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The Women of Western Music The Women of Western Music (Hildegard to Ella)
Anna Wentlent - Alfred Music Publishing

Balance your music history curriculum with this indispensable classroom resource! This long-awaited manual focuses exclusively on the female artists who haven't made it into most textbooks. Biographies,

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Book & CD Reproducible
$34.99
C.P.E.: A Listener's Guide to the Other Bach C.P.E.: A Listener's Guide to the Other Bach
David Hurwitz - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788) has to be the most rewarding, expressive, and entertaining of all the composers whose work fell into obscurity in the years following his death. He was overshadowed

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Ravel: A Listener's Guide Ravel: A Listener's Guide
Victor Lederer - Amadeus Press, Inc.

An enigma to those who knew him, the early-20th century French master Maurice Ravel composed some of the most popular and beloved music in the repertory. In Ravel: A Listener's Guide, Victor Lederer surveys

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Lead Belly: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection Lead Belly: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection
Lead Belly - Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

With his 12-string Stella guitar, Lead Belly sang out a cornucopia of songs that included his classics The Midnight Special, Irene, The Bourgeois Blues and many more, which in turn have been

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Hardcover Book with 5 CDs - Boxed Set
$89.98
Teach Yourself Music History Teach Yourself Music History (Everything You Need to Know About Music - from Antiquity to Today)
L.C. Harnsberger & Donny Trieu - Alfred Music Publishing

Teach Yourself Music History is a thoroughly enjoyable overview of all the major periods of Western music: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic,

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The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony
Tom Hojnacki & Joe Mulholland - Berklee Press

Learn jazz harmony, as taught at Berklee College of Music. This text provides a strong foundation in harmonic principles, supporting further study in jazz composition, arranging, and improvisation. It covers... view details
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A-Life for Music: Music and Computer Models of Living Systems A-Life for Music: Music and Computer Models of Living Systems
Eduardo Reck Miranda - A R Editions, Inc.

Artificial Life, or A-Life, aims at the study of all phenomena characteristic of natural living systems, through computational modeling, wetware-hardware hybrids, and other artificial media.  Its scope ranges... view details
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Beethoven's Chamber Music Beethoven's Chamber Music (A Listener's Guide)
Victor Lederer - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Lederer shows how Beethoven's sonatas for violin and piano overflow with high energy and spirits, showing a creative force that transcended personal struggles. The "Kreutzer" Sonata, Op. 47, displays all the... view details
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Amores of John Cage Amores of John Cage
Thomas DeLio - Pendragon Press

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Theory of African Music Theory of African Music
Gerhard Kubik - University of Chicago Press

In the first volume, Kubik describes and examines xylophone playing in southern Uganda and harp music from the Central African Republic; compares multi-part singing from across the continent; and explores... view details
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Paperback Book & CD - Volume 1
$30.00
Hardcover Book & CD - Volume 1
$90.00
Paperback Book & CD - Volume 2
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Hardcover Book & CD - Volume 2
$90.00
Bernstein's Orchestral Music Bernstein's Orchestral Music (An Owner's Manual)
David Hurwitz - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Leonard Bernstein's fame as a conductor and general cultural phenomenon has overshadowed his genius as a composer, despite the fact that some of his orchestral music has entered the standard repertoire and... view details
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Bach's Choral Music Bach's Choral Music (A Listener's Guide)
Gordon Jones - Amadeus Press, Inc.

"J. S. Bach - A Listener's Guide to His Choral Music" introduces the general listener to a genre of music that is mistakenly supposed to be "difficult." A vivid biographical sketch of Bach's life and times... view details
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Folk Music in Bartok's Compositions Folk Music in Bartok's Compositions
Vera Lampert - G Henle / USA, Inc.

Folksong arrangements hold a significant place in Bela Bartok's oeuvre.  More than a third of his compositions are folksong arrangements or contain movements built on folk music material.  Moreover, the genre... view details
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How Nashville Became Music City USA How Nashville Became Music City USA (50 Years of Music Row)
Michael Kosser - Hal Leonard Corporation

How did a medium-sized Southern river town become arguably the most important music center in America? This insightful book shares how a single studio in a tiny duplex house became Music Row, a ten-block area... view details
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