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Product Description: “A remarkable new book . . . [Ratliff] goes leaping from Beethoven to Big Black, from Morton Feldman to Curtis Mayfield, identifying continuities while delighting in contrasts.” ---Alex Ross, The New YorkerWhat does it mean to listen in the digital era? Today, we can listen to nearly anything, at any time, from Detroit techno to jam bands to baroque opera...read more

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9781250117991 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, February 14, 2017), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “A remarkable new book .

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Product Description: "Elegant, thought-provoking, often outrageous but always stimulating, this book will fascinate those who know a lot about Brahms as well as those who know little." — Stephen Hough, pianist and composer.Hailed in his lifetime as Beethoven's successor and a powerful symbol of musical classicism, Johannes Brahms was nonetheless a controversial figure in a world infatuated with the bold new directions taken by Wagner and Liszt...read more

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9780486809380 | Dover Pubns, January 18, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Elegant, thought-provoking, often outrageous but always stimulating, this book will fascinate those who know a lot about Brahms as well as those who know little.
9781574671711 | Pap/com edition (Amadeus Pr, September 15, 2008), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: In this survey of Brahm's music, John Bell Young explores in depth the composer's private world of musical intimacies that infuriated Wagner, but inspired Schumann, Schoenberg, and millions of music lovers for generations to come.

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Product Description: "A well-written textbook by a learned musician practicing his craft. The analyses are clearly argued, and Wen projects a reassuring sense of authenticity in his approach to tonal music analysis. The book will be of interest to many musicians, especially those focused on Schenkerian theory and analysis...read more

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9780486806778 | Dover Pubns, December 14, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "A well-written textbook by a learned musician practicing his craft.

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Product Description: Around the middle of the eighteenth century, the leading figures of the French Enlightenment engaged in a philosophical debate about the nature of music. The principal participants-Rousseau, Diderot, and d'Alembert-were responding to the views of the composer-theorist Jean-Philippe Rameau, who was both a participant and increasingly a subject of controversy...read more

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9780199381029 | 2 reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Around the middle of the eighteenth century, the leading figures of the French Enlightenment engaged in a philosophical debate about the nature of music.

Product Description: This book explores the emerging area of microtonality through an examination of the tuning theories of Erv Wilson. Providing new insights into common practice harmony and scales found in different musical cultures of the world, it is the first publication to offer a broad discussion of this influential theorist whose innovations have far-reaching ramifications for microtonal tuning systems...read more

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9781138857568 | Routledge, October 28, 2016, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This book explores the emerging area of microtonality through an examination of the tuning theories of Erv Wilson.

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Product Description: Topics are musical signs developed and employed primarily during the long eighteenth century. Their significance relies on associations that are clearly recognizable to the listener with different genres, styles and types of music making...read more
By Danuta Mirka (editor)

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9780199841578 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 16, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Topics are musical signs that rely on associations with different genres, styles, and types of music making.

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9780190618803 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Topics are musical signs developed and employed primarily during the long eighteenth century.

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Product Description: In a delightfully self-conscious philosophical "mash-up," Randall Everett Allsup provides alternatives for the traditional master-apprentice teaching model that has characterized music education. By providing examples across the arts and humanities, Allsup promotes a vision of education that is open, changing, and adventurous at heart...read more

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9780253021328 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 15, 2016, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: In a delightfully self-conscious philosophical "mash-up," Randall Everett Allsup provides alternatives for the traditional master-apprentice teaching model that has characterized music education.

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9780253021427 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 15, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: In a delightfully self-conscious philosophical "mash-up," Randall Everett Allsup provides alternatives for the traditional master-apprentice teaching model that has characterized music education.

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Product Description: Many people find music theory a tough subject—but it doesn't have to be! The best-selling Idiot's Guides: Music Theory, Third Edition, is a concise and clear guide that teaches any budding musician (and even more experienced ones) how to read musical notation by navigating the basics of reading and composing music...read more

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9781465451675 | 3 edition (Alpha Books, July 12, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Many people find music theory a tough subject—but it doesn't have to be!

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Product Description: The best way to integrate music theory and aural skills just got better. Reorganized for ease of use, The Musician’s Guide to Aural Skills features chapters that correspond with The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis; within each chapter, activities are carefully sequenced for an ideal pedagogical progression...read more

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9780393264067 | 3 spi edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 16, 2016), cover price $105.10 | About this edition: The best way to integrate music theory and aural skills just got better.

