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Audio and Music Textbooks New textbooks for the 2018-2019 academic year

We are proud to present our Audio & Music textbook catalogue! Browse our selection of titles designed for the classroom and focusing on a wide range of key areas in these important and expanding fields.

Click through the list of section headings to see the books we have available in these areas. Instructors who are interested in a text are invited to request a complimentary exam copy. Just click on the 'Request Inspection Copy' link and fill in our simple, pre-set form with the requisite information.
To see the rest of our Audio books, please visit www.routledge.com/audio.

To see the rest of our Music books, please visit www.routledge.com/music.

  • The Art of Mixing

    A Visual Guide to Recording, Engineering, and Production, 1st Edition

    By David Gibson

    David Gibson uses 3D visual representations of sounds in a mix as a tool to explain the dynamics that can be created in a mix. This book provides an in-depth exploration into the aesthetics of what makes a great mix. Gibson’s unique approach explains how to map sounds to visuals in order to create…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Theory for Today's Musician Textbook, Third Edition

    3rd Edition

    By Ralph Turek, Daniel McCarthy

    Theory for Today’s Musician, Third Edition, recasts the scope of the traditional music theory course to meet the demands of the professional music world, in a style that speaks directly and engagingly to today’s music student. It uses classical, folk, popular, and jazz repertoires with clear…

    Hardback – 2018-12-28 
    Routledge

  • World Music CONCISE

    A Global Journey, 2nd Edition

    By Terry E. Miller, Andrew Shahriari

    World Music CONCISE: A Global Journey, Second Edition, introduces students to the diversity of musical expression around the world, taking them across the globe to experience cultural traditions that challenge the ear, the mind, and the spirit. Based on the Fourth Edition, this Second CONCISE…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2018-09-07
    Routledge

  • Music: A Social Experience

    2nd Edition

    By Steven Cornelius, Mary Natvig

    By taking a thematic approach to the study of music appreciation, Music: A Social Experience, Second Edition demonstrates how music reflects and deepens both individual and cultural understandings. Musical examples are presented within universally experienced social frameworks (ethnicity, gender,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    Routledge

  • Modern Recording Techniques

    9th Edition

    By David Miles Huber, Robert E. Runstein

    Modern Recording Techniques is the bestselling, authoritative guide to sound and music recording. Whether you’re just starting out or are looking for a step-up in the industry, Modern Recording Techniques provides an in-depth read on the art and technologies of music production. It’s a must-have…

    Paperback – 2017-11-03
    Routledge
    Audio Engineering Society Presents

  • The Rock History Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Theo Cateforis

    The Rock History Reader is an eclectic compilation of readings that tells the history of rock as it has been received and explained as a social and musical practice throughout its six decade history. The readings range from the vivid autobiographical accounts of such rock icons as Ronnie Spector…

    Paperback – 2012-09-17
    Routledge

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