J. Peter Burkholder (Author, Indiana University), Donald Jay Grout (Author, late of Cornell University), Claude V. Palisca (Author, late of Yale University). Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. A History of Western Music. Front Cover. Donald Jay Grout, James Peter Burkholder, Claude V. Palisca. W. W. Norton, – Music – pages.
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The Christian Church in the First Millennium. A specialist in the history of music theory and aesthetics, Palisca also wrote a successful textbook on Baroque Music. Grout wrote extensively on opera including A Short History of Opera as well as the historiography of music, but A History of Ggout Music has proved to be his most enduring legacy. The ancient Near East showing the location of the main cities and civiliza. For advice on the section of this exhibit dealing with A History of Western Music, we are grateful to Kristy Swift of the University of Cincinnati, author of the forthcoming dissertation Donald J.
Palisca No preview available – Peter Burkholder took over the franchise, with the seventh and eighth editions. Donald Jay Grout, late professor of music at Cornell University, also wrote a standard history of opera.
User Review – Flag as inappropriate Who are we to review the Bible of western classical music history? Paliscca a six-part structure emphasizing the music’s reception and continued influence, Burkholder’s narrative establishes a social and historical context for each repertoire to reveal its legacy and its significance today.
Norton- Music – pages. My library Help Palisa Book Search. Purdy Gilmore Music Library. Monographs, journals, and doctoral programs proliferated, and so did undergraduate survey courses.
Palisca — ranks among the most eminent musicologists paliscz the postwar era. What I do like: Who are we to review the Bible of western classical music history? Lastly – I don’t recommend this for a gen ed music history.
The narrative of A History of Western Music naturally groutt on the musical works, styles, genres, and ideas that have proven most influential, enduring, and significant—but it also encompasses a wide range of music, from religious to secular, from serious to humorous, from art music to popular music, and from Europe to the Americas.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Paisca every student majoring in music had to take a course in music history, but few textbooks were suitable for such courses.
A decade after his death, he is still vividly remembered by his many former colleagues and students, including the curator of this exhibit. Getting the Story Crooked. Gift of the Estate of Theodore M. His papers are held here at the Gilmore Music Library.
Building on his monumental revision of the Seventh Edition, PeterBurkholder has refined an inspired narrative for a new generation ofstudents, placing people at the center of groht story.
A History of Western Music
Instead of being a simple chronology of music history And you’ll waste time searching your school’s music library if you have one or YouTube for better and more complete musical examples.
Among his many publications are a history of Baroque music and a collection of scholarly essays on Italian Renaissance music. Contents The ancient Near East showing the location of the main cities and civiliza. This file last modified.
The book is structured in an interesting way. Middles of chapters get bogged down in theory and analysis – this is really only going to be comprehensible to undergrads if they already have a theory class or two under their belt.
Norton- Music – pages 4 Reviews groug From inside the book. A History of Western Music. What I don’t like: The narrative of A History of Western Music naturally focuses on the musical works, styles, genres, and ideas that have This book serves as a wonderful introduction to the history of European and American art music.