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Enjoyment of Music: Short-With 2 Codes and 4 Cds

Enjoyment of Music: Short-With 2 Codes and 4 Cds - 11th edition

Enjoyment of Music: Short-With 2 Codes and 4 Cds - 11th edition

ISBN13: 9780393140170

ISBN10: 0393140172

Enjoyment of Music: Short-With 2 Codes and 4 Cds by Kristine Forney and Joseph Machlis - ISBN 9780393140170
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 11TH 11
Copyright: 2011
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.
Published: 2011
International: No
Enjoyment of Music: Short-With 2 Codes and 4 Cds by Kristine Forney and Joseph Machlis - ISBN 9780393140170

ISBN13: 9780393140170

ISBN10: 0393140172

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 11TH 11

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Summary

The Eleventh Edition reflects how today's students learn, listen to, and live with music. With an accessible, student-friendly treatment of the subject, it emphasizes context to show how music fits in the everyday lives of people throughout history, and connects culture, performance, and technology to the lives of students today. The new edition features a streamlined and memorable narrative, more cultural and historical context, and in-text features that encourage and develop critical thinking skills.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

PART I Materials of Music
Prelude 1: Listening to Music Today
* Melody: Musical Line
* Rhythm and Meter: Musical Time
* Harmony: Musical Space
* The Organization of Musical Sounds
* Musical Texture
* Music Form
* Musical Expression: Tempo and Dynamics
* Voices and Musical Instrument Families
* Western Musical Instruments
* Musical Ensembles
* Style and Function of Music in Society

PART 2 Medieval and Renaissance Music
Prelude 2: The Culture of the Middle Ages and Renaissance
* Sacred Music of the Middle Ages
* Secular Music of the Middle Ages
* Renaissance Sacred Music
* Renaissance Secular Music

PART 3 The Baroque Era
Prelude 3: The Baroque Spirit
* Baroque Opera and Its Components
* The Baroque Cantata and Oratorio
* Baroque Instruments and the Suite
* The Baroque Concerto
* Other Baroque Instrumental Music

PART 4 Eighteenth-Century Classicism
Prelude 4: Classicism in the Arts
* The Development of Classical Forms
* Classical Chamber Music
* The Classical Symphony
* The Classical Concerto
* The Sonata in the Classical Era
* Classical Choral Music and Opera

PART 5 The Nineteenth Century
Prelude 5: The Spirit of Romaticism
* Song in the Romantic Era
* Romantic Piano Music
* Music in Nineteenth-Century America
* Romantic Program Music
* Absolute Music in the Nineteenth Century
* National Schools of Romantic Opera
* Late Romantic and Post-Romantic Music

PART 6 Impressionism and the Early Twentieth Century
Prelude 6: Modernism in the Arts
* Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
* Early Modern Musical Style
* Music of the Early Modernists
* European National Schools
* American Modernism in Music
* Nationalism in the Americas

PART 7 Music Beyond the Concert Hall
Prelude 7: The Rise of American Popular Styles
* Ragtime, Blues, and Jazz
* Musical Theater
* Music for Films
* The Many Voices of Rock

PART 8 World War II and Beyond
Prelude 8: New Directions in the Arts
* The New Virtuosity of the Modern Age
* Contemporary Composers Look to World Music
* Technology and Music
* Some Current Trends

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