A “you are there” guide to masterpieces of Western music.Music Then and Now offers a vivid introduction to Western music by focusing on 28 works in-depth. Its “you are there” approachdemonstrated by each chapter’s rich historical and cultural contextengages students in the excitement of hearing the music as original audiences did when the music was first performed. Covering all historical periods and genres, the book gives students all the tools they need for close listening.
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||8.70(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Thomas Forrest Kelly is professor of music at Harvard University. The author of The Role of the Scroll, Capturing Music, and Music Then and Now, he lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.