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A History of Musical Style

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Publisher Comments:

Clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from 8th-century Gregorian chants to mid-20th-century atonal music. The author traces the creation of German symphonic style — epitomized in the works of Mozart, Beethoven, and Brahms — and the parallel development of operatic style. A standard resource for music students, scholars, and lay readers. Over 140 musical examples. Bibliography.

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Exceptionally clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from Gregorian Chant (AD 700) to mid-20th-century atonal music. Over 140 musical examples. Bibliography.

Synopsis:

Clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from Gregorian Chant (AD 700) to mid-20th-century atonal music. Excellent volume for music students, scholars, and laymen emphasizes the continuity of basic musical principles with detailed coverage of major period styles and composers. Over 140 musical examples. Bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486250298
Author:
Crocker, Richard L.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Performance
Subject:
Music
Subject:
History, reference and criticism
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Style, musical
Subject:
Music -- Performance -- History.
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Theory
Subject:
Richard Croker
Subject:
Dover Books on Music
Subject:
Music - History
Subject:
Music -- History and criticism.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
v. 7
Publication Date:
20110231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.5 in 2.42 lb

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Product details 608 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486250298 Reviews:
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Exceptionally clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from Gregorian Chant (AD 700) to mid-20th-century atonal music. Over 140 musical examples. Bibliography.
"Synopsis" by ,
Clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from Gregorian Chant (AD 700) to mid-20th-century atonal music. Excellent volume for music students, scholars, and laymen emphasizes the continuity of basic musical principles with detailed coverage of major period styles and composers. Over 140 musical examples. Bibliography.
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