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Product Description: Studying improvised music is always a challenge, due to its volatility and unpredictability. But what about studying musical improvisation from before the age of sound recordings? In this book, three experts give their view on aspects of musical improvisation in the late medieval, renaissance, and early baroque periods...read more

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9789058679970 | Leuven Univ Pr, January 26, 2015, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Studying improvised music is always a challenge, due to its volatility and unpredictability.

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Product Description: Throughout the Renaissance, composers often expressed themselves in a language of riddles and puzzles, which they embedded within the music and lyrics of their compositions. This is the first book on the theory, practice and cultural context of musical riddles during the period...read more

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9781107082298 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2015, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Throughout the Renaissance, composers often expressed themselves in a language of riddles and puzzles, which they embedded within the music and lyrics of their compositions.

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Product Description: As a distinguished scholar of Renaissance music, James Haar has had an abiding influence on how musicology is undertaken, owing in great measure to a substantial body of articles published over the past three decades. Collected here for the first time are representative pieces from those years, covering diverse themes of continuing interest to him and his readers: music in Renaissance culture, problems of theory as well as the Italian madrigal in the sixteenth century, the figures of Antonfrancesco Doni and Giovanthomaso Cimello, and the nineteenth century's views of early music...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780691028743 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: As a distinguished scholar of Renaissance music, James Haar has had an abiding influence on how musicology is undertaken, owing in great measure to a substantial body of articles published over the past three decades.

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Product Description: Peter Philips (c.1560-1628) was an English organist, composer, priest and spy. He was embroiled in multifarious intersecting musical, social, religious and political networks linking him with some of the key international players in these spheres...read more
By Rachelle Taylor (editor)

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9781472411983, titled "Networks of Music and Culture in the Late Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries: A Collection of Essays in Celebration of Peter Philips’s 450th Anniversary" | Ashgate Pub Co, December 28, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Peter Philips (c.

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Product Description: What does it mean to author a piece of music? What transforms the performance scripts written down by musicians into authored books? In this fascinating cultural history of Western music’s adaptation to print, Kate van Orden looks at how musical authorship first developed through the medium of printing...read more

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9780520276505 | Univ of California Pr, October 19, 2013, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: What does it mean to author a piece of music?

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Product Description: Secular music of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries encompasses an extraordinarily wide range of works and practices: courtly love songs, music for civic festivities, instrumental music, entertainments provided by minstrels, the unwritten traditions of solo singing, and much else...read more
By Sean Gallagher (editor)

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9780754629467 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 28, 2013, cover price $400.00 | About this edition: Secular music of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries encompasses an extraordinarily wide range of works and practices: courtly love songs, music for civic festivities, instrumental music, entertainments provided by minstrels, the unwritten traditions of solo singing, and much else.

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Product Description: Looks at the history and evolution of music and musical instruments during the Renaissance, and profiles such composers as Heinrich Issac, Binchois, Orlando di Lasso, and John Bull.
By Kathleen Kuiper (editor)

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9781615308781 | Britannica Educational Pub, December 15, 2012, cover price $38.75 | About this edition: Looks at the history and evolution of music and musical instruments during the Renaissance, and profiles such composers as Heinrich Issac, Binchois, Orlando di Lasso, and John Bull.

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Product Description: Renaissance music in its cultural, social, and intellectual contexts. Richard Freedman's Music in the Renaissance shows how music and other forms of expression were adapted to changing tastes and ideals in Renaissance courts and churches...read more

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9780393929164 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 23, 2012, cover price $50.10 | About this edition: Renaissance music in its cultural, social, and intellectual contexts.

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Product Description: This volume unites a collection of articles which illustrate brilliantly the complexity of European cultural history in the Renaissance. On the one hand, scholars of this period were inspired by classical narratives on the sublime effects of music and, on the other hand, were affected by the profound religious upheavals which destroyed the unity of Western Christianity and, in so doing, opened up new avenues in the world of music...read more

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9780754629283 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 1, 2011, cover price $400.00 | About this edition: This volume unites a collection of articles which illustrate brilliantly the complexity of European cultural history in the Renaissance.

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Product Description: The presentation of Charles V as universal monarch, defender of the faith, magnanimous peacemaker, and reborn Roman Emperor became the mission of artists, poets, and chroniclers, who shaped contemporary perceptions of him and engaged in his political promotion...read more

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9781843836995 | Boydell Pr, March 15, 2012, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The presentation of Charles V as universal monarch, defender of the faith, magnanimous peacemaker, and reborn Roman Emperor became the mission of artists, poets, and chroniclers, who shaped contemporary perceptions of him and engaged in his political promotion.

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Product Description: Carly always played with her big sister, Sandy. They played dragons adn knights. They played explorers and pirates. They played mountain climbers and astronauts. Then Lily Jean moved in next door. Carly and Sandy are happy to have a new friend join their games...read more

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9780198164500, titled "Ars Nova and the Renaissance, 1300-1540" | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1964, cover price $95.00 | also contains Ars Nova and the Renaissance, 1300-1540, You're Mean, Lily Jean!

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9780807594766 | Albert Whitman & Co, March 1, 2011, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Carly always played with her big sister, Sandy.

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Product Description: The universally acclaimed and award-winning Oxford History of Western Music is the eminent musicologist Richard Taruskin's provocative, erudite telling of the story of Western music from its earliest days to the present. Each book in this superlative five-volume set illuminates-through a representative sampling of masterworks- the themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to a significant period in the history of Western music...read more

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9780199842148 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 1, 2011, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The universally acclaimed and award-winning Oxford History of Western Music is the eminent musicologist Richard Taruskin's provocative, erudite telling of the story of Western music from its earliest days to the present.

