Music: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • Hearing Rhythm and Meter: Analyzing Metrical Consonance and Dissonance in Common-Practice Period Music book cover

    Hearing Rhythm and Meter

    Analyzing Metrical Consonance and Dissonance in Common-Practice Period Music, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Santa

    Hearing Rhythm and Meter: Analyzing Metrical Consonance and Dissonance in Common-Practice Period Music is the first book to present a comprehensive course text on advanced analysis of rhythm and meter. This book brings together the insights of recent scholarship on rhythm and meter in a clear and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge

  • Notes Become Music: A Guidebook from the Viennese Piano Tradition book cover

    Notes Become Music

    A Guidebook from the Viennese Piano Tradition, 1st Edition

    By Walter Fleischmann

    Notes Become Music: A Guidebook from the Viennese Piano Tradition addresses the many unwritten nuances of dynamics, articulation and agogics as an expression of fundamental principles of a common European musical language. It treats the score as an incomplete musical shorthand that outlines the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas M. Kitts, Nick Baxter-Moore

    An essential part of human expression, humor plays a role in all forms of art, and humorous and comedic aspects have always been part of popular music. For the first time, The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor draws together scholarship exploring how the element of humor interacts with…

    Hardback – 2019-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Companions

  • New Music Theatre in Europe: Transformations between 1955-1975 book cover

    New Music Theatre in Europe

    Transformations between 1955-1975, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Adlington

    Between 1955 and 1975 music theatre became a central preoccupation for European composers digesting the consequences of the revolutionary experiments in musical language that followed the end of the Second World War. The ‘new music theatre’ wrought multiple, significant transformations, serving as…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04
    Routledge
    Musical Cultures of the Twentieth Century

  • Music in the Classical World: Genre, Culture, and History book cover

    Music in the Classical World

    Genre, Culture, and History, 1st Edition

    By Bertil van Boer

    Music in the Classical World: Genre, Culture, and History provides a broad sociocultural and historical perspective of the music of the Classical Period as it relates to the world in which it was created. It establishes a background on the time span—1725 to 1815—offering a context for the music…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15
    Routledge

  • Advancing Music Education in Northern Europe book cover

    Advancing Music Education in Northern Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by David G. Hebert, Torunn Bakken Hauge

    Advancing Music Education in Northern Europe tells the story of a unique organization that has contributed in profound ways to the professional development of music teachers in the Nordic and Baltic nations. At the same time, the book offers reflections on how music education and approaches to the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge