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The complete idiot's guide to music history

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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo 780.9 MIL (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781592577514 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1592577512
  • Physical Description: xx, 315 p. : ill., music ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Alpha, c2008.

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Includes index.
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Western classical music. From the begining : ancient music ; Of monks and troubadours : the medieval period ; Masses, motets, and madrigals : the Renaissance period ; Ornate patterns : the Baroque period ; A lyrical revolution : the Classical period ; Classical music matures : the Romantic period ; The death traditional harmony : the twentieth century and beyond ; This led to that : the evolution of classical music -- American popular music. Setting the stage : American popular music pre-1900 ; From the bayou to Bourbon Street : blues and jazz ; Tin Pan Alley and beyond : the great American songbook ; Rock, rhythm, and rap : popular music from 1950 to today -- World music. The music of Asia and India ; The music of the Middle East ; The music of Africa ; The music of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Subject: Music > History and criticism.


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