Alfred's Teach Yourself Music History: Everything You Need to Know from Antiquity to Today, Book & CD by L. C. Harnsberger, Donny Trieu |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Alfred's Teach Yourself Music History: Everything You Need to Know from Antiquity to Today, Book & CD

Alfred's Teach Yourself Music History: Everything You Need to Know from Antiquity to Today, Book & CD

by L. C. Harnsberger, Donny Trieu
     
 

Teach Yourself Music History is a thoroughly enjoyable overview of all the major periods of Western music: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern. World history timelines and visual examples of fine art in each period help relate musical events to familiar moments in history. You will also receive access to over 13 hours of streaming

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Teach Yourself Music History is a thoroughly enjoyable overview of all the major periods of Western music: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern. World history timelines and visual examples of fine art in each period help relate musical events to familiar moments in history. You will also receive access to over 13 hours of streaming audio of complete movements and entire pieces featured in the book!

The high-quality Naxos recordings include Handel's "Hallelujah Chorus," Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Beethoven's Emperor Concerto, Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 (from "The New World"), Joplin's "The Entertainer," William's main theme from Star Wars, Gregorian chant, and many more.

When you are done , you will be familiar with all of the most important composers and their music, giving you the foundation for a long-lasting appreciation of classical music.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739092712
Publisher:
Alfred Music
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Series:
Teach Yourself Series
Pages:
100
Sales rank:
799,332
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.80(h) x 0.40(d)

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