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Twentieth-century music in western Europe

Arthur Cohn

Twentieth-century music in western Europe

the compositions and the recordings.

by Arthur Cohn

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Europe -- Discography.,
  • Music -- Analysis, appreciation.,
  • Composers -- Europe.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDa Capo Press music reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML156.4.N3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 510 p. ;
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22360222M
    ISBN 100306704609

    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 lower-income people; on. Buy Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America (Norton Introduction to Music History) 1st Edition by Morgan, Rp (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11).

    Books shelved as music-history: The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century by Alex Ross, Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk b. The universally acclaimed and award-winning Oxford History of Western Music is the eminent musicologist Richard Taruskin's provocative, erudite telling of the story of Western music from its earliest days to the present. Each book in this superlative five-volume set illuminates-through a representative sampling of masterworks-the themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to a.

    Music of the 20th Century Let’s begin the study of our final historical period with an overview of major trends and composers from the era. As you read this page, please pay special attention to the fact that this description focuses on compositional techniques and very little is said about dominant genres. Margaret McMillan is an expert on the period. Her new book is "The War that the Ended Peace" Highly recommended is Paris, The best book on the Post-War Period is Tony Judt's magisterial "Postwar", Piers Brendon's "The Dark Valley, A Panoram.


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Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America (Norton Introduction to Music History) 0th Edition. Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America (Norton Introduction to Music History) 0th Edition.

Find all the books, read about the author, and by: Music in the Early Twentieth Century: The Oxford History of Western Music Paperback – J by. Richard Taruskin (Author) › Visit Amazon's Richard Taruskin Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and by: (For books that place American developments in the context of developments in Europe, I recommend Morgan's Twentieth-Century Music and Griffiths' Modern Music and After, which begins after World War II.) I used to read Gann's column in the Village Voice back in the late Eighties, but the scene he described sounded too dry and formalistic to Cited by: Renaissance Music, by Allan W.

Atlas, is a formidable Twentieth-century music in western Europe book addition to Norton’s Introduction to Music History series. Focused foremost on the music and then on the social, political, and economic forces that combined to produce it, this book is the ideal undergraduate textbook for music history classes covering the period from c.

to c. Cited by: 8. Twentieth-Century Music book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Morgan divides his text into three chronological sections. B /5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

But to write a book describing this in large and in detail seemed to me to call for a devotee with far greater knowledge and aptitude than myself: hence the idea of a symposium emerged, in the hope that some picture of the shape of European music in the first half of the century would be given to those who wished a rough-and-ready introduction.

The Cambridge History of Twentieth-Century Music, first published inis an appraisal of the development of music in the twentieth century from the vantage-point of the twenty-first. This wide-ranging and eclectic book traces the progressive fragmentation of the European 'art' tradition, and its relocation as one tradition among many at the century's end.

A History of Twentieth-Century Music in a Theoretic-Analytical Context is an integrated account of the genres and concepts of twentieth-century art music, organized topically according to aesthetic, stylistic, technical, and geographic categories, and set within the larger political, social, economic, and cultural framework.

While the organization is topical, it is historical within that Cited by: 3. Twentieth-Century Music seeks to transcend traditional boundaries within musicology that often keep scholars working in diverse fields apart.

We publish outstanding work in the fields of popular music studies and music sociology, ethnomusicology, media, sound art and film music studies and historical musicology and welcome submissions with a broad intellectual and disciplinary range.

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Be the first. In Europe: Travels Through the Twentieth Century by Geert Mak, translated by Sam Garrett pp, Harvill Secker, £ In the summer of the Dutch newspaper NRC Handelsblad Author: Martin Woollacott.

I recommend two other books along with Morgan: 1) Gann's American Music in the Twentieth Century, which covers developments in the U.S. in greater detail, thus including for instance one of my favorites, Roger Reynolds, and 2) Griffiths' masterful Modern Music and /5.

A comprehensive study of modern music which explores its development from to the present day. Entries on each composer give critical consensus, a brief biography and list of works in order of composition.

The author has also written The Complete Book of Classical Music 4/5(4). "Music" referred only to the artistic, classical tradition of Western Europe and North America at the beginning of the twentieth century.

However, several different traditions emerged by the end of the century. Written by experts in the field, this book surveys how the Western tradition was affected by the development of jazz, popular music, and world music and links the history of music with Ratings: 3.

- Interest in the music of central Europe was sparked by the publication of a book called Hungarian Folk Songs by Bela Bartok and Zoltan Kodaly. - Arnold Schoenberg published Book of Hanging Gardens which introduced the concept of : Espie Estrella.

Rudolfo San Miguel March 5, Ma Comments Off on Exploring Music from the Classical Styles of Western Europe The music in Western Europe can be seen through visions of folk and more classical based music. Twentieth Century Music Music of the 20th century is notable for the advent of a wide range of genres and style and for the technical innovations in recording and playing music.

Means of recording and broadcasting granted access to music to many more people, which made it possible for musicians to become popular in different countries and. Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America Hardcover – Jan. 17 by Robert Morgan (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(11).

The Oxford History of Western Music is a magisterial survey of the traditions of Western music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time. This text illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, those themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to each musical age.The Anthology is designed to accompany and supplement Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America, with a selection of 29 works or groups of works by 24 composers covering the time span from to As the music is characterized principally by its diversity - by the different schools and movements.

It explains the overall development of 20th century music in relation to the past and to two big cycles of contemporary music; and encompasses classical and experimental traditions as well as popular elements, media, multi-media, and theater. Twentieth-Century Music and the Past.

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