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Theory of music & musicology

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Perspectives on the Performance of French Piano Music

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Perspectives on the Performance of French Piano Music

Lesley A. Wright

Theatre Studies; Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); 20th century & contemporary classical music; Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles

Paperback

These essays offer a range of approaches central to the performance of French piano music of the nineteenth and twentieth... [more]

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New Perspectives on Music and Gesture

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New Perspectives on Music and Gesture

Dr. Elaine King, Dr. Anthony Gritten

Theatre Studies; Theory of music & musicology; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Paperback

Intends to clarify the way in which the subject of Music and Gesture is continuing to take shape by highlighting both central... [more]

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A Chord in Time: The Evolution of the Augmented Sixth from Monteverdi to Mahler

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A Chord in Time: The Evolution of the Augmented Sixth from Monteverdi to...

Mark Ellis

Theory of music & musicology; Medieval & Renaissance music (c 1000 to c 1600); Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900)

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For centuries, the augmented sixth sonority has fascinated composers and intrigued music analysts. This work presents a series... [more]

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Messiaen the Theologian

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Messiaen the Theologian

Andrew Shenton

Music; Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Christianity

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Oliver Messiaen is one of the most widely performed and recorded composers of the twentieth-century. For Messiaen, music was... [more]

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E.T.A. Hoffmann's Musical Aesthetics

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E.T.A. Hoffmann's Musical Aesthetics

Abigail Chantler

Theory of music & musicology; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

ETA Hoffmann is widely known as the author of fantastic tales. This book examines Hoffmann's aesthetic thought within the... [more]

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Karlheinz Stockhausen: Zeitmasse

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Karlheinz Stockhausen: Zeitmasse

Jerome Kohl

Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music

Hardback

CD: Zeitmasse for 5 woodwind instruments. Running time 13.15 minutes. Artist: Ensemble Danzi Quintet; Heinz Holliger [more]

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Messiaen's Final Works

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Messiaen's Final Works

Christopher Dingle

Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music

Paperback

When Olivier Messiaen (1902-1992) completed the vast opera Saint Francois d'Assise in 1983, he was mentally and physically... [more]

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Charles Avison's Essay on Musical Expression: With Related Writings by William Hayes and Charles Avison

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Charles Avison's Essay on Musical Expression: With Related Writings by William...

Dr. Pierre Dubois

Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

British musician and composer Avison's (1710-70) Essay, first published in 1752, constituted a turning point in the discourse... [more]

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Music Semiotics: A Network of Significations: In Honour and Memory of Raymond Monelle

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Music Semiotics: A Network of Significations: In Honour and Memory of Raymond...

Dr. Esti Sheinberg

Theory of music & musicology

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Investigates different ways in which music signifies. This title deals with the relationship between music and philosophy,... [more]

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Schubert's Fingerprints: Studies in the Instrumental Works

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Schubert's Fingerprints: Studies in the Instrumental Works

Susan Wollenberg

Theory of music & musicology; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles

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Explores Robert Schubert's stylistic traits, discussing an individual 'fingerprint' with case-studies drawn principally from... [more]

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James McNeill Whistler and France: A Dialogue in Paint, Poetry, and Music

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James McNeill Whistler and France: A Dialogue in Paint, Poetry, and Music...

Suzanne M. Singletary

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Theory of music & musicology

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James McNeill Whistler and France: A Dialogue in Paint, Poetry, and Music is the first full-length and in-depth study to position... [more]

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Everyday Music Listening: Absorption, Dissociation and Trancing

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Everyday Music Listening: Absorption, Dissociation and Trancing

Ruth Herbert

Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

In what ways does listening to music shape everyday perception? Is music particularly effective in promoting shifts in consciousness?... [more]

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Lost in the Grooves: Scram's Capricious Guide to the Music You Missed

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Lost in the Grooves: Scram's Capricious Guide to the Music You Missed

Kim Cooper (Chair Nursing Department Program Ivy Tech State College Terre Haute in), David Smay

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Hardback

Seeking out the lost gems of pop music history, this illustrated guide takes the reader on a nostalgic journey to explore... [more]

$242.00

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Aesthetics of Music: Musicological Perspectives

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Aesthetics of Music: Musicological Perspectives

Stephen Downes

Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

Aesthetics of Music: Musicological Approaches is an anthology of fourteen essays, each addressing a single key concept or... [more]

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Newly Composed Folk Music of Yugoslavia

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Newly Composed Folk Music of Yugoslavia

Ljerka V. Rasmussen

Theory of music & musicology; Folk & traditional music; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

This book challenges the monolithic portrayals of folk music and social change under commission by making a case for 'people's... [more]

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African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective

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African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective

Ingrid Monson

Theory of music & musicology; Folk & traditional music; Regional studies

Hardback

The African Diaspora presents musical case studies from various regions of the African diaspora, including Africa, the Caribbean,... [more]

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Musical Knowledge: Intuition, analysis and music education

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Musical Knowledge: Intuition, analysis and music education

Professor Keith Swanwick, Professor Keith Swanwick

Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy & theory of education; Teaching of a specific subject

Hardback

Examines the tension between intuitive and analytical ways of making sense of the world by exploring musical knowledge and... [more]

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African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective

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African Diaspora: A Musical Perspective

Ingrid Monson

Theory of music & musicology; Folk & traditional music; Regional studies

Paperback

A collection of musical case studies from: Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, North America and Europe and more, that engage... [more]

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Contemporary Music and Spirituality

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Contemporary Music and Spirituality

Robert Sholl, Professor Sander van Maas

Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Sacred & religious music

Hardback

The flourishing of religious or spiritually-inspired music in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries remains... [more]

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The Art of Singing Onstage and in the Studio: Understanding the Psychology, Relationships and Technology in Performing and Recording

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The Art of Singing Onstage and in the Studio: Understanding the Psychology,...

Jennifer Hamady

Theory of music & musicology; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

THE ART OF SINGING ONSTAGE AND IN THE STUDIO:<br /><br />UNDERSTANDING THE... [more]

$32.99

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The Routledge Companion to Sounding Art

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The Routledge Companion to Sounding Art

Marcel Cobussen, Vincent Meelberg (Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands), Barry Truax

Theory of music & musicology; Cultural studies

Hardback

The Routledge Companion to Sounding Art presents an overview of the issues, methods, and approaches crucial for the study... [more]

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Balzac and Music: Its Place and Meaning in His Life and Work

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Balzac and Music: Its Place and Meaning in His Life and Work

Jean-Pierre Barricelli

Theory of music & musicology; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

First published in 1990, this book was the first comprehensive study of Balzac's relationship to music, blending past scholarship... [more]

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The Music of Teaching: Learning to Trust Students' Natural Development

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The Music of Teaching: Learning to Trust Students' Natural Development

Barbara Kreader Skalinder, Barbara Kreader Skalinder

Theory of music & musicology; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Hardback

THE MUSIC OF TEACHING: LEARNING TO TRUST STUDENTS' NATURAL DEVELOPMENT [more]

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Pierre Boulez: A World of Harmony

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Pierre Boulez: A World of Harmony

Lev Koblyakov

Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Looks at the development of serial music in the 20th century and the problems of serial organization with regard to composer... [more]

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The Tangible in Music: The Tactile Learning of a Musical Instrument

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The Tangible in Music: The Tactile Learning of a Musical Instrument

Dr Marko Aho

Theory of music & musicology; Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles

Hardback

In the age of digital music it seems striking that so many of us still want to produce music concretely with our bodies, through... [more]

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