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Norton Anthology of Western Music, Volume 2

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ISBN13: 9780393925623
ISBN10: 0393925625
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'\'Revised and enlivened commentaries closely examine the scores to clarify their historical significance, and professional recordings of all works in the anthology are included on CDs, many in dynamic new performances.
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Synopsis:

The ideal companion to , Seventh Edition, the two-volume , Fifth Edition, includes 172 historically significant scores, 71 of them new to this edition, with a strengthened emphasis on twentieth-century music.

Synopsis:

'The Norton Recorded Anthology of Western Musicincludes professional recordings (many brand new) of all works in the anthology on two six-CD sets.\n

'

Synopsis:

Revised and enlivened commentaries closely examine the scores to clarify their historical significance.

About the Author

J. Peter Burkholder is Distinguished Professor of Musicology at Indiana University. He has written and edited four books on Charles Ives, as well as numerous articles on topics spanning from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century for The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Journal of the American Musicological Society, Journal of Musicology, Musical Quarterly, 19th-Century Music, Music Theory Spectrum, and other journals. He has served as President, Vice President, and Director-at-Large of the American Musicological Society and on the board of the College Music Society. His writings have received awards from the American Musicological Society, the Society for American Music, and ASCAP.Claude V. Palisca, late professor of music at Yale University, began his collaboration on A History of Western Music with the Third Edition. Among his many publications are a history of Baroque music and a collection of scholarly essays on Italian Renaissance music.

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dingdingstar, February 20, 2007 (view all comments by dingdingstar)
This book is an outstanding one of western music collections. It provides music lovers with rich information. it is very useful, and i will recommand it to my colleagues and students.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780393925623
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
Musical analysis
Editor:
Burkholder, J. Peter
Editor:
Palisca, Claude V.
Author:
Palisca, Claude V.
Author:
Burkholder, J. Peter
Subject:
Music appreciation
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Instruction & Study
Edition Number:
5
Edition Description:
Student Ancillary
Series:
Norton Anthology of Western Music
Series Volume:
02
Publication Date:
20050801
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
1472
Dimensions:
10 x 7 in

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Product details 1472 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393925623 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The ideal companion to , Seventh Edition, the two-volume , Fifth Edition, includes 172 historically significant scores, 71 of them new to this edition, with a strengthened emphasis on twentieth-century music.
"Synopsis" by , 'The Norton Recorded Anthology of Western Musicincludes professional recordings (many brand new) of all works in the anthology on two six-CD sets.\n

'

"Synopsis" by , Revised and enlivened commentaries closely examine the scores to clarify their historical significance.
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