The Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians

Author: Don Michael Randel
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674000846
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Music

Filled with musical terms, history, theory, and biographical data, this comprehensive reference to the world of music authoritatively covers a wide range of musical topics and personalities.

Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music

Author: Don Michael Randel
ISBN: MINN:31951001412090Y
Release Date: 1978-01
Genre: Music

Quick reference book of musical terminology covers the people, instruments, works and vocabulary of the musical world for all periods of history with particular emphasis on the twentieth century

The New Harvard Dictionary of Music

Author: Don Michael Randel
Publisher: Belknap Press
ISBN: UOM:49015002901974
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Music

Nearly six thousand entries and articles define musical terms, describe instruments, and discuss musical forms, concepts, and theory.

The Harvard Dictionary of Music

Author: Don Michael Randel
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674011635
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Music

This comprehensive single-volume music reference covers a wide range of topics, including all styles of Western music as well as the music of Africa, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East, with articles by experts, short "quick reference" essays, and a wide range of instruments. (Performing Arts)

Harvard Dictionary of Music

Author: Willi Apel
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674375017
Release Date: 1969
Genre: Music

A dictionary of music history and theory, including entries on musical instruments, famous compositions, and the music of individual countries and ethnic groups.

The Complete Idiot s Guide Music Dictionary

Author: Dr. Stanford Felix
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101198094
Release Date: 2010-07-06
Genre: Music

A musician's vocabulary needs more than Do, Re, Mi... Written in clear, concise, easy-to-understand language, The Complete Idiot's GuideĀ® Music Dictionary covers a multitude of musical aspects indispensable to any musician. Author and music professor Stanford Felix has compiled the most commonly found terms and explains them in a way that even the most novice musician can comprehend. ?The only dictionary geared toward the beginner musician ?Gives clear, concise definitions of terms, theories, and instruments, as well as important works, musicians, and composers

Chamber Music

Author: John H Baron
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135848286
Release Date: 2010-06-10
Genre: Music

Chamber Music: A Research and Information Guide is a reference tool for anyone interested in chamber music. It is not a history or an encyclopedia but a guide to where to find answers to questions about chamber music. The third edition adds nearly 600 new entries to cover new research since publication of the previous edition in 2002. Most of the literature is books, articles in journals and magazines, dissertations and theses, and essays or chapters in Festschriften, treatises, and biographies. In addition to the core literature obscure citations are also included when they are the only studies in a particular field. In addition to being printed, this volume is also for the first time available online. The online environment allows for information to be updated as new research is introduced. This database of information is a "live" resource, fully searchable, and with active links. Users will have unlimited access, annual revisions will be made and a limited number of pages can be downloaded for printing.

Writing A Manual for the Digital Age Brief Spiral bound Version

Author: David Blakesley
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133168942
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

WRITING: A MANUAL FOR THE DIGITAL AGE, BRIEF 2nd Edition, is the rhetorical handbook for composing in the 21st century. Blakesley and Hoogeveen place students' writing front and center with an innovative page format that keeps students' attention focused on their own writing and on activities, checklists, projects, and visual aids that help them write. The page design and innovative visuals make information about writing, reading, research, documentation, technology, and grammar easy for students to access and understand. To accomplish their writing tasks, students are taught to ground their rhetorical decisions in the specific context in which they are writing. Because writing and reading occur both in print and online, WRITING: A MANUAL FOR THE DIGITAL AGE, BRIEF 2nd Edition, prepares students to work with images, audio, video, and print. Technology Toolbox features throughout, as well as two dedicated parts of the book (Parts 6 and 7), teach students how to compose with technology intelligently. A new chapter on Writing in Online Courses, the first of its kind in a handbook, will guide students in addressing this new but increasingly common context for writing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Silence Music Silent Music

Author: Nicky Losseff
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 0754655598
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Music

The contributions in this volume focus on the ways in which silence and music relate, contemplate each other and provide new avenues for addressing and gaining understanding of various realms of human endeavour. The book maps out this little-explored aspect of the sonic arena with the intention of defining the breadth of scope and to introduce interdisciplinary paths of exploration as a way forward for future discourse. The contributions reveal that unexpected concepts and ways of thinking emerge from looking at sound in relation to its antithesis, encompassing not just Western art traditions, but the relationship between music, silence, the human psyche and sociological trends - ultimately, providing deeper understanding of the elemental places both music and silence hold within world philosophies and fundamental states of being.

Public Library Catalog

Author: Juliette Yaakov
Publisher: Hw Wilson Co
ISBN: 0824210395
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Highly recommended reference works in all subject areas and non-fiction books for adults, plus information on electronic editions when available. More than 8,000 books in the main volume. More than 2,400 new titles in annual paperbound supplements. More than 2,000 analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.


ISBN: UOM:39015066043368
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Academic libraries

Senior High School Library Catalog

Author: H.W. Wilson Company
ISBN: UOM:39015054026037
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Best books

Each vol. is divided into 2 parts 1st-7th ed.: Dictionary catalog and Classified catalog; 8th-9th ed. have 3rd. part: Directory of publishers.