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Product Description: The best way to integrate music theory and aural skills just got better. Reorganized for ease of use, The Musician’s Guide to Aural Skills features chapters that correspond with The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis; within each chapter, activities are carefully sequenced for an ideal pedagogical progression...read more

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9780393264050 | 3 spi edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 16, 2016), cover price $105.10 | About this edition: The best way to integrate music theory and aural skills just got better.

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Product Description: In the four centuries leading up to the death of Euripides, Greek singers, poets, and theorists delved deeply into auditory experience. They charted its capacity to develop topologies distinct from those of the other senses; contemplated its use as a communicator of information; calculated its power to express and cause extreme emotion...read more

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9780823269655 | Fordham Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In the four centuries leading up to the death of Euripides, Greek singers, poets, and theorists delved deeply into auditory experience.

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Product Description: The most comprehensive and integrated package for every music theory classroom.The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis is a complete package of theory and aural skills resources that covers every topic commonly taught in the undergraduate sequence...read more

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9780393263053 | 3 har/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2016), cover price $163.30 | About this edition: The most comprehensive and integrated package for every music theory classroom.
9780393930818 | 2 har/dvd edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 20, 2010), cover price $163.30 | About this edition: Emphasizing real music and music-making, The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis gives students the hands-on tools they need to learn how music works.
9780393976526 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 2004, cover price $95.85 | About this edition: The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis covers the essential principles of diatonic and chromatic tonal harmony, systematically developing skills in part-writing, figured-bass realization, melody harmonization, counterpoint, stylistic composition and arranging, and music analysis, including contemporary music.
9789990013368, titled "The Musicians Guide To Theory And Analysis" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2004, cover price $0.02

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9780393124118 | 2 pap/cdr/ edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 6, 2013), cover price $138.85 | About this edition: Emphasizing real music and music-making, The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis gives students the hands-on tools they need to learn how music works.
9780393931327 | 2 wkb stu edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 2010), cover price $62.50 | About this edition: The Workbook is newly formatted as double sided, self-contained worksheets.
9780393976533 | Workbook edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 30, 2004), cover price $34.10 | About this edition: This useful student resource provides the writing and analysis exercises students need to master the concepts in The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis.

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Product Description: The music theory text that students read and understand. Authors Burstein and Straus combine decades of teaching experience with concise prose, carefully curated musical examples, and a robust, skill-sharpening media program to illuminate the essential concepts of music theory.

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9780393264760 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2016, cover price $163.30 | About this edition: The music theory text that students read and understand.

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9780393264821 | Stu wkb edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 2016), cover price $62.50 | About this edition: The workbook includes hundreds of exercises―more than enough for any one course―allowing instructors the flexibility to construct assignments that meet their students’ needs.

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Product Description: This book is about how music "in a key" is composed. Further, it is about how such music was composed when it was no longer compulsory to do so, starting a few years before the First World War. In an eclectic journey through the history of compositional technique, Daniel Harrison contends that the tonal system did not simply die out with the dawn of twentieth century, but continued to supplement newer techniques as a compelling means of musical organization, even into current times...read more

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9780190244460 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This book is about how music "in a key" is composed.

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Product Description: The roots and evolution of two concepts usually thought to be Western in origin-musica mundana (the music of the spheres) and musica humana (music's relation to the human soul)-are explored. Beginning with a study of the early creeds of the Near East, Professor Meyer-Baer then traces their development in the works of Plato and the Gnostics, and in the art and literature of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance...read more

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9780691647807 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The roots and evolution of two concepts usually thought to be Western in origin-musica mundana (the music of the spheres) and musica humana (music's relation to the human soul)-are explored.
9780306762246 | Da Capo Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $63.50 | About this edition: The roots and evolution of two concepts usually thought to be Western in origin-musica mundana (the music of the spheres) and musica humana (music's relation to the human soul)-are explored.

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9780691621111 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 8, 2015, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: The roots and evolution of two concepts usually thought to be Western in origin-musica mundana (the music of the spheres) and musica humana (music's relation to the human soul)-are explored.

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Product Description: This book describes a colorful period in French social and cultural history, during which music and science combined to provide the intellectual and aesthetic spirit of the Age of Enlightenment with an enormous vitality. Investigating the place assigned to music in France's preeminent scientific institution, the Paris Academy, the author shows the role played by the scientific movement in the evolution of musical thought prior to the Revolution...read more

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9780691642284 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: This book describes a colorful period in French social and cultural history, during which music and science combined to provide the intellectual and aesthetic spirit of the Age of Enlightenment with an enormous vitality.
9780691091273 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book describes a colorful period in French social and cultural history, during which music and science combined to provide the intellectual and aesthetic spirit of the Age of Enlightenment with an enormous vitality.

