A Brief History Of Music In Western Culture

✏Book Title : A Brief History of Music in Western Culture
✏Author : Mark Evan Bonds
✏Publisher : Prentice Hall
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 497
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105124286902
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Brief History of Music in Western Culture Book Summary : Suitable for all courses in music history. This brief and accessible text provides undergraduates with a conceptual framework for understanding stylistic and social developments in the history of music from classical antiquity to the present. This text allows the student to grasp the richness and importance of musical history in two important ways. It combines narrative with primary sources in a lively and engaging manner and it traces key concepts of musical style and the uses of music across time.

✏Book Title : History of Music in Western Culture
✏Author : Mark Evan Bonds PhD
✏Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
✏Release Date : 2013-01-23
✏Pages : 696
✏ISBN : 9780205954858
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏History of Music in Western Culture Book Summary : Learn the History of Music, through Music. A History of Music in Western Culture, 4/e is based on the premise that the best way to convey the history of Western music is to focus on specific works of music. The text is structured around a carefully selected repertory of music that reflects the development of the art form throughout time. Mark Evan Bonds helps readers gain a broad understanding of the nature of music, its role in society, and the ways in which these have changed over time. A History of Music in Western Culture challenges students to think critically about the nature of music and its past. Once familiar with a representative body of music, students can better grasp the evolution of musical style and music's changing uses within the Western tradition. Students will have a sound basis from which to explore other musical works. This text builds its narrative around the core repertory represented in the Anthology of Scores and the corresponding sets of compact discs. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, students will be able to: Grasp the evolution of musical style and music's changing uses within the Western tradition. Have a sound basis from which to explore other musical works. Gain a better understanding of the nature of music NOTE: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase the text with MySearchLab, order the package ISBN: 0205940730 / 9780205940738 History of Music in Western Culture Plus MySearchLab with Pearson eText - Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205239927 / 9780205239924 MySearchLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205867227 / 9780205867226 History of Music in Western Culture

✏Book Title : A History of Music in Western Culture
✏Author : Mark Evan Bonds
✏Publisher : Pearson College Division
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 649
✏ISBN : 0205661734
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Music in Western Culture Book Summary : A History of Music in Western Culture, Volume 2, 3/e is based on the premise that the best way to convey the history of Western music is to focus squarely on the music. Organized around a carefully selected repertory of works, this text integrates the requisite names, dates, and concepts around specific compositions. Once familiar with a representative body of music, students can better grasp the evolution of musical style and music's changing uses within the Western tradition. Even more importantly, they will have a sound basis from which to explore other musical works and repertories.

✏Book Title : Music in Western Civilization
✏Author : Paul Henry Lang
✏Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
✏Release Date : 1997
✏Pages : 1107
✏ISBN : 0393040747
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Music in Western Civilization Book Summary : A comprehensive history of occidental music focuses on the function of music as an expression of the spirit and artistic life of each age

✏Book Title : Anthology of Scores Volume I for History of Music in Western Culture
✏Author : Evan Bonds
✏Publisher : Pearson College Division
✏Release Date : 2013-06-30
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 0205927971
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Anthology of Scores Volume I for History of Music in Western Culture Book Summary : Anthology of Scores -- The text, A History of Music in Western Culture, 4th edition by Mark Evan Bonds, builds its narrative around the two-volume Anthology of Scores and a corresponding set of compact discs. Icons in the margin of the text cross-reference the scores and recordings of discussions in the Anthology. The works in the Anthology of Scores to A History of Music in Western Culture have been carefully selected to represent the developments in music history discussed in the text. Volume I covers antiquity through the Baroque era; Volume II covers music of the Classical era to the present. Key features of the Score Anthology include Integrated commentary - Excerpts from the text are integrated into the score anthology at the end of each selection, providing students with basic information and a brief discussion of every work. Cross-referencing to text and recordings - Each selection in the anthology opens with a clear cross-reference to the recorded version of the work (disc and track number) and to the discussion of the work within the text (page number). The score and recordings in the anthology correspond exactly within their chronological span (Volume One of each through the Baroque era; Volume Two of each since the Classical era).

