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The Oxford history of Western music

Author: Richard Taruskin; Christopher Howard Gibbs
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : College edView all editions and formats
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Based on the award-winning five-volume work by Richard Taruskin, The Oxford History of Western Music, College Edition, presents the most up-to-date and comprehensive history of Western music  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Taruskin, Richard.
Oxford history of western music.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(OCoLC)760029721
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Taruskin; Christopher Howard Gibbs
ISBN: 9780195097627 0195097629 0195169794 9780195169799 0195222709 9780195222708 0195222717 9780195222715 0195222725 9780195222722 0195222733 9780195222739 0195222741 9780195222746 019522275X 9780195222753
OCLC Number: 123216119
Description: xxxiii, 1,212 pages : illustrations, music ; 27 cm
Contents: The first literate repertory in Western music : Gregorian chant --
Secular and cathedral music in the High Middle Ages --
The Ars nova : musical developments in the fourteenth century --
Island and mainland : toward a Pan-European style --
A perfected art : church polyphony in the late fifteenth and sixteenth centuries --
After perfection : pressures for change --
Humanism and the birth of opera --
Music travels : trends in Italy, Germany, France, and England --
The height of Italian dominance : opera seria and the Italian concerto style --
Class of 1685 (I) : the instrumental music of Bach and Handel --
Class of 1685 (II) : the vocal music of Handel and Bach --
Mid-eighteenth-century stylistic changes : from Bach's sons to the comic style --
Concert life lifts off : Haydn --
The composer's voice : Mozart --
The emergence of romanticism --
Beethoven --
Opera in the age of Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and Weber --
Private art : Schubert and inwardness --
Romantic spectacles : from virtuosos to grand opera --
Literary musicians --
Music imported and exported --
Musical politics at mid-century : historicism and the New German School --
Class of 1813 : Wagner and Verdi --
Slavic harmony and disharmony --
The musical museum and the return of the symphony --
Dramatic alternatives : exoticism, operetta, and verismo --
Early Austro-German modernism : Mahler, Strauss, and Schoenberg --
Modernism in France --
National monuments --
Neoclassicism and 12-tone music --
Interwar currents : the roaring twenties --
Music and totalitarianism in the Soviet Union and Western Europe --
Music and politics in America and Allied Europe --
Starting from scratch : music in the aftermath of World War II --
Changes in the sixties and seventies.
Other Titles: History of Western music
Western music
Responsibility: Richard Taruskin, Christopher H. Gibbs.
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