all ebooks in category: Music Theory (22)

Understanding Music Theory
English | Illustrated, April 1, 2002 | ISBN: 0711986711 | 94 pages | PDF | 1.73

This volume offers a foundation course for use by students and teachers. You start at the beginning and advance to the point where you can …

Music and the Modern Condition: Investigating the Boundaries
English | ISBN: 1409407616 | 2010 | 132 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Two crucial moments in the formation and disintegration of musical modernity and the musical canon occurred at the turn of the seventeenth and the first …

Black Lives Matter and Music: Protest, Intervention, Reflection
English | August 10, 2018 | ISBN: 0253038413, 0253038421 | EPUB/PDF | 136 pages | 1.1/3.7 MB

Music has always been integral to the Black Lives Matter movement in the United States, with songs such as Kendrick Lamar’s "Alright," J. Cole’s "Be …

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Musical Creativity: Insights from Music Education Research
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1409406229, 1138249211 | 244 pages | PDF | 2 MB

How do we develop musical creativity? How is musical creativity nurtured in collaborative improvisation? How is it used as a communicative tool in music therapy? …

The Instrumental Music of Schmeltzer, Biber, Muffat and Their Contemporaries
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1859283969 | 440 pages | PDF | 6,4 MB

Based on primary sources, many of which have never been published or examined in detail, this book examines the music of the late 17th-century composers, …

Music, Sexuality and the Enlightenment in Mozart's Figaro, Don Giovanni and Così fan tutte
2012 | ISBN: 0754668894, 1138248401 | English | 350 pages | EPUB | 22 MB

Music, Sexuality and the Enlightenment explains how Mozart's music for Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni and Così fan tutte 'sounds' the intentions of Da …

Music and Probability
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0262201666 | PDF | pages: 257 | 5.3 mb

In Music and Probability, David Temperley explores issues in music perception and cognition from a probabilistic perspective. The application of probabilistic ideas to music has …

Sensing Sound: Singing and Listening as Vibrational Practice
2015 | ISBN: 0822360616, 0822360462 | English | 288 pages | PDF | 3 MB

In Sensing Sound Nina Sun Eidsheim offers a vibrational theory of music that radically re-envisions how we think about sound, music, and listening. Eidsheim shows …

A Language of Its Own: Sense and Meaning in the Making of Western Art Music
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0226425967, 0226425975 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

The Western musical tradition has produced not only music, but also countless writings about music that remain in continuous—and enormously influential—dialogue with their subject. With …

The Melodramatic Moment : Music and Theatrical Culture, 1790–1820
English | 2018 | ISBN: 022654365X | 295 Pages | PDF | 4.36 MB

We seem to see melodrama everywhere we look—from the soliloquies of devastation in a Dickens novel to the abject monstrosity of Frankenstein's creation, and from …