E-books: Arts

  • From Music to Sound: The Emergence of Sound in 20th- and 21st-Century Music book cover

    From Music to Sound

    The Emergence of Sound in 20th- and 21st-Century Music, 1st Edition

    By Makis Solomos

    From Music to Sound is an examination of the six musical histories whose convergence produces the emergence of sound, offering a plural, original history of new music and showing how music had begun a change of paradigm, moving from a culture centred on the note to a culture of sound. Each chapter…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • China in the Age of Global Capitalism: Jia Zhangke's Filmic World book cover

    China in the Age of Global Capitalism

    Jia Zhangke's Filmic World, 1st Edition

    By Xiaoping Wang

    Jia Zhangke is praised as “the most internationally prominent and celebrated figure of the Six-Generation of Chinese filmmakers”. This book provides an examination the content and forms of Jia’s featured films and analyzes their merits and faults. Jia’s films often narrate the lives of ordinary…

    eBook – 2019-10-24
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Daniel Belknap (1771-1815): The Collected Works book cover

    Daniel Belknap (1771-1815)

    The Collected Works, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Warren Steel

    Daniel Belknap was a farmer, mechanic, and singing-master in Framingham, Massachusetts, who compiled four sacred and one secular tunebooks. These featured his own sacred compositions as well as those by other New England composers. While Belknap was not as flamboyant, prolific, nor as innovative as…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Music of the New American Nation: Sacred Music from 1780 to 1820

  • Three New York Composers: The Collected Works of Lewis Edson, Lewis Edson Jr, and Nathaniel Billings book cover

    Three New York Composers

    The Collected Works of Lewis Edson, Lewis Edson Jr, and Nathaniel Billings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Kroeger

    Part of the Music of the NEW AMERICAN NATION Sacred Music From 1780 To 1820 series. The collected works of Lewis Edson (1748-1820) Lewis Edson Jr. (1771-1845) and Nathaniel Billings (fl. 1794-1795…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge
    Music of the New American Nation: Sacred Music from 1780 to 1820

  • The Instrumental Consort Repertory of the Late Fifteenth Century book cover

    The Instrumental Consort Repertory of the Late Fifteenth Century

    1st Edition

    By Jon Banks

    Though individual pieces from the late fifteenth century are widely accepted as being written for instruments rather than voices, they are traditionally considered as exceptions within the context of a mainstream of vocal polyphony. After a rigorous examination of the criteria by which music of…

    eBook – 2019-10-23
    Routledge

  • Focus: Music of the Caribbean book cover

    Focus: Music of the Caribbean

    1st Edition

    By Sydney Hutchinson

    Focus: Music of the Caribbean presents the most important issues of Caribbean musical history and current practice, discussing thought-provoking questions in a student-friendly fashion. It uses current ethnomusicological research on Caribbean music to tell the stories of Caribbean history—those of…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge
    Focus on World Music Series

  • Screens Producing & Media Operations: Advanced Practice for Media Server and Video Content Preparation book cover

    Screens Producing & Media Operations

    Advanced Practice for Media Server and Video Content Preparation, 1st Edition

    By Laura Frank

    Media servers have established themselves as the dominant video playback tool for live events; however, the practice of delivering content to these systems and the structure of the media operations team is still evolving. This book outlines a workflow for video content delivery and describes team…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Focal Press

  • Radiohead and the Journey Beyond Genre: Analysing Stylistic Debates and Transgressions book cover

    Radiohead and the Journey Beyond Genre

    Analysing Stylistic Debates and Transgressions, 1st Edition

    By Julia Ehmann

    Radiohead and the Journey Beyond Genre traces the uses and transgressions of genre in the music of Radiohead and studies the band’s varied reception in online and offline media. Radiohead’s work combines traditional rock sounds with a unique and experimental approach towards genre that sets the…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • The Renaissance of Letters: Knowledge and Community in Italy, 1300-1650 book cover

    The Renaissance of Letters

    Knowledge and Community in Italy, 1300-1650, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paula Findlen, Suzanne Sutherland

    The Renaissance of Letters traces the multiplication of letter-writing practices between the fourteenth and seventeenth centuries in the Italian peninsula and beyond to explore the importance of letters as a crucial document for understanding the Italian Renaissance. This edited collection contains…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Spectrums of Shakespearean Crossdressing: The Art of Performing Women book cover

    Spectrums of Shakespearean Crossdressing

    The Art of Performing Women, 1st Edition

    By Courtney Bailey Parker

    Since young male players were the norm during the English Renaissance, were all cross-dressed performances of female characters played with the same degree of seriousness? Probably not. Spectrums of Representation in Shakespearean Crossdressing examines these varied types of female characters in…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Theatre and Performing Arts Collections book cover

    Theatre and Performing Arts Collections

    1st Edition

    By Lee Ash

    Here is an exciting book that provides detailed descriptions of dozens of the most important and unique collections of “theatricana” in the United States and Canada. In Theatre and Performing Arts Collections, distinguished theatre specialists, librarians, and curators describe the…

    eBook – 2019-10-19
    Routledge

  • Digital Disruption in Marketing and Communications: A Strategic and Organizational Approach book cover

    Digital Disruption in Marketing and Communications

    A Strategic and Organizational Approach, 1st Edition

    By Edoardo Magnotta

    This book sets out the new frontier of marketing and communication through real case histories. Companies must rethink their traditional approaches to successfully face the upcoming challenges. They must learn how to innovate and change things when they go well. New emerging technologies such as AI…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Marketing

Product Search