The Oxford History of Western Music: The earliest notations to the sixteenth century
The Oxford History of Western Music online offers an unmatched account of the evolution of Western classical music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, Richard Taruskin. Since its original publication in print Taruskin's landmark study has received universal acclaim and numerous awards. The online version includes all 1.25 million words, 500 images, and 1,800 musical examples from the updated paperback edition with sophisticated search and browse functionality designed to maximize the dynamic possibilities of online reading and research.
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Taruskin (musicology, Berkeley) always thinks big, so it is no surprise that he has single-handedly produced a six-volume history of Western music from the earliest chant up to the present day. The ... Read full review