Development of Western Music A History
Edition: 3rd 1998
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Description: Stolba offers a chronological presentation of Western music & its composers, beginning with the music of antiquity & proceeding to the 20th century. This text integrates information about historical periods, cultures, & artistic movements.
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List price: $88.44
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.25" long x 1.25" tall
Chapter 1 Heritage from Antiquity Mesopotamian Music Greek Music Music In Ancient Rome Chapter 2 The Early Christian Era The Established Christian Church Establishment of Papal States The Byzantine Church The Jewish Synagogue Chapter 3 Ecclesiastical Chant Gregorian Chant Regional Liturgies Chapter 4 Roman Liturgy The Liturgical Year Liturgical Books The Offices The Mass Requiem Mass Tropes Chapter 5 Early Middle Ages Medieval Music Theory Medieval Instruments Early Polyphony Chapter 6 The Middle Ages - Ars Antiqua History of Paris The Parisian (Notre Dame) School Motet Thirteenth-Century Music Theory Polyphony in Britain Musica ficta Chapter 7 Medieval Monophony Latin Songs Vernacular Songs Instrumental Music Chapter 8 Late Medieval Music France - Ars Nova Italy Ars Subtilior Spain England Performance Practices - Musica ficta Instruments Chapter 9 Transition to the Renaissance John Dunstable Guillaume Du Fay Burgundy Franco-Netherlands Composers Spain England Germany Chapter 10 The Renaissance: Franco-Netherlands Composers Johannes Ockeghem Jacob Obrecht Josquin Desprez Josquin’s Contemporaries Jean Mouton The Next Generation of Franco-Netherlands Composers Spain and Spanish America Chapter 11 The Rise of Regional Styles Italy France England Germanic Lands Iberia Chapter 12 Reformation and Counter-Reformation The Reformation Martin Luther Scandinavia France, Switzerland, Holland England The Counter-Reformation Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Tomas Luis de Victoria Orlande de Lassus Chapter 13 Renaissance Instrumental Music Instruments Instrument Collections Instrumental Music The Venetian School Chapter 14 The Baroque Era Two Practices, Three Styles Idiomatic Composition The Affections Texture: Basso Continuo Key Tonality Rhythm Notation Chapter 15 Baroque Vocal Music Monody Opera Oratorio Passion Lutheran Chorale Heinrich Schutz Cantata and Song Chapter 16 Baroque Instrumental Music Instrumental Music Types French Lute Music Organ Music Clavier Music Iberian Composers Ensemble Music Chapter 17 Preeminent Composers of the Early Eighteenth Century Antonio Vivaldi Georg Philipp Telemann Jean-Philippe Rameau Johann Sebastian Bach George Frideric Handel Chapter 18 Eighteenth-Century Preclassic Music The Englightenment Aspects of Musical Life Preclassic Styles Formal Structure Domenico Scarlatti Preclassic Concerto Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach The Symphony Treatises Music in America Vocal Music Italian Opera Light Opera Outside Italy Secular Song Masses and Motets Chapter 19 The Classic Era Principal Genres and Forms Christoph Willibald Gluck Franz Joseph Haydn Wolfgang Mozart Other Composers Music in North America Chapter 20 From Classicism to Romanticism The London School of Pianists Bohemian Pianists Ludwig van Beethoven Chapter 21 Early Nineteenth-Century Music Romantic Music Music in France Music in Austro-Germanic Lands Lieder Music in Italy Music in Iberia Music in America Chapter 22 Nineteenth-Century Musical Expansion Cecillian Movement Vocal Music Instrumental Music Music in Austro-Germanic Lands Music in Denmark Music in France Music in Italy Music in England Music in North America Chapter 23 Preeminent Composers of the Late Nineteenth Century Richard Wagner Giuseppe Verdi Franz Liszt Anton Bruckner Johannes Brahms Chapter 24 Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Music Nationalism Russia Czechoslovakia Scandinavia Finland Spain Britain United States Chapter 25 Late Nineteenth-Century - Early Twentieth-Century Music Russian Composers German and Austrian Composers Verismo France Britain United States Chapter 26 Developments Between the World Wars Integration of Folk and Art Music Styles Hungary Germany England Russia Expressionism The Second Viennese School Spain Neoclassicism Igor Stravinsky Nadia Boulanger United States Latin and South American Composers Chapter 27 Music Since 1945 Technology Serialism Olivier Messiaen France-Musique Concrete Germany-Electronic Music Music in America Italy-Luciano Berio Composers Working Outside Electronics Spain Minimalism After 1970 Postlude Appendix Glossary Select Bibliography Index