Concise History of Western Music / Edition 3 available in Paperback
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- Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
The most engaging and accessible brief survey of Western music history, at the best value on the market.
Based on A History of Western Music, by J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, and Claude V. Palisca, Concise History of Western Music, Fourth Edition, offers authoritative coverage of the essential works and genres in Western music history. By setting musical events into a memorable historical and cultural context, Concise History of Western Music provides a history students will read and remember.
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Third Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Barbara Russano Hanning (Professor of Music, The City College and Graduate Center, CUNY) taught music history to undergraduate and graduate students for forty years and is the author of a book on early opera. She has served as president of the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music and chaired the Music Department at City College for fifteen years.