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Writing about music : a style sheet

Author: D Kern Holoman
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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How do you spell "Mendelssohn"? Where do you place the hyphen in "Beethoven" if it breaks between two lines? Is it "premiere" or "première"? The answers and much more can be found in this completely revised and updated resource for authors, students, editors, concert producers?anyone who deals with classical music in print. This essential volume covers some of the thorniest issues of musical discourse: how to go  Read more...
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Holoman, D. Kern, 1947-
Writing about music.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007052236
(OCoLC)185095616
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D Kern Holoman
ISBN: 9780520934849 0520934849 0520256182 9780520256187
OCLC Number: 290001943
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 105 pages) : illustrations, music
Contents: Contents; Preface; 1. Music Terminology; 2. Narrative Text; 3. Citations; 4. Musical Examples; 5. Tables and Illustrations; 6. The Printed Program; 7. Electronics; 8. Best Practices for Student Writers; Appendix: Problem Words and Sample Style Sheet; Works Cited; Credits.
Responsibility: D. Kern Holoman.

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How do you spell Mendelssohn? Where do you place the hyphen in Beethoven if it breaks between two lines? Is it premiere or premiere? This book provides answers to these questions. It covers - how to  Read more...

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"Leavened with an elegant, gentle wit [and] features levelheaded, common-sense advice... Holoman's excellences of style, content, and advice prosper." Fanfare 20090801

 
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