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Absolute Music, Mechanical Reproduction

Absolute Music, Mechanical Reproduction

Arved Ashby

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520264793
eISBN:
9780520945692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264793.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Recordings are now the primary way we hear classical music, especially the more abstract styles of “absolute” instrumental music. This book argues that recording technology has transformed our ... More

The Art of Re-enchantmentMaking Early Music in the Modern Age

The Art of Re-enchantment: Making Early Music in the Modern Age

Nick Wilson

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199939930
eISBN:
9780199369775
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199939930.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, History, Western

This book tells the remarkable and inspiring story of the British early music movement (Early Music). Since the late-1960s this quietly influential cultural phenomenon has completely transformed the ... More

Artistic CitizenshipArtistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis

Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis

David Elliott, Marissa Silverman, and Wayne Bowman

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199393749
eISBN:
9780199393770
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199393749.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis examines the many ways that artists (amateur and professional), community artist-facilitators, educators, and scholars in ... More

Before the SingingStructuring Children's Choirs for Success

Before the Singing: Structuring Children's Choirs for Success

Barbara Tagg

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199920686
eISBN:
9780190268350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199920686.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

All children must have an opportunity to share the joy of choral music participation—whether in school, church, or community choirs. What happens before the singing begins is critical to supporting, ... More

Beyond the ScoreMusic as Performance

Beyond the Score: Music as Performance

Nicholas Cook

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199357406
eISBN:
9780199357420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199357406.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, Performing Practice/Studies

It is as performance that music is loved, understood, and consumed, yet musicologists have traditionally treated it as a kind of text. They have seen meaning as written into the music, implying that ... More

Composing our FuturePreparing Music Educators to Teach Composition

Composing our Future: Preparing Music Educators to Teach Composition

Michele Kaschub and Janice Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199832286
eISBN:
9780199979806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832286.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Psychology of Music

This book addresses the needs of teacher-educators seeking to include composition pedagogy in music education curricula. Though several decades of scholarship have examined the processes and products ... More

Discoveries from the FortepianoA Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers

Discoveries from the Fortepiano: A Manual for Beginners and Seasoned Performers

Donna Louise Gunn

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780199396634
eISBN:
9780199396672
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199396634.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The strong desire for knowledge and musical honesty sends musicians to the fortepiano—looking back to impact how to move forward. This book uncovers and examines eighteenth-century philosophical ... More

Experience and Meaning in Music Performance

Experience and Meaning in Music Performance

Martin Clayton, Byron Dueck, and Laura Leante (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199811328
eISBN:
9780199369539
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199811328.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Experience and meaning in music performance is a multi-authored work that both draws on and contributes to current debates in a wide range of disciplines, including ethnomusicology, musicology, ... More

Including EveryoneCreating Music Classrooms Where All Children Learn

Including Everyone: Creating Music Classrooms Where All Children Learn

Judith A. Jellison

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199358762
eISBN:
9780199358809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199358762.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Psychology of Music

This book is not so much about how to teach as it is about how to think as a teacher confronting a variety of learning challenges. The challenge for music education, for music teachers, is to create ... More

J. S. Bach at His Royal InstrumentEssays on His Organ Works

J. S. Bach at His Royal Instrument: Essays on His Organ Works

Russell Stinson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199917235
eISBN:
9780199980321
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917235.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, History, Western

This book is an investigation into Johann Sebastian Bach’s compositions for the organ. It provides numerous new perspectives on the stylistic orientation and historical context of these masterpieces. ... More

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