Classical Music (1750-1830) Products

  • A History of the Symphony

    The Grand Genre, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey Langford

    A History of the Symphony: The Grand Genre identifies the underlying cultural factors that have shaped the symphony over the past three hundred years, presenting a unified view of the entire history of the genre. The text goes beyond discussions of individual composers and the stylistic evolution…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Felice Giardini and Professional Music Culture in Mid-Eighteenth-Century London

    1st Edition

    By Cheryll Duncan

    Felice Giardini and Professional Music Culture in Mid-Eighteenth-Century London explores Giardini’s influence on British musical life through his multifaceted career as performer, teacher, composer, concert promoter and opera impresario. The crux of the study is a detailed account of Giardini’s…

    Hardback – 2019-10-22 
    Routledge
    Royal Musical Association Monographs

  • Anthology for Hearing Rhythm and Meter

    1st Edition

    By Matthew Santa

    This full-score anthology for Hearing Rhythm and Meter: Analyzing Metrical Consonance and Dissonance in Common-Practice Period Music supports the textbook of the same name, the first book to present a comprehensive course text on advanced analysis of rhythm and meter. From the Baroque to the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Regina Mingotti: Diva and Impresario at the King's Theatre, London

    1st Edition

    By Michael Burden

    Regina Mingotti was the first female impresario to run London's opera house. Born in Naples in 1722, she was the daughter of an Austrian diplomat, and had worked at Dresden under Hasse from 1747. Mingotti left Germany in 1752, and travelled to Madrid to sing at the Spanish court, where the opera…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Royal Musical Association Monographs

  • The Unknown Schubert

    1st Edition

    By Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    Edited by Barbara M. Reul

    Franz Schubert (1797-1828) is now rightly recognized as one of the greatest and most original composers of the nineteenth century. His keen understanding of poetry and his uncanny ability to translate his profound understanding of human nature into remarkably balanced compositions marks him out…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • The Seven Concertos of Beethoven

    1st Edition

    By Antony Hopkins

    First published in 1996, this volume counters the attitude of paying more attention to the performer than to the piece. Too often, Anthony Hopkins argues, music is simply regarded as a pleasant background noise to accompany our other activities, whereas Beethoven offers much more than that. Hopkins…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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

  • Schenkerian Analysis

    Perspectives on Phrase Rhythm, Motive and Form, 2nd Edition

    By David Beach

    Schenkerian Analysis: Perspectives on Phrase Rhythm, Motive and Form, Second Edition is a textbook directed at all those—whether beginners or more advanced students—interested in gaining understanding of and facility at applying Schenker’s ideas on musical structure. It begins with an overview of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-13
    Routledge

  • Cultural Histories of Noise, Sound and Listening in Europe, 1300-1918

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kirsten Gibson, ian Biddle

    Cultural Histories of Noise, Sound and Listening in Europe, 1300-1918 presents a range of historical case studies on the sounding worlds of the European past. The chapters in this volume explore ways of thinking about sound historically, and seek to understand how people have understood and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Morality and Viennese Opera in the Age of Mozart and Beethoven

    1st Edition

    By Martin Nedbal

    This book explores how the Enlightenment aesthetics of theater as a moral institution influenced cultural politics and operatic developments in Vienna between the mid-eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Moralistic viewpoints were particularly important in eighteenth-century debates about…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Ashgate Interdisciplinary Studies in Opera

  • Rethinking J.S. Bach's The Art of Fugue

    1st Edition

    By Anatoly P. Milka

    Edited by Esti Sheinberg

    The enigmatic character of The Art of Fugue became apparent as early as in its first edition, printed more than a year after the composer’s death. Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, who published both the first and the second editions, raised several unsolved questions regarding this opus. Anatoly P Milka…

    Paperback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge

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