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9780691614700 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book describes a colorful period in French social and cultural history, during which music and science combined to provide the intellectual and aesthetic spirit of the Age of Enlightenment with an enormous vitality.

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Product Description: In a comprehensive work with important implications for tuning theory and musicology, Easley Blackwood, a distinguished-composer, establishes a mathematical basis for the family of diatonic tunings generated by combinations of perfect fifths and octaves...read more

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9780691638935 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: In a comprehensive work with important implications for tuning theory and musicology, Easley Blackwood, a distinguished-composer, establishes a mathematical basis for the family of diatonic tunings generated by combinations of perfect fifths and octaves.
9780691091297 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1986, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In a comprehensive work with important implications for tuning theory and musicology, Easley Blackwood, a distinguished-composer, establishes a mathematical basis for the family of diatonic tunings generated by combinations of perfect fifths and octaves.

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9780691610887 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: In a comprehensive work with important implications for tuning theory and musicology, Easley Blackwood, a distinguished-composer, establishes a mathematical basis for the family of diatonic tunings generated by combinations of perfect fifths and octaves.

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Product Description: A Parisian drugstore owner (André Pogoriloffsky), a man in his early fifties, who is also a skilled amateur piano player, experiences a two year long mental trip to a parallel (Temporalist) world, as an avatar. He will soon find out that he was purposely "imported" there in order to be taught the basics of that culture’s music theory...read more

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9781530524327 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, April 21, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A Parisian drugstore owner (André Pogoriloffsky), a man in his early fifties, who is also a skilled amateur piano player, experiences a two year long mental trip to a parallel (Temporalist) world, as an avatar.

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Product Description: This course is intended for those who want to understand more about Music Theory. The book contains a lot of information and it is not likely you will understand everything in one go. At first it may seem simple, but the level goes up quite rapidly...read more

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9781530972050 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 15, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This course is intended for those who want to understand more about Music Theory.

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Product Description: Nobody doubts that music has a special, somewhat mysterious power. Less clear is how we can evaluate that power. What makes music good or bad? Are there objective criteria for such a distinction? What impact can or should music have on individuals and on society as a whole? What are the factors responsible for the effect of music? This book summarizes and discusses how authors of classical antiquity addressed these questions on musical «ethos» and how they can be approached from a modern-day perspective...read more

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9781433133787 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 30, 2016, cover price $116.95 | About this edition: Nobody doubts that music has a special, somewhat mysterious power.

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Product Description: Music Manuscript Book / Blank staff paper Ideal for students taking GCSE music or Grade 5 music theory exams. Includes a brief guide to music theory. Each page has 12 staves. 70 pages
By Blenham Press (corporate author)

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9781530803491 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 29, 2016, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Music Manuscript Book / Blank staff paper Ideal for students taking GCSE music or Grade 5 music theory exams.

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Product Description: This book proposes a new model for understanding the musical work, which includes interpretation -- both analysis- and performance-based -- as an integral component. Jeffrey Swinkin explores the important role that performance plays in the understanding of a work, as well as the performative nature of musical analysis itself (especially Schenkerian analysis), which he views as a mode of interpretation...read more

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9781580465267 | Univ of Rochester Pr, March 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This book proposes a new model for understanding the musical work, which includes interpretation -- both analysis- and performance-based -- as an integral component.

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Product Description: (General Music). The Peanuts Music Activity Book is a fun introduction to music through songs, games, puzzles and other music activities, including dozens of kids' favorites songs and Vince Guaraldi tunes. This book can be used by beginning pianists, keyboard players, guitarists, vocalists and other C-instrument players...read more
By Vince Guaraldi (composer)

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9781495050213 | Act edition (Hal Leonard Corp, December 1, 2015), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: (General Music).

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Product Description: Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method is a complete course that puts lessons in the context of popular styles and classic tunes. It introduces new topics at a progressive speed and uses both music notation and tablature (TAB). Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Theory 1 correlates with Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method 1 and helps beginners understand music theory in a practical way...read more

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9781470633660 | 2 edition (Alfred Pub Co, March 1, 2016), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method is a complete course that puts lessons in the context of popular styles and classic tunes.

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