Listening to Western Music (with CD) / Edition 1

Listening to Western Music (with CD) / Edition 1

by Craig Wright
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495116270

ISBN-13: 9780495116271

Pub. Date: 01/23/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning


The brief volume of the first 37 chapters focuses on Western (or classical) music, which includes the first 6 parts of LISTENING TO MUSIC, 5th Edition, and omits all end-of-chapter "Cultural Context" boxes.  See more details below

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The brief volume of the first 37 chapters focuses on Western (or classical) music, which includes the first 6 parts of LISTENING TO MUSIC, 5th Edition, and omits all end-of-chapter "Cultural Context" boxes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495116271
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/23/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


Part I. THE ELEMENTS OF MUSIC. 1. Listening to Music. 2. Rhythm. 3. Melody. 4. Harmony. 5. Dynamics and Color. 6. Musical Texture and Form. 7. Musical Style. Part II. THE MIDDLE AGES AND RENAISSANCE, 476-1600. 8. Medieval Music, 476-1475. 9. Renaissance Music, 1475-1600. Part III. THE BAROQUE PERIOD, 1600-1750. 10. Introduction to Baroque Art and Music. 11. Early Baroque Vocal Music. 12. Middle Baroque Instrumental Music. 13. The Late Baroque: Bach. 14. The Late Baroque: Handel. Part IV. THE CLASSICAL PERIOD, 1750-1820. 15. Classical Style. 16. Classical Composers: Haydn and Mozart. 17. Classical Forms: Ternary and Sonata-Allegro. 18. Classical Forms: Theme and Variations, Rondo. 19. Classical Genres: Instrumental Music. 20. Classical Genres: Vocal Music. 21. Beethoven: Bridge to Romanticism. Part V. ROMANTICISM, 1820-1900. 22. Introduction to Romanticism. 23. Early Romantic Music: The Art Song. 24. Early Romantic Music: Program Music. 25. Early Romantic Music: Piano Music. 26. Romantic Opera: Italy. 27. Romantic Opera: Germany. 28. Nineteenth-Century Realistic Opera. 29. Music and Nationalism. 30. Late Romantic Orchestral Music. Part VI. MODERN AND POSTMODERN ART MUSIC, 1880-present. 31. Impressionism. 32. Exoticism. 33. Modernism in Music and the Arts. 34. Early-Twentieth-Century Modernism. 35. Russian and Eastern European Modernism. 36. Three American Voices. 37. Postmodernism.

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