Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Music from the Earliest Notations to the Sixteenth Century: The Oxford ....   

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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.
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book

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 ...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search