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Studies in Music with Text

Studies in Music with Text

David Lewin

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182088
eISBN:
9780199850594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182088.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

The author of this text explored for over four decades how composers in the German tradition set poetry and drama to music. The book is a unified collection, reproducing papers on music by Mozart, ... More

The Studio Recordings of the Miles Davis Quintet, 1965–68

The Studio Recordings of the Miles Davis Quintet, 1965–68

Keith Waters

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195393835
eISBN:
9780190268046
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195393835.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

The influence of Miles Davis's “second great quintet, ” consisting of Davis, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams continues to resonate. Jazz musicians, historians, and ... More

Such Freedom, If Only MusicalUnofficial Soviet Music during the Thaw

Such Freedom, If Only Musical: Unofficial Soviet Music during the Thaw

Peter J Schmelz

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195341935
eISBN:
9780199866854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195341935.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Drawing upon oral history, analysis, and a critical synthesis of secondary literature, this book examines the construction and reception of the “unofficial” music in the Soviet Union produced during ... More

Sun, Sea, and SoundMusic and Tourism in the Circum-Caribbean

Sun, Sea, and Sound: Music and Tourism in the Circum-Caribbean

Timothy Rommen and Daniel T. Neely (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199988853
eISBN:
9780199378739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199988853.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Within the circum-Caribbean, the ubiquity of tourism and the variety of musical life are hard to miss. Scholars have long explored both of these themes in the Caribbean, but have done so from ... More

Sustainable Futures for Music CulturesAn Ecological Perspective

Sustainable Futures for Music Cultures: An Ecological Perspective

Huib Schippers and Catherine Grant (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190259075
eISBN:
9780190259105
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190259075.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The sustainability of music and other intangible expressions of culture has been high on the agenda of scholars, governments, and nongovernmental organizations in recent years. However, there is a ... More

Swing AlongThe Musical Life of Will Marion Cook

Swing Along: The Musical Life of Will Marion Cook

Marva Carter

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195108910
eISBN:
9780199865796
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195108910.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Renowned today as a prominent African-American in music theater and the arts community, composer, conductor, and violinist Will Marion Cook was a key figure in the development of American music from ... More

Tap Dancing AmericaA Cultural History

Tap Dancing America: A Cultural History

Constance Valis Hill

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195390827
eISBN:
9780199863563
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390827.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, Dance

This is the first comprehensive, fully documented, intercultural history of tap dance, a uniquely American art form, that explores all aspects of the intricate musical and social exchange that ... More

Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky

Roland John Wiley

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195368925
eISBN:
9780199852468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368925.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

A giant in the pantheon of nineteenth-century composers, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky continues to enthrall audiences today. From The Nutcracker—arguably the most popular ballet currently on the ... More

Teaching General MusicApproaches, Issues, and Viewpoints

Teaching General Music: Approaches, Issues, and Viewpoints

Carlos R. Abril and Brent M. Gault (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199328093
eISBN:
9780190464417
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199328093.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

A variety of approaches to teaching general music influence music teaching and learning and inform the instructional practice of music educators. Although these approaches are valuable, problems ... More

Teaching StravinskyNadia Boulanger and the Consecration of a Modernist Icon

Teaching Stravinsky: Nadia Boulanger and the Consecration of a Modernist Icon

Kimberly A. Francis

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199373697
eISBN:
9780199373727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199373697.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

It was her love of music—especially Stravinsky’s music—that drew them together. This book tells the story of the ever-changing nature of Boulanger and Stravinsky’s relationship from Boulanger’s ... More

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