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The Listener"s History of Music

Percy Alfred Scholes

The Listener"s History of Music

by Percy Alfred Scholes

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Published by Library Reprints .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10540885M
    ISBN 100722256655
    ISBN 109780722256657

    The New Zealand Listener is the nation’s bestselling current affairs magazine, covering the political, cultural and literary life of the country. Ted Gioia's History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic--acclaimed by jazz critics and fans around the world. Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up-to-date, drawing on the latest research and revisiting virtually every aspect of the music, past and present. Gioia tells theFile Size: KB.

    The Harvard Dictionary of Music (Harvard University Press Reference Library): Don Michael Randel: : Books > "This treasure trove includes entries on all the styles and forms in Western music; comprehensive articles on the.   The poet Walter de la Mare in his poem 'The Listeners' speaks about a traveller on horseback, who had visited an empty house in a forest, on a moonlit knocked on the door hoping against hope to get an expected his utter dismay, the only listeners were a host of message that he attempted to pass over to the person in the house, was only Reviews:

    Total Access gives students premium streaming recordings of all works in the Norton Anthology of Western Music, an ebook, video excerpts from the Metropolitan Opera, and a suite of tools for study and assessment—all included at no extra cost with the purchase of a new print book or W. W. Norton Ebook. With CDs also came portable CD players, CD-ROM drives, writable CDs and the bit/kHz benchmark for audio formats, which all had their own effect on how we listen to music. CDs also brought together the best of every format that came before it: High .


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Meet the international superstars that created Pop Music. History of Music: From Prehistoric Sounds to Classical Music, Jazz, Rock Music, POP Music and Electronic Music is a quick dip into our relationship with sound and movement through time. You'll learn how music and songs grew from humble beginnings into an art that enriches, entertains, and relaxes us/5(39).

The Listeners is about slavery which is a very touchy subject, but the good thing is this book does not have the scary parts of slavery to where children would be disturbed.

Around 8 years old would be a good age to read this historical fiction book/5. Agreat woman pioneer pianist and music educator for professionals and laymen, Olga Samarov Stokowsky has provided a rigorous introduction to intelligent and satisfying music listening.5/5(1).

The listener's history of music; a book for any concert-goer, gramophonist or radio listener, providing also a course of study for adult classes in the appreciation of music.

Author: Percy A Scholes: Publisher: London, New York, Oxford University Press [] Edition/Format. The listener's history of music; a book for any concert-goer, pianolist or gramophonist, or radio listener. Get this from a library.

The listener's history of music; a book for any concert-goer, pianolist, gramophonist, or radio listener, providing also a course of study for adult classes in the appreciation of music.

[Percy A Scholes]. The Listeners. Hypnotic and profoundly disquieting, The Listeners explores a far-out world where a patchwork of memory, sensation, and imagination maps the flickering presence of ghosts. This is the story of a woman whose life is shaped by tragedy/5.

Claude V. Palisca, late professor of music at Yale University, began his collaboration on A History of Western Music with the Third Edition. Among his many publications are a history of Baroque music and a collection of scholarly essays on Italian Renaissance music/5(48).

Music Theory From keys and scales to rhythm and melody, an essential primer on the basics of music theory (Adams ). The Listeners. By Walter de La Mare.

Walter de la Mare is considered one of modern literature's chief exemplars of the romantic imagination. His complete works form a sustained treatment of romantic themes: dreams, death, rare states of mind and emotion, fantasy worlds of childhood, and the pursuit of the transcendent.

The Listeners is a science fiction novel by American author James centers on the search for interstellar communication and the effect that receipt of a message has. Although the search and the message are the unifying background of the novel, the chapters explore the personal effect of these events have on the lives of the : James E.

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Ella May lives on a plantation but she doesn't live in the great house. She is a slave. It's dark in the morning when Ella May heads to the fields to pick cotton.

And it's sunset when she comes home. But her day isn't done, not yet. Ella May still has important work to do. She's got to listen. Each night Ella May and her friends secretly listen outside the windows of their master's house/5(2). Get this from a library. The listener's history of music; a book for any concert-goer, pianolist or gramophonist; providing also a course of study for adult classes in the appreciation of music.

“The Listeners” is a single-stanza poem of thirty-six lines, rhyming title suggests the focus of the poem: It is not on the poem’s human traveler, but on the phantom listeners who.

Percy Alfred Scholes has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings. Percy Alfred Scholes’s most popular book is The Oxford Companion to Music. Listener's History of Music by.

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Let’s Go (So We Can Get Back) by Jeff Tweedy The singer, guitarist, and songwriter—best known for his work with Wilco—opens up about his past. Books have always been a medium I can relate to, so I knew that’s where I wanted to look first.

But reading a traditional history book (a work of nonfiction, not a textbook) felt flat and dry. Deciding to make one last effort, I tried history audiobooks. This. 'the listeners' by walter de la mare is a great poem which has symbolic significance.a close and sincere study of the poem produces new revealations all the time.a travellar comes to a deserted.

Listener’s Encyclopedia of Classical Musiccomes with a music library containing well over 75 hours of sound files available to all readers of this book.

The time was ripe for this. In a little more than 15 years, Naxos has grown from a budget start-up with a handful of titles into the largest classical label in the world, with a catalog of Author: Ted Libbey.

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Corderman and Maurice Painchaud, as well as learning about the modern day McIntosh with current president, Charlie Randall.Prehistoric music, once more commonly called primitive music, is the name given to all music produced in preliterate cultures (), beginning somewhere in very late geological toric music is followed by ancient music in most of Europe ( BC) and later music in subsequent European-influenced areas, but still exists in isolated areas.Popular music is thus a vital primary source in the classroom, able to evoke a bygone era or provide a starting point for us to present the historical context in which events occurred.

In this issue of History Now, leading scholars of history and music take us through our recent past, moving through the decades from the s to the present day.