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America 51

A Probe into the Realities That Are Hiding Inside 'The Greatest Country in the World'

by Corey Taylor

ISBN: 9780306921872

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America’s Songs III: Rock!

Rock!

by Bruce Pollock

<p><em>America’s Songs III: Rock!</em> picks up in 1953 where <em>America’s Songs II</em> left off, describing the artistic and cultural impact of the rock ’n’ roll era on America’s songs and songwriters, recording artists and bands, music ...

ISBN: 9781317269632

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American Bandstand

Dick Clark and the Making of a Rock 'n' Roll Empire

by John Jackson

<p>&quot;I don't make culture, I sell it&quot; Dick Clark once remarked. Indeed, the man who reigned as host of <em>American Bandstand</em> for nearly four decades may not have invented rock 'n' roll, but he sold it to the American public better

ISBN: 9780190284909

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American Epic: When Music Gave America Her Voice

by Elijah Wald

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ISBN: 9781501135606

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American Musical Theater: Grove Music Essentials

by Geoffrey Block, Kate Van Winkle Keller, Anne Dhu McLucas & others

A survey of the history of musical theater in the United States. This ebook is a static version of an article from Grove Music Online, a continuously updated online resource, offering comprehensive coverage of the world’s music written by ...

ISBN: 9780190268749

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American Pioneers

Ives to Cage and Beyond

by Alan Rich

ISBN: 9780714847696

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Amplifications

Poetic Migration, Auditory Memory

by Paul Carter

<p>Written by one of the most prominent thinkers in sound studies, <em>Amplifications</em> presents a perspective on sound narrated through the experiences of a sound artist and writer. A work of reflective philosophy, <em>Amplifications</em> ...

ISBN: 9781501344497

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Amplifications

by Paul Carter

Written by one of the most prominent thinkers in sound studies, <i>Amplifications </i>presents a perspective on sound narrated through the experiences of a sound artist and writer. A work of reflective philosophy, <i>Amplifications</i> sits at ...

ISBN: 9781501344480

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Amy Winehouse

A Life Through a Lens

by Darren & Bloom, Elliott Bloom

<p>Five-time Grammy award-winner and singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse burst onto the scene with her debut album?<em>Frank</em>?in 2003. Over the next eight years, the dichotomy between the jazzy soul singer?s commercial success and private ...

ISBN: 9781785582011

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An Encyclopedia of American Culture

by Marek Golebiowski

<p>This encyclopedia aims to provide a ready reference to various aspects of American culture. The time frame is from the colonial period to the end of the 20th century. The areas covered are fine arts (painting, sculpture, photography); ...

ISBN: 9783653991932

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Analytical Essays on Music by Women Composers: Concert Music, 1960-2000

by Laurel Parsons & Brenda Ravenscroft

<p>Over the past 30 years, musicologists have produced a remarkable new body of research literature focusing on the lives and careers of women composers in their socio-historical contexts. But detailed analysis and discussion of the works ...

ISBN: 9780190613846

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Analytical Essays on Music by Women Composers: Secular & Sacred Music to 1900

by Laurel Parsons & Brenda Ravenscroft

<p>Through musical analysis of compositions written between the mid-twelfth to late nineteenth centuries, this volume celebrates the achievements of eight composers, all women: Hildegard of Bingen, Maddalena Casulana, Barbara Strozzi, Élisabeth ...

ISBN: 9780190909277

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Analytical Methods of Electroacoustic Music

by Mary Simoni

<p>Containing extensive artwork serving as demonstration, as well as a DVD with sound and video clips, this collection of essays on electroacoustic music explores the creative possibilities to be found in various forms of musical ...

ISBN: 9781135503352

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Analyzing Bach Cantatas

by Eric Chafe

<p>Bach's cantatas are among the highest achievements of Western musical art, yet studies of the individual cantatas that are both illuminating and detailed are few. In this book, noted Bach expert Eric Chafe combines theological, historical, ...

ISBN: 9780199882977

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Analyzing Schubert

by Suzannah Clark

<p>When Schubert's contemporary reviewers first heard his modulations, they famously claimed that they were excessive, odd and unplanned. This book argues that these claims have haunted the analysis of Schubert's harmony ever since, outlining ...

ISBN: 9781139123983

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Anarchy Tour

by Mick O'Shea

In December 1976, a coach drove off down a London street. On board were the Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Heartbreakers and their respective management, while The Damned, who were also on the bill, were travelling separately. ...

ISBN: 9781780383996

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Anatomy of a Song

The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock, R&B and Pop

by Marc Myers

Forty-five oral histories of iconic rock and R&B hits based on the popular <i>Wall Street Journal</i> column 'Anatomy of a Song'. ...

ISBN: 9781611856194

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Ancient Drama in Music for the Modern Stage

by Peter Brown & Suzana Suzana OgrajenŠek

<p>Opera was invented at the end of the sixteenth century in imitation of the supposed style of delivery of ancient Greek tragedy, and, since then, operas based on Greek drama have been among the most important in the repertoire. This collection

ISBN: 9780191610943

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Ancient Greek Music

A New Technical History

by Stefan Hagel

<p>This book endeavours to pinpoint the relations between musical, and especially instrumental, practice and the evolving conceptions of pitch systems. It traces the development of ancient melodic notation from reconstructed origins, through ...

ISBN: 9781139248662

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Ancient Music of Ireland Arranged for Piano

by EDWARD BUNTING

Edward Bunting (1773-1843), the first systematic collector of Irish folksongs, was educated as an organ and piano player in Belfast. His life's work fell upon him at nineteen years old, when he was commissioned as a scribe to notate performances

ISBN: 9780486482323

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