✏Book Title : Anthology of Scores Volume II for History of Music in Western Culture
✏Author : Evan Bonds
✏Publisher : Pearson
✏Release Date : 2013-07-09
✏Pages : 648
✏ISBN : 0205927963
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Anthology of Scores Volume II for History of Music in Western Culture Book Summary : Anthology of Scores -- The text, A History of Music in Western Culture, 4th edition by Mark Evan Bonds, builds its narrative around the two-volume Anthology of Scores and a corresponding set of compact discs. Icons in the margin of the text cross-reference the scores and recordings of discussions in the Anthology. The works in the Anthology of Scores to A History of Music in Western Culture have been carefully selected to represent the developments in music history discussed in the text. Volume I covers antiquity through the Baroque era; Volume II covers music of the Classical era to the present. Key features of the Score Anthology include Integrated commentary - Excerpts from the text are integrated into the score anthology at the end of each selection, providing students with basic information and a brief discussion of every work. Cross-referencing to text and recordings - Each selection in the anthology opens with a clear cross-reference to the recorded version of the work (disc and track number) and to the discussion of the work within the text (page number). The score and recordings in the anthology correspond exactly within their chronological span (Volume One of each through the Baroque era; Volume Two of each since the Classical era).

✏Book Title : Western Civilization A Brief History
✏Author : Jackson J. Spielvogel
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2010-01-01
✏Pages : 768
✏ISBN : 9780495571476
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Western Civilization A Brief History Book Summary : This brief, best-selling Western civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jack Spielvogel’s engaging, chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents, weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. While the single-author narrative makes it easy for students to follow the story of Western civilization, Spielvogel’s use of maps and primary sources--including official documents, poems, and songs--truly enlivens the past while introducing students to the challenges involved in interpreting history. And now, an optional robust interactive eBook is available to bundle with the text or use stand-alone. Students will have access to online practice tests, interactive maps, primary sources, MP3 chapter summaries, and more. Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, Seventh Edition (Chapters 1-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-57147-6; Volume I: To 1715, Seventh Edition (Chapters 1-16), ISBN: 978-0-495-57148-3; Volume II: Since 1500, Seventh Edition (Chapters 13-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-57149-0. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : The Organ in Western Culture 750 1250
✏Author : Peter Williams
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 397
✏ISBN : 0521617073
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Organ in Western Culture 750 1250 Book Summary : How did the organ become a church instrument? In this fascinating investigation Peter Williams speculates on this question and suggests some likely answers. Central to the story he uncovers is the liveliness of European monasticism around 1000 and the ability and imagination of the Benedictine reformers.

✏Book Title : Western Civilization A Brief History Volume II Since 1500
✏Author : Jackson J. Spielvogel
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2016-01-01
✏Pages : 560
✏ISBN : 9781305633483
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Western Civilization A Brief History Volume II Since 1500 Book Summary : This brief, best-selling Western Civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jackson Spielvogel’s engaging chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents weave the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. This edition includes new historiographical sections along with updated scholarship and new images. The textbook is available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, 9th EDITION COMPLETE, VOLUME I: TO 1715, and VOLUME II: SINCE 1500. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Western Civilization A Brief History
✏Author : Jackson Spielvogel
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2007-01-03
✏Pages : 656
✏ISBN : 9780495099734
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Western Civilization A Brief History Book Summary : Put the world today into context by learning about the past through this brief, best-selling Western Civilization text that has helped thousands of students succeed in the course. Jack Spielvogel's engaging style of writing weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. You will also be exposed to primary source documents - actual historical documents that are the foundation for the historical analysis you read in the chapter. These documents include letters, poems, and songs through history-documents that actually enliven the past. Throughout the book there are also helpful tools to help you digest the reading including outlines, chronologies, numerous maps and key terms with definitions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.