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Outline History of Western Music

Outline History of Western Music - 9th edition

ISBN13: 978-0697340566

Cover of Outline History of Western Music 9TH 98 (ISBN 978-0697340566)
ISBN13: 978-0697340566
ISBN10: 0697340562

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 9TH 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 1998
International: No

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Outline History of Western Music - 9TH 98 edition

ISBN13: 978-0697340566

Milo Arlington Wold, Martin Gary, James Miller and Edmund Cykler

ISBN13: 978-0697340566
ISBN10: 0697340562

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 9TH 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 1998
International: No
Summary

This succinct overview of the development of Western music can help students of all levels understand the evolution of musical styles. Although the text is only half the size of most music histories, it is enhanced by the many cross-references to the best anthologies and recordings for further information and examples.

Features

  • The brevity of the text allows for its use in a variety of courses or situations, such as: a basic music history text in a survey class. a useful review source for music history. a study guide for students studying on their own.
  • Includes a chronology of historical events related to music and composers.
  • Includes references to the best musical anthologies and their accompanying recording packages.

Table of Contents

  1. Ancient Precursors of Western Music
  2. Early Middle Ages (300-1100)
  3. Late Middle Ages : Ars Antiqua - Ars Nova (1100-1400)
  4. Renaissance (1400-1600)
  5. Baroque (1600-1750)
  6. Classic (1750-1820)
  7. Romantic (1820-1900)
  8. Early Twentieth Century (1900-1945)
  9. Music Since World War II
  10. Jazz and Popular Music of the Twentieth Century


Appendix I: Musical Instruments
Appendix II: Musical Examples for Examination and Listening
Appendix III: Additional Resources
Glossary
Index