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By Kady MacDonald Denton (illustrator)

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9780198164500, titled "Ars Nova and the Renaissance, 1300-1540" | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1964, cover price $95.00 | also contains Ars Nova and the Renaissance, 1300-1540, You're Mean, Lily Jean!

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Product Description: Modern Pharmaceutical Industry: A Primer comprehensively explains the broad range of divisions in the complex pharmaceutical industry. Experts actively involved in each component discuss their own contribution to a pharmaceutical company's work and success...read more
By Thomas M. Jacobsen (editor) and Albert I. Wertheimer (editor)

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9780763766368 | 1 edition (Jones & Bartlett Pub, June 5, 2009), cover price $160.95 | About this edition: Modern Pharmaceutical Industry: A Primer comprehensively explains the broad range of divisions in the complex pharmaceutical industry.

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9780137734177, titled "The Renaissance: From the 1470s to the End of the 16th Century" | Prentice Hall, December 1, 1989, cover price $32.20 | also contains MODERN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY: A Primer, The Renaissance: From the 1470s to the End of the 16th Century | About this edition: From the series examining the development of music in specific places during particular times, this book looks at European countries at the time of the Renaissance, concentrating on Italy.

Product Description: An in-depth look at the industry from experts in the field Many people think the pharmaceutical industry simply comes up with new medicines, tests them, and then sells them. Modern Pharmaceutical Industry: A Primer comprehensively explains the broad range of various divisions in this complex industry...read more

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9780789034212 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 30, 2008, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: An in-depth look at the industry from experts in the field Many people think the pharmaceutical industry simply comes up with new medicines, tests them, and then sells them.

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9780789034229 | CRC Pr I Llc, January 30, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: An in-depth look at the industry from experts in the field Many people think the pharmaceutical industry simply comes up with new medicines, tests them, and then sells them.
9780137734177, titled "The Renaissance: From the 1470s to the End of the 16th Century" | Prentice Hall, December 1, 1989, cover price $32.20 | also contains Modern Pharmaceutical Industry: A Primer, The Renaissance: From the 1470s to the End of the 16th Century | About this edition: From the series examining the development of music in specific places during particular times, this book looks at European countries at the time of the Renaissance, concentrating on Italy.

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Product Description: •Crack open every Mumbo Crate to stock your garage with free vehicle parts!•Build awesome cars, planes, and helicopters with our full guide to Mumbo's Motors.•Full-color maps of every world show all challenge locations and unlockable parts!•Find every single hidden Jiggy in Showdown Town with our secret tips...read more
By Catherine Browne and Prima Games (corporate author)

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9780761560043 | Prima Games, November 10, 2008, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: •Crack open every Mumbo Crate to stock your garage with free vehicle parts!
9780136084976, titled "Music in the Renaissance" | Prentice Hall, June 1, 1976, cover price $41.00 | also contains Music in the Renaissance

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Product Description: This book deals with music from the later sixteenth century, the period on which Ignace Bossuyt, a professor at the Musicology Department of the University of Leuven who retured in 2007 and an internationally recognized leader in the field of later-sixteenth-century music, focused his research...read more
By Pieter Berge (editor)

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9789058676504 | Leuven Univ Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: This book deals with music from the later sixteenth century, the period on which Ignace Bossuyt, a professor at the Musicology Department of the University of Leuven who retured in 2007 and an internationally recognized leader in the field of later-sixteenth-century music, focused his research.

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Product Description: This interdisciplinary collection examines musical culture in the towns and cities of Renaissance Europe and the New World. Although musicologists have already investigated such topics, lack of familiarity with (urban) historical methodologies has often resulted in failure to explore fully the ways in which the urban environment had an impact on musical activity of all kinds...read more
By Fiona Kisby (editor)

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9780521661713 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $83.99 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary collection examines musical culture in the towns and cities of Renaissance Europe and the New World.

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9780521024860 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2006), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary collection examines musical culture in the towns and cities of Renaissance Europe and the New World.

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Product Description: Music permeates Shakespeare's plays. This comprehensive study explores the variety of its theatrical functions, situating them in the context of the Early Modern period's understanding of music.From the trumpet calls which animate the battle scenes of the histories and tragedies to the songs which inflect the moods of the comedies and romances, Shakespeare experiments throughout his career with music's potential to contribute to the effect of his dramas...read more

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9781904271710 | Bloomsbury Arden, December 30, 2005, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Music permeates Shakespeare's plays.

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9781903436189 | Bloomsbury Arden, December 5, 2005, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: This unique and comprehensive study examines how music affects Shakespeare's plays and addresses the ways in which contemporary audiences responded to it.

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Product Description: Ambitious, versatile, and extraordinarily talented, Tielman Susato carved out a distinguished place for himself in the Renaissance cultural scene. He began his professional life as a trombonist in the Antwerp civic band. This was one of the outstanding ensembles of the day, but he soon expanded his range of activity as a musical scribe, preparing manuscript collections for an avid market that developed in the rapidly growing Flemish urban centers...read more
By Keith Polk (editor)

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9781576471067 | Pendragon Pr, May 30, 2005, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Ambitious, versatile, and extraordinarily talented, Tielman Susato carved out a distinguished place for himself in the Renaissance cultural scene.

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Product Description: The greatest Renaissance creator of liturgical music, the revered sixteenth-century composer known as Palestrina wrote works that served for centuries as models of counterpoint. