European Music Products

  • Perspectives on the Music of Christopher Fox

    Straight Lines in Broken Times

    Edited by Rose Dodd

    Christopher Fox (1955) has emerged as one of the most fascinating composers of the post-war generation. His spirit of experimentalism pervades an oeuvre in which he has blithely created his own version of a range of contemporary musical practices. In his work many of the major expressions of…

    Hardback – 2016-07-06 
    Routledge

  • Tonic to the Nation: Making English Music in the Festival of Britain

    By Nathaniel G. Lew

    Long remembered chiefly for its modernist exhibitions on the South Bank in London, the 1951 Festival of Britain also showcased British artistic creativity in all its forms. In Tonic to the Nation, Nathaniel G. Lew tells the story of the English classical music and opera composed and revived for the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-23 
    Routledge

  • Michael Costa: England's First Conductor

    The Revolution in Musical Performance in England, 1830-1880

    By John Goulden

    Among the major changes that swept through the music industry during the mid-nineteenth century, one that has received little attention is how musical performances were managed and directed. Yet this was arguably the most radical change of all: from a loose control shared between the violin-leader,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge
    Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain

  • The Twenty-First-Century Legacy of the Beatles

    Liverpool and Popular Music Heritage Tourism

    By Michael Brocken

    It has taken Liverpool almost half a century to come to terms with the musical, cultural and now economic legacy of the Beatles and popular music. At times the group was negatively associated with sex and drugs images surrounding rock music: deemed unacceptable by the city fathers, and unworthy of…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Central European Folk Music

    An Annotated Bibliography of Sources in German

    Edited by Philip V. Bohlman

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • The Musical Life of Nineteenth-Century Belfast

    By Roy Johnston, Declan Plummer

    Roy Johnston and Declan Plummer provide a refreshing portrait of Belfast in the nineteenth century. Before his death Roy Johnston, had written a full draft, based on an impressive array of contemporary sources, with deep and detailed attention especially to contemporary newspapers. With the deft…

    Hardback – 2015-11-28
    Routledge
    Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain

  • Tree of strings

    Crann nan teud: a history of the harp in Scotland

    By Keith Sanger, Alison Kinnaird

    This is the first history of the harp in Scotland to be published. It sets out to trace the development of the instrument from its earliest appearance on the Pictish stones of the 8th century, to the present day. Describing the different harps played in the Highlands and the Lowlands of Scotland,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • Focus: Scottish Traditional Music

    By Simon McKerrell

    Focus: Scottish Traditional Music engages methods from ethnomusicology, popular music studies, cultural studies, and media studies to explain how complex Scottish identities and culture are constructed in the traditional music and culture of Scotland. This book examines Scottish music through their…

    Paperback – 2015-10-09
    Routledge
    Focus on World Music Series

  • PJ Harvey and Music Video Performance

    By Abigail Gardner

    PJ Harvey’s performances are premised on the core contention that she is somehow causing ’trouble’. Just how this trouble can be theorised within the context of the music video and what it means for a development of the ways we might conceptualise ’disruption’ and think about music video lies at…

    Hardback – 2015-09-28
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • 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

  • 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

  • Black Popular Music in Britain Since 1945

    By Jon Stratton, Nabeel Zuberi

    Black Popular Music in Britain Since 1945 provides the first broad scholarly discussion of this music since 1990. The book critically examines key moments in the history of black British popular music from 1940s jazz to 1970s soul and reggae, 1990s Jungle and the sounds of Dubstep and Grime that…

    Hardback – 2014-12-05
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

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