A concise introduction to music listening

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Wadsworth Publishing Company, 1974 - Music - 306 pages
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Contents

Music and People 1 Chapter 5 Musical Rhythm 30
5
Section One What Music Is Made
17
point
38
How Music Is Written The Young Persons Guide to the
51
Songs and Singing 60 134
60
Handels Messiah
69
Mendelssohns Elijah 73 Cantata Chapter 16 Opera 144
75
Mozarts Symphony No 40 81 The Medium 155 Georges Bizet 158 Richard Wagner 158
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Chapter14 Keyboard Music 122 187 The Renaissance Motet 187 The Madrigal 190 Other Renais
193
Characteristics of the Baroque Style 196 Debussy 232 Maurice Ravel
233
Claudio Monteverdi 203 Heinrich Melody 237 Harmony 237 Dis
239
Russia 242 Prokofievs Lieutenant
245
Classical Vocal Music 212 Expressionism 250 Primitivism
252
Mind
258
Romantic Music 215 Aspects of Hindemiths Kleine Kammermusik fur flinf
266
The Russian Five 223 Borodins The Nineteenth Century 274
276

Concertos 100 llich Tchaikovsky 165 Aaron Cop land 166
102
Dvoraks Cello Concerto 107 Other Chapter 18 Music Throughout
111
Chamber Music 113 172 American Folk Music
172
Mozarts Clarinet Quintet 114 Schu
180
Gershwins Porgy and Bess 276 Schu Chapter 30 Music Now 293
278
Jazz and Rock 286 Glossary
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About the author (1974)

Charles R. Hoffer is Professor of Music at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He formerly taught at Indiana University, served as president of the Music Educators National Conference, and is an established author of books and articles on Music.

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