What To Listen For In Music

Author: Aaron Copland
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780451531766
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Featuring an introduction by William Schuman, as well as a foreword and epilogue by Alan Rich, an indispensable guide from one of America's foremost composers teaches readers how to develop a deeper sense of musical appreciation. Reissue.

What To Listen For In Music

Author: Aaron Copland
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101513144
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In this fascinating analysis of how to listen to both contemporary and classical music analytically, eminent American composer Aaron Copland offers provocative suggestions that will bring readers a deeper appreciation of the most viscerally ...

How To Listen To Great Music

Author: Robert Greenberg
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101513958
Size: 21.70 MB
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How did the Enlightenment change music? And what's so great about opera anyway? How to Listen to Great Music will let you finally hear what you've been missing. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Music And Imagination

Author: Aaron Copland
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674589155
Size: 78.81 MB
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Describes the all important role of the imagination in the composition, performance, appreciation and intelligent comprehension of music and surveys its influence on contemporary music

What To Listen For In Jazz

Author: Barry Kernfeld
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300072594
Size: 27.13 MB
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Drawing on 21 historic jazz recordings, reproduced on a compact disc that accompanies the book, Barry Kernfeld illustrates jazz rhythm, form, arrangement, composition, improvisation, style and sound.

Classical Music Insights

Author: Betsy Schwarm
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1426994206
Size: 25.14 MB
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If you're only just coming to experiment with great music, here are guideposts to help you understand and enjoy what you encounter. The stories and sounds behind the scenes: welcome to Classical Music Insights.

Music And The Mind

Author: Anthony Storr
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501122096
Size: 50.62 MB
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It is the most mysterious and most tangible of all forms of art. Yet, Anthony Storr believes, music today is a deeply significant experience for a greater number of people than ever before. In this book, he explores why this should be so.