Music

We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of Music

On these pages you will find information on the Routledge list, which covers Ethnomusicology and World Music, Music Education, Music Theory, Western Music Styles (Early & Classical), and more, such as Film Music, Music Technology, Music Business and Music Cognition.

There is also information on books for students and series, as well as access to our collections and contact information.

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93Series in Music

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942New Products

  • The Pre-history of ‘The Midsummer Marriage’: Narratives and Speculations book cover

    The Pre-history of ‘The Midsummer Marriage’

    Narratives and Speculations, 1st Edition

    By Roger Savage

    The Pre-history of ‘The Midsummer Marriage’ examines the early collaborative phase (1943 to 1946) in the making of Michael Tippett’s first mature opera and charts the developments that grew out of that phase. Drawing on a fascinating group of Tippett’s sketchbooks and a lengthy sequence of his…

    Hardback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Royal Musical Association Monographs

  • Modern MIDI: Sequencing and Performing Using Traditional and Mobile Tools book cover

    Modern MIDI

    Sequencing and Performing Using Traditional and Mobile Tools, 2nd Edition

    By Sam McGuire

    Modern MIDI equips you with everything you need to use MIDI in your music productions. With a particular focus on practical application and step-by-step explanations, this book does far more than tell you about how MIDI works. Simple explanations and real-world scenarios encourage you to test out…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge

  • Digital Sampling: The Design and Use of Music Technologies book cover

    Digital Sampling

    The Design and Use of Music Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Paul Harkins

    Digital Sampling is the first book about the design and use of sampling technologies that have shaped the sounds of popular music since the 1980s. Written in two parts, Digital Sampling begins with an exploration of the Fairlight CMI and how artists like Kate Bush and Peter Gabriel used it to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge

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  • Genevieve Aoki, Editor, Music

    Genevieve Aoki acquires books on music. She commissions textbooks in the areas of music theory, popular music, American music, music and sound in film/screen media, music and gender, music business and industry, and music technology. She also publishes research monographs on music from the medieval era to the eighteenth century, on music and material culture, and on musical theater. She is interested in handbooks and companions across all these subjects. In general, she seeks textbooks that make innovative approaches accessible to a student audience, and research dealing with the intersection of music with culture, society, politics, and gender.

  • Heidi Bishop, Senior Editor

    Heidi Bishop commissions monographs (single-authored and edited collections), handbooks, companions and supplementary texts in the areas of music education research, teaching and practice, popular music, music and culture, theory and analysis, aesthetics, psychology of music, screen music, music and gender, sociology of music, music and politics as well as classical music and opera from 1800 up to the present day and contemporary music. Heidi developed the Ashgate music list over a period of 15 years and continues this work with Routledge. Please do get in touch to discuss potential book proposals.

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  • Constance Ditzel, Senior Editor

    Constance Ditzel acquires books for music, showcasing anchor titles in World Music, Ethnomusicology, and Music Education. With twenty-five years of experience in academic publishing, Constance is particularly attuned to the needs of teachers and students, listening to our readership for direction in content as well as delivery, and assessing writing by how it accommodates the appropriate audience. She seeks handbooks, textbooks, and an array of research monographs and edited collections in Musicology.

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