In a shift of emphasis, A History of Western Music places people making choices at the centre of the story, not as peripheral figures in the evolution of musical works and styles. Linking historical and social context directly to musical practice and styles, the book is organised around three central themes: people making choices; the tension between cultural tradition and musical innovation; and the values and tastes of producers and consumers. This edition restructures the text for greater accessibility, breaking it into small chapters within six sections; these are linked to form a single narrative thr
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Descrizione libro W.W. Norton & Company, 2005. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: The ideal companion to A History of Western Music, Seventh Edition, the two-volume Norton Anthology of Western Music, Fifth Edition, includes 172 historically significant scores, 71 of them new to this edition, with a strengthened emphasis on twentieth-century music. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0393979903
Descrizione libro W.W. Norton & Company, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0393979903
Descrizione libro W.W. Norton & Company, 2005. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110393979903