Adam Krims - Music - 2000 - 217 pages
This is the first book to discuss in detail how rap music is put together musically and how it contributes to the formation of cultural identities for both artists and ...
David R. B. Kimbell - Music - 1998 - 141 pages
Norma is by common consent the finest of the ten operas composed during Vincenzo Bellini's short career, representing his genius more comprehensively than is usually the case ...
Julian Rushton - Music - 1981 - 165 pages
A study of Mozart's Don Giovanni, one of the best known and most often performed opears of the last 200 years.
Susan Youens - Music - 1992 - 123 pages
This guide to Schubert's much-loved song cycle explores both the music and the poetry from a variety of perspectives. It includes biography and cultural history, literary ...
Giorgio Pestelli - Music - 1984 - 323 pages
An examination of one of the crucial periods of musical history, viewed against the social and political background of the time.