Music: For Researchers and Reference Use

10For Researchers and Reference Use

  • Frédéric Chopin: A Research and Information Guide book cover

    Frédéric Chopin

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By William Smialek, Maja Trochimczyk

    Frédéric Chopin: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography concerning both the nature of primary sources related to the composer and the scope and significance of the secondary sources which deal with him, his compositions, and his influence as a composer. The second edition&…

    Hardback – 2015-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • Leonard Bernstein: A Research and Information Guide book cover

    Leonard Bernstein

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Laird

    Leonard Bernstein: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography and research guide on this popular American composer and conductor. It includes annotations on Bernstein's writings, performances, educational work, and major secondary sources. Also included are a biographical sketch,…

    Hardback – 2015-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • Isaac Albéniz: A Research and Information Guide book cover

    Isaac Albéniz

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Walter Aaron Clark

    Isaac Albéniz is one of the most important figures in the history of Spanish music. A legendary child prodigy, he went on to become one of the leading concert pianists of his generation in Europe. However, he aspired to compose music rooted in the folklore of his native Spain, contributing…

    Hardback – 2015-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • Preserving Popular Music Heritage: Do-it-Yourself, Do-it-Together book cover

    Preserving Popular Music Heritage

    Do-it-Yourself, Do-it-Together

    Edited by Sarah Baker

    There is a growing awareness around the world of the pressing need to archive the material remnants of popular music so as to safeguard the national and local histories of this cultural form. Current research suggests that in the past 20 or so years there has been an expansion of DIY heritage…

    Hardback – 2015-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Queerness in Heavy Metal Music: Metal Bent book cover

    Queerness in Heavy Metal Music

    Metal Bent

    By Amber R. Clifford-Napoleone

    While the growing field of scholarship on heavy metal music and its subcultures has produced excellent work on the sounds, scenes, and histories of heavy metal around the world, few works have included a study of gender and sexuality. This cutting-edge volume focuses on queer fans, performers, and…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • David Bowie: Critical Perspectives book cover

    David Bowie

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Eoin Devereux, Aileen Dillane, Martin Power

    David Bowie: Critical Perspectives examines in detail the many layers of one of the most intriguing and influential icons in popular culture. This interdisciplinary book brings together established and emerging scholars from a wide variety of backgrounds, including musicology, sociology, art…

    Hardback – 2015-03-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • The Routledge Reader on the Sociology of Music book cover

    The Routledge Reader on the Sociology of Music

    Edited by John Shepherd, Kyle Devine

    The Routledge Reader on the Sociology of Music offers the first collection of source readings and new essays on the latest thinking in the sociology of music. Interest in music sociology has increased dramatically over the past decade, yet there is no anthology of essential and introductory…

    Hardback – 2015-03-20
    Routledge

  • Nikolay Andreevich Rimsky-Korsakov: A Research and Information Guide book cover

    Nikolay Andreevich Rimsky-Korsakov

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Gerald Seaman

    Nikolay Andreevich Rimsky-Korsakov: A Research and Information Guide, Second Edition is an annotated bibliography of all substantial, relevant published resources relating to the Russian composer. First published in 1988, this revised and expanded volume incorporates new information about the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • African American Music: An Introduction book cover

    African American Music

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Mellonee V. Burnim, Portia K. Maultsby

    American Music: An Introduction, Second Edition is a collection of seventeen essays surveying major African American musical genres, both sacred and secular, from slavery to the present. With contributions by leading scholars in the field, the work brings together analyses of African American…

    Hardback – 2014-09-25
    Routledge

  • Music, Performance, and the Realities of Film: Shared Concert Experiences in Screen Fiction book cover

    Music, Performance, and the Realities of Film

    Shared Concert Experiences in Screen Fiction

    By Ben Winters

    This book examines the relationship between narrative film and reality, as seen through the lens of on-screen classical concert performance. By investigating these scenes, wherein the performance of music is foregrounded in the narrative, Winters uncovers how concert performance reflexively…

    Hardback – 2014-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music