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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to A Briefe Introduction to the Skill of Song.   

Music in Early Christian Literature

James McKinnon - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 192 pages
A collection of 400 passages on music from early Christian literature.
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The Boulez-Cage Correspondence

Pierre Boulez, Jean-Jacques Nattiez, John Cage, Robert Samuels - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 188 pages
Between May 1949 and August 1954 the composers Pierre Boulez and John Cage exchanged a series of remarkable letters which reflect on their own music and the music and culture ...
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C. W. Von Gluck: Orfeo

Patricia Howard - Music - 1981 - 143 pages
This book explores all aspects of Gluck's historically important opera Orfeo.
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Jonathan Dunsby - Music - 1992 - 84 pages
Pierrot lunaire (1912) is one of the most important music theater works ever written. This is the first guide in English to a work that continues to be performed, broadcast ...
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Playing with History: The Historical Approach to Musical Performance

John Butt - Music - 2002 - 265 pages
This challenging 2002 study examines and ultimately defends the case for historically informed musical performance.
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The Cambridge Companion to Bach

John Butt - Music - 1997 - 326 pages
Benefiting from the research of eminent Bach scholars, this 1997 Companion examines Bach's work in the context of his age.
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Berg: Violin Concerto

Anthony Pople - Music - 1991 - 121 pages
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Adorno's Aesthetics of Music

Max Paddison - Music - 1997 - 378 pages
The main aim of this book is to provide a conceptual context within which to situate Adorno's writings on music. It has quickly established itself as a classic text. Paddison ...
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Douglas Jarman - Biography & Autobiography - 1989 - 181 pages
A clear and accessible introduction to one of the most significant operas of the twentieth century.
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