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ISBN-10: 0312401159

ISBN-13: 9780312401153

Edition: 5th 2004 (Brief Edition)

Authors: Joseph Kerman, Gary Tomlinson

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With its superb recording package and innovative listening charts, this landmark text teaches students how to listen to music better than any other.Listenmakes music approachable by placing it in its cultural context with lavish illustrations, timelines, and maps. Equipped with a free Study Guide CD-ROM, the new edition is more accessible than ever, offering additional help in focused listening and in music fundamentals.
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Book details

List price: $62.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 9/12/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 451
Size: 7.75" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

Preface: To the Instructor
Introduction: To the Student
Music and History
Listening
Fundamentals
Listening
Prelude: An Orchestral Prelude by Richard Wagner
Wagner, Prelude to The Valkyrie
Music, Sound, and Time
Sound Vibrations
Dynamics (Amplitude)
Pitch and Dynamics
Tone Color: Overtones
Duration
Rhythm and Pitch
Rhythm
Rhythm, Meter, and Tempo
Rhythm, Meter, and Tempo
Pitch
Interlude A: Musical Notation
The Structures of Music
Melody
Box: Characteristics of Tunes
Melody and Tune
Harmony
Texture
Texture
Tonality and Modality
Mode and Key
Musical Instruments
Musical Form and Musical Style
Form in Music
Musical Form
Musical Style
Britten, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Early Music: An Overview
The Middle Ages
Music and the Church: Plainchant
Plainchant, Preface for Mass on Whit Sunday, "Vere dignum"
"In paradisum"
Hildegard of Bingen, Plainchant Sequence, "Columba aspexit"
Music at Court
Box: How Did Early Music Sound?
Troubadour song, "La dousa votz"
The Evolution of Polyphony
"Alleluia. Diffusa est gratia"
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