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A concise history of western music

Griffiths, Paul

A concise history of western music

by Griffiths, Paul

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPaul Griffiths
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML160 .G823 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 348 p. ;
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24558231M
ISBN 109780521133661
LC Control Number2010560329
OCLC/WorldCa422764977

A Concise History of Western Music, by Paul Griffiths. Cambridge University Press (32 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY ), pp. $ It is often said that one should not judge a book by its cover, but Paul Griffiths's new book is certainly an exception.   Book Summary: The title of this book is Concise History of Western Music (Fifth Edition) and it was written by Barbara Russano Hanning. This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is It was published by W. W. Norton & Company and has a total of pages in the book.

A Concise History of Western Music by Paul Griffiths.. Upc: Mpn: N/A. Engaging, clear and informative, this is the story of western music - of its great composers and also of its performers and listeners, of changing ideas of what music is and what it is for/5(63). A Concise History of Western Music Cambridge's target audience for its new book is ""students and beginners,"" and this may explain why the book, unlike other single-volume music histories, is.

Free PDF Concise Introduction to Tonal Harmony BOOK. Barbara Hanning's Concise History of Western Music offers students a manageable introduction to the forces that shaped music. Combining concision with the imaginative pedagogy that her text pioneered, Hanning focuses on an essential repertoire of characteristic works - from the Middle. Thoroughly revised and updated with outstanding new pedagogy, Concise History of Western Music, Second Edition, provides an authoritative yet succinct survey of Western music history/5(33).


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It can be useful to see the parallels in music and visual s:   A Concise History of Western Music In his 30 years as a music critic in New York and London, Paul Griffiths has published more than 2 million words about classical music.

In this book he constructs a boiled-down narrative of musical history. The writing reflects a big-city, public, secular approach to the music Griffiths has chosen to include.

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A CONCISE HISTORY OF WESTERN MUSIC INTRODUCTION Western Music or the music which is sung/played in the western hemisphere of the globe, is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of the countries of the West. It encompasses a broad period from roughly the 11th century to the present day.

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