Western Music Styles (Early & Classical) Products

  • A Musicology for Landscape

    By David Nicholas Buck

    Drawing conceptually and directly on music notation, this book investigates landscape architecture’s inherent temporality. It argues that the rich history of notating time in music provides a critical model for this under-researched and under-theorised aspect of landscape architecture, while also…

    Paperback – 2017-05-26 
    Routledge
    Design Research in Architecture

  • French Baroque Opera: A Reader

    Revised Edition

    By Caroline Wood, Graham Sadler

    From the outset, French opera generated an enormous diversity of literature, familiarity with which greatly enhances our understanding of this unique art form. Yet relatively little of that literature is available in English, despite an upsurge of interest in the Lully-Rameau period during the past…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26 
    Routledge

  • The Art Songs of Louise Talma

    By Kendra Leonard

    The Art Songs of Louise Talma represents some of Talma’s finest compositions and those most frequently performed, which have found a place in the repertoires of choirs ranging from amateur ensembles to professional groups. Talma’s works for a single voice and piano have been celebrated by…

    Hardback – 2017-05-17 
    Routledge
    CMS Sourcebooks in American Music

  • Robert Armin and Shakespeare's Performed Songs

    By Catherine A. Henze

    After Robert Armin joined the Chamberlain's Men, singing in Shakespeare's dramas catapulted from 1.25 songs and 9.95 lines of singing per play to 3.44 songs and 29.75 lines of singing, a virtually unnoticed phenomenon. In addition, many of the songs became seemingly improvisatory—similar to Armin's…

    Hardback – 2017-04-28 
    Routledge

  • Michael Tippett’s Fifth String Quartet

    A Study in Vision and Revision

    By Thomas Schuttenhelm

    Thomas Schuttenhelm provides a detailed account of the events leading up to and throughout the compositional process associated with Michael Tippett’s Fifth String Quartet, and a comprehensive analysis of the entire quartet. The commentary discusses this work in the context of Tippett’s creative…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Alma Mahler and Her Contemporaries

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Susan Filler

    This selective annotated bibliography places Alma Mahler with three other female composers of her time, covering the first generation of active female composers in the twentieth century. It uncovers the wealth of resources available on the lives and music of Mahler, Florence Price, Yuliya Lazarevna…

    Hardback – 2017-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • The Creation of Beethoven's 35 Piano Sonatas

    By Barry Cooper

    Beethoven’s piano sonatas are a cornerstone of the piano repertoire and favourites of both the concert hall and recording studio. The sonatas have been the subject of much scholarship, but no single study gives an adequate account of the processes by which these sonatas were composed and published.…

    Paperback – 2017-04-05 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Historical Keyboard Series

  • Anton Webern

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Darin Hoskisson

    Anton Webern: A Research and Information Guide offers carefully selected and annotated sources regarding Webern from 1975 to present day, including sources on Webern’s life, his music, and the interpretation and reception of his music. Along with this comprehensive annotated listing of print and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • Figures of the Imagination

    Fiction and Song in Britain, 1790–1850

    By Roger Hansford

    This new study of the intersection of romance novels with vocal music records a society on the cusp of modernisation, with a printing industry emerging to serve people’s growing appetites for entertainment amidst their changing views of religion and the occult. No mere diversion, fiction was…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge
    Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain

  • Sources and Style in Moore’s Irish Melodies

    By Una Hunt

    Once regarded as Ireland’s national bard, Thomas Moore's lasting reputation rests on the ten immensely popular collections of drawing-room songs known as the Irish Melodies, published between 1808 and 1834. Moore drew on anthologies of ancient music, breathing new life into the airs and bringing…

    Hardback – 2017-03-10 
    Routledge

  • Early Romances by Brat, Berlioz, Duchambge, Grisar, Monpou, Morel, Panseron, and Romagnesi; Selected Songs of Louis Niedermeyer and Ernest Reyer

    Selected Songs of Louis Niedermeyer & Ernest Reyer

    Edited by David Tunley

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Critica Musica

    Essays in Honour of Paul Brainard

    By J. Knowles

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

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge
    Musicology

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