Twentieth-century music: an introduction.

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Prentice-Hall , Englewood Cliffs, N.J
Music -- History and criticism -- 20th ce
SeriesPrentice-Hall history of music series
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 242 p. illus. ;
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Open LibraryOL18871831M

Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America (Norton Introduction to Music History)/5(5). If you are strong on music theory AND you want some cultural and historical context, but not much on biography, INTRODUCTION TO TWENTIETH CENTURY MUSIC by Peter Hansen is /5(3).

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Eric Cited by:   Offering complete, accurate coverage in a tightly condensed, simple format, this comprehensive exploration of modern music (to ) deals primarily with the music itself and musical ideas. It puts the whole century in a unified concept, helping readers make sense out of /5.

Book Overview This description may be from another edition of this product. Offering complete, accurate coverage in a tightly condensed, simple format, this comprehensive exploration of modern music (to ) deals primarily with the music itself and musical ideas.5/5(1).

Twentieth-century music and the past --Breakdown of traditional tonality --New tonalities --Atonality and twelve-tone music --Avant garde and beyond --Appendix: musical examples. Series Title: Prentice-Hall history of music series.

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No eBook available Twentieth-century music: an introduction, VolumePart 1 Prentice-Hall history of music series Twentieth-century Music: An Introduction, Eric Salzman. If you want more on the French Impressionist folks, the best work is Hansen's AN INTRODUCTION TO TWENTIETH CENTURY MUSIC (either 2e or 3e are fine); he is the only writer that really got into this stretch.

For more contemporary, start with the aforementioned Ross by: — pages Tonal Harmony with an Introduction to 20th-Century Music is intended for a two-year course in music theory/harmony. It offers a clear and thorough introduction to the resources and practice of Western music from the 17th century to the present : Please register for FREE to get the "Tonal Harmony With An Introduction To Twentieth Century Music" book.

You can also find other books in our online library unlimited for the first 1 month. Very Easy, don't miss it. Stefan Kostka has created an impressive tome of musical analysis and theory. While the books focuses mainly on the harmony aspect of music, it touches on 20th century music and lights the way for new discovery.

The material is sometimes difficult to understand but I've found it helpful to read the proceeding chapter of the one I'm stuck on.4/5(26).

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Knopf edition, in English - 1st ed. During the 20th century there was a large increase in the variety of music that people had access to. Prior to the invention of mass market gramophone records (developed in ) and radio broadcasting (first commercially done ca.

–20), people mainly listened to music at live Classical music concerts or musical theatre shows, which were too expensive for many working class people; on. It is designed for college courses having no other prerequisite than an introductory course in music, such as Introduction to Music or Music Appreciation.

In surveying the era and attempting to evaluate its musical achievements, one finds that the first half of the twentieth century has as many shifting patterns and designs as a kaleidoscope. OCLC Number: Description: x, pages music, portraits 23 cm: Contents: I. Nineteenth century background ; The position of Beethoven ; Importance of Wagnerian music drama ; Other trends ; Style characteristics ; Romantic composer in society ; The relation of the nineteenth century to the twentieth Paris ; Fin de Siècle --symbolism and impressionism ; Debussy.

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Dorothy Payne’s most popular book is Tonal Harmony with an Introduction to Twentieth-Century M. Characteristics of 20th Century Music. One of the most important developments in 20 th Century classical music was the effective dissolving of tonality.

The entire system of keys that had dominated the musical landscape since the late Renaissance was by many composers, ultimately dismissed in favor of what would become known as ‘serialism’. For over two decades Tonal Harmony has been the leading text for the two-year theory curriculum for music majors.

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Used at nearly schools, Tonal Harmony has been consistently praised for its practicality and ease of use for student and instructor alike. The straightforward approach is supported by well-chosen examples and thoughtful exercises, and the total presentation is compatible.

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This is a great resource for 20th century European and American music that shows the evolution from Romantic to modern. What I like about this book is that it starts each era with a general look at the political, cultural, and artistic climate of each era that puts the music in its proper context/5(2).

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