Deems Taylor Award.

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Print Culture and Music in Sixteenth-Century Venice by Jane A. Bernstein

By Jane A. Bernstein

This quantity discusses the trade of song and its connection to the printing and publishing in mid-sixteenth century Venice. tune printers occupied a different area of interest within the Renaissance printing international simply because their product appealed to these with subtle style and used to be no longer readable through the total literate public. Bridging the distance among tune and different disciplines, Bernstein demonstrates the following that the function of a tune printer should be mentioned as a part of the bigger cultural and fiscal query of the good fortune of a enterprise.

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Broadway Plays and Musicals: Descriptions and Essential by Thomas S. Hischak

By Thomas S. Hischak

Long island City's Broadway district is by means of a ways the main prestigious and profitable venue for American performers, playwrights, entertainers, and technicians. whereas there are numerous reference works and demanding reports of chosen Broadway performs or musicals or even extra works concerning the highlights of the yank theater, this is often the 1st single-volume e-book to hide the entire actions on Broadway among 1919 and 2007. greater than 14,000 productions are in short defined, together with 1000s of performs, musicals, revivals, and area of expertise courses which were played at the nice White means. Entries comprise well-known and forgotten works, designed to provide an entire photo of Broadway's historical past and improvement, its evolution because the early 20th century, and its upward thrust to exceptional prominence on the planet of yank theater. greater than simply uncooked info, the productions are pointed out by way of plot, solid, group of workers, serious response, and value within the historical past of recent York theater and tradition. as well as a chronological checklist of all Broadway productions among 1919 and 2007, the publication additionally comprises nearly six hundred very important productions played on Broadway earlier than 1919.

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Brahms and His World: Revised Edition (The Bard Music by Walter Frisch, Kevin C. Karnes

By Walter Frisch, Kevin C. Karnes

Considering that its first e-book in 1990, Brahms and His international has turn into a key textual content for listeners, performers, and students attracted to the existence, paintings, and instances of 1 of the 19th century's so much celebrated composers. during this considerably revised and enlarged version, the editors stay with reference to the imaginative and prescient in the back of the unique ebook whereas updating its contents to mirror new views on Brahms that experience constructed over the last 20 years. To this finish, the unique essays by way of top specialists are retained and revised, and supplemented by way of contributions from a brand new iteration of Brahms students. jointly, they give thought to such issues as Brahms's dating with Clara and Robert Schumann, his musical interactions with the "New German institution" of Wagner and Liszt, his impact upon Arnold Schoenberg and different younger composers, his method of appearing his personal track, and his effective interactions with visible artists. The essays are complemented by way of a brand new number of feedback and analyses of Brahms's works released via the composer's contemporaries, documenting the ways that Brahms's track used to be understood via 19th- and early twentieth-century audiences in Europe and North the US. a brand new collection of memoirs by means of Brahms's buddies, scholars, and early admirers presents intimate glimpses into the composer's operating tools and character. And a catalog of the song, literature, and visible arts devoted to Brahms files the breadth of effect exerted through the composer upon his contemporaries.

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