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A History of Musical Style

Richard L. Crocker - Music - 2014 - 608 pages
Exceptionally clear, systematic presentation of the evolution of musical style from Gregorian Chant (AD 700) to mid-20th-century atonal music. Over 140 musical examples ...
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The Cambridge History of Fifteenth-Century Music

Anna Maria Busse Berger, Jesse Rodin - Music - 2015
Through forty-five creative and concise essays by an international team of authors, this Cambridge History brings the fifteenth century to life for both specialists and general ...
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The Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 : Music, Context, Performance: Music, Context ...

Jeffrey Kurtzman - 2000 - 624 pages
This is a thorough-going study of Monteverdi's Vespers, the single most significant and most widely known musical print from before the time of J.S. Bach. The author examines ...
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Musicians of the Renaissance

Britannica Educational Publishing - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 176 pages
The score of Western music was writ large during the Renaissance. Secular music rivaled church music for prominence, harmonic lines intertwined and changed music forever with ...
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The A to Z of Sacred Music

Joseph P. Swain - Music - 2010 - 336 pages
Nearly all religious traditions have reserved a special place for sacred music. Whether it is music accompanying a ritual or purely for devotional purposes, music composed for ...
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Counterpoint, Composition and Musica Ficta

Margaret Bent - Music - 2013 - 348 pages
First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The Cambridge History of Western Music Theory

Thomas Christensen - Music - 2006
The Cambridge History of Western Music Theory is the first comprehensive history of Western music theory to be published in the English language. A collaborative project by ...
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Masterpieces of Music Before 1750

Carl Parrish, John F. Ohl - Music - 2013 - 256 pages
Outstanding musical examples — chants, motets, madrigals, more — illustrating course of musical style from early Middle Ages to mid-18th century. Works by Lassus, Josquin des ...
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Tonus Peregrinus: The History of a Psalm-tone and its use in Polyphonic ...

Dr Mattias Lundberg - Music - 2012 - 338 pages
Mattias Lundberg investigates the historical role of a deviant psalm-tone, the tonus peregrinus, focusing on its applications in polyphonic music within all major branches of ...
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