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Tin Pan OperaOperatic Novelty Songs in the Ragtime Era

Tin Pan Opera: Operatic Novelty Songs in the Ragtime Era

Larry Hamberlin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195338928
eISBN:
9780199855865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195338928.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera, Popular

The years between 1900 and 1920 mark a moment of change in the relations between opera and popular music in the United States, a midpoint between the intimate connection of the nineteenth century and ... More

To Broadway, To Life!The Musical Theater of Bock and Harnick

To Broadway, To Life!: The Musical Theater of Bock and Harnick

Philip Lambert

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195390070
eISBN:
9780199863570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390070.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Popular

In fourteen years of collaboration beginning in 1957, composer Jerry Bock and lyricist Sheldon Harnick wrote seven Broadway musicals together: The Body Beautiful (opened in 1958), Fiorello! (1959), ... More

Tonal Pitch Space

Tonal Pitch Space

Fred Lerdahl

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195178296
eISBN:
9780199870370
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178296.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This book builds on and in many ways completes the project of Fred Lerdahl and Ray Jackendoff's influential A Generative Theory of Tonal Music. Like the earlier volume, this book is both a ... More

Tonality and Transformation

Tonality and Transformation

Steven Rings

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195384277
eISBN:
9780199897001
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384277.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, History, Western

This book employs transformational theory to illuminate the experience of tonal music. In addition to providing an accessible primer on transformational theory, the book introduces new theoretical ... More

Tracing TanguerosArgentine Tango Instrumental Music

Tracing Tangueros: Argentine Tango Instrumental Music

Kacey Link and Kristin Wendland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199348220
eISBN:
9780199348268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199348220.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book offers an inside view of Argentine tango music in the context of the growth and development of the art form’s instrumental and stylistic innovations. It trace tango’s historical and ... More

The Tragic and the Ecstatic:The Musical Revolution of Wagner’s Tristan and Isolde

The Tragic and the Ecstatic:: The Musical Revolution of Wagner’s Tristan and Isolde

Chafe

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195343007
eISBN:
9780199851928
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195343007.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera

During the years preceding the composition of Tristan and Isolde, Wagner’s aesthetics underwent a momentous turnaround, principally as a result of his discovery of Schopenhauer. Many of ... More

The Transformation of Black MusicThe rhythms, the songs, and the ships of the African Diaspora

The Transformation of Black Music: The rhythms, the songs, and the ships of the African Diaspora

Sam Floyd, Melanie Zeck, and Guthrie Ramsey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780195307245
eISBN:
9780190651305
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307245.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

The Transformation of Black Music situates black musics within the broader cultural, political, social, and historical frameworks of the last millennium. It focuses on the dynamic musical practices ... More

Transnational EncountersMusic and Performance at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Transnational Encounters: Music and Performance at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Alejandro L. Madrid (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199735921
eISBN:
9780199918607
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735921.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

This volume maps out the continuous transnational dialogues that have informed culture and life at the U.S.‐Mexico border through the study of a wide variety of musical practices from the area. ... More

Tuning InAmerican Narrative Television Music

Tuning In: American Narrative Television Music

Ronald Rodman

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195340242
eISBN:
9780199863778
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340242.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

Tuning In: American Narrative Television Music examines how music functioned as a narrative agent during the first 50 years of American television broadcasting. While television has ... More

Two Men and MusicNationalism and the Making of an Indian Classical Tradition

Two Men and Music: Nationalism and the Making of an Indian Classical Tradition

Janaki Bakhle

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195166101
eISBN:
9780199850501
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166101.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This book is a provocative account of the development of modern national culture in India using classical music as a case study. The author demonstrates how the emergence of an “Indian” cultural ... More

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