An Introduction to Music Studies (CUP) by J. P. E. Harper-Scott, Jim Samson

By J. P. E. Harper-Scott, Jim Samson

Why research song? How a lot functional use is it within the sleek global? This creation proves how learning tune is of significant price either in its personal phrases and in addition within the post-university careers market. The ebook explains the elemental options and matters excited about the educational examine of song, attracts realization to important connections around the box and encourages severe considering over a large variety of music-related concerns. • Covers all major features of track reports, together with issues similar to composition, opera, well known tune, and track idea • presents an intensive evaluate of a highly different topic, from the historical past of early tune to careers in track know-how, giving a head-start at the components to be coated on a track measure • New to 'neume'? desire a reminder approximately 'ripping'? - glossaries supply transparent definitions of key musical phrases • Chapters are rigorously based and arranged allowing effortless and quickly position of the data wanted

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By J. P. E. Harper-Scott, Jim Samson

Why research song? How a lot functional use is it within the sleek global? This creation proves how learning tune is of significant price either in its personal phrases and in addition within the post-university careers market. The ebook explains the elemental options and matters excited about the educational examine of song, attracts realization to important connections around the box and encourages severe considering over a large variety of music-related concerns. • Covers all major features of track reports, together with issues similar to composition, opera, well known tune, and track idea • presents an intensive evaluate of a highly different topic, from the historical past of early tune to careers in track know-how, giving a head-start at the components to be coated on a track measure • New to 'neume'? desire a reminder approximately 'ripping'? - glossaries supply transparent definitions of key musical phrases • Chapters are rigorously based and arranged allowing effortless and quickly position of the data wanted

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D. Hottinger (New York: Dover; orig. edn 1917). An influential attempt to define the relation between individual, national, and period styles in art history, and to arrive at systematic principles underlying these styles. References Adler, Guido (1911), Der Stil in der Musik (Leipzig: Breitkopf & Ha¨rtel). Adler, Guido (1919), Methode der Musikgeschichte (Leipzig: Breitkopf & Ha¨rtel). Chapter 1: Music history Allen, Warren Dwight (1939), Philosophies of Music History: A Study of General Histories of Music, 1600–1900 (New York and Boston: American Book Company).

Theory does not always merely represent music that exists, however. Sometimes it is more speculative, attempting to enlarge the field of possibilities for creative musical practice (this was the case with some early Arabic pitch theorists). It has sometimes attempted to provide practical instruction (the ninth-century Musica enchiriadis, for instance, is a manual about how to improvise medieval organum; and C. P. E. Bach wrote a treatise about how to realize figured bass (Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments, Part Two, 1762)).

D. Hottinger (New York: Dover; orig. edn 1917). An influential attempt to define the relation between individual, national, and period styles in art history, and to arrive at systematic principles underlying these styles. References Adler, Guido (1911), Der Stil in der Musik (Leipzig: Breitkopf & Ha¨rtel). Adler, Guido (1919), Methode der Musikgeschichte (Leipzig: Breitkopf & Ha¨rtel). Chapter 1: Music history Allen, Warren Dwight (1939), Philosophies of Music History: A Study of General Histories of Music, 1600–1900 (New York and Boston: American Book Company).

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