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Enjoyment of Music
Enjoyment of Music Enjoyment of Music
Kristine Forney, Joseph Machlis - W. W. Norton & Company

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$98.00
The Women of Western Music
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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$34.99
Adorno, Modernism and Mass Culture
Adorno, Modernism and Mass Culture Adorno, Modernism and Mass Culture
Max Paddison - Kahn & Averill

In examining the work of Theodor Adorno, this collection of essays focuses on the German philosopher's ideas in the field of musicology. Though it addresses complex theories, this inquiry maintains a lucid... view details
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Early Music
Early Music Early Music
Denis Stevens - Kahn & Averill

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Songs in the Key of Z
Songs in the Key of Z Songs in the Key of Z (The Curious Universe of Outsider Music)
Irwin Chusid - Chicago Review Press

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Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova Bossa Nova (The Story of the Brazilian Music That Seduced the World (Revised))
Ruy Castro, Lysa Salsbury & Julian Dibbell - Chicago Review Press

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Norton Anthology of Western
Norton Anthology of Western Norton Anthology of Western
Claude V. Palisca - W. W. Norton & Company

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A Friend of the Devil
A Friend of the Devil A Friend of the Devil (The Glorification of the Outlaw in Song, from Robin Hood to Rap)
John Kruth - Hal Leonard Corporation

This book is a fun and informative historical survey of songs that lionize notorious brigands from Ireland to Brazil, Italy to Australia, to the drug lords of Mexico and the inner-city gangs of the United

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Hollywood Movie Songs
Hollywood Movie Songs Hollywood Movie Songs (Collectible Sheet Music)
Marion Short - Schiffer Publishing, LTD

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Christmas Music Companion Fact Book
Christmas Music Companion Fact Book Christmas Music Companion Fact Book
Dale Nobbman - Hal Leonard Corporation

This fascinating book deserves a place of honor in every Christmas music collection! For 50 beloved traditional tunes, readers will learn the story of how the song came to be, the author and the historical... view details
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Ravel: A Listener's Guide
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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Bach, Beethoven and the Boys
Bach, Beethoven and the Boys Bach, Beethoven and the Boys
David W. Barber - Alfred Music Publishing

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When the Fat Lady Sings
When the Fat Lady Sings When the Fat Lady Sings
David W. Barber - Alfred Music Publishing

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The Great British Recording Studios
The Great British Recording Studios The Great British Recording Studios
Howard Massey - Hal Leonard Corporation

The Great British Recording Studios tells the story of the iconic British facilities where many of the most important recordings of all time were made. The first comprehensive account of British recording

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A Beginner's Guide to Reading Gregorian Chant Notation
A Beginner's Guide to Reading Gregorian Chant Notation A Beginner's Guide to Reading Gregorian Chant Notation
Noel Jones - Frog Music Press

For people who have no experience reading chant or people who do but want to improve their ability in reading the notes, clef, staff markings and understanding what they mean.  The large size used here is... view details
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The History of Orchestration
The History of Orchestration The History of Orchestration
Adam Carse - Dover Publications Inc.

Reprint of the 1925 edition with some corrections.  This well-known study by an eminent musicologist constitutes one of the best mid-level explorations of the nature and function of the orchestra.  Tracing the... view details
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Music, the Brain, and Ecstasy
Music, the Brain, and Ecstasy Music, the Brain, and Ecstasy (How Music Captures Our Imagination)
Robert Jourdain - Avon Books

What makes a distant oboe's wail beautiful? Why do some kinds of music lift us to ecstasy, but not others? How can music make sense to an ear and brain evolved for detecting the approaching lion or tracking

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Lead Belly: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection
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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Chamber Music: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Chamber Music: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis Chamber Music: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Donald Francis Tovey - Dover Publications Inc.

This volume features selections from the famous musicologist's acclaimed Essays in Musical Analysis. The contents comprise some of Donald F. ... view details

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Concertos and Choral Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Concertos and Choral Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis Concertos and Choral Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Donald Francis Tovey - Dover Publications Inc.

Drawn from the well-known musicologist's celebrated Essays in Musical Analysis, this volume contains nearly all of the concertos in the standard repertoire, from Bach's concerto for two violins to

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Symphonies and Other Orchestra Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Symphonies and Other Orchestra Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis Symphonies and Other Orchestra Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis
Donald Francis Tovey - Dover Publications Inc.

More than 100 selections from the noted musicologist's Essays in Musical Analysis cover most of the standard works in the symphonic repertory. Subjects include Beethoven's overtures and symphonies,

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The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 2: 1926
The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 2: 1926 The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 2: 1926
Heinrich Schenker/ed. William Drabkin - Dover Publications Inc.

The three volumes of The Masterwork in Music present complete English translations of major works by Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker, one of the twentieth century's leading figures in the field.

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The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 3: 1930
The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 3: 1930 The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 3: 1930
Heinrich Schenker/ed. William Drabkin - Dover Publications Inc.

The three volumes of The Masterwork in Music present complete English translations of major works by Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker, one of the twentieth century's leading figures in the field.

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The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 1: 1925
The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 1: 1925 The Masterwork in Music, Vol. 1: 1925
Heinrich Schenker/ed. William Drabkin - Dover Publications Inc.

The three volumes of The Masterwork in Music present complete English translations of major works by Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker, one of the twentieth century's leading figures in the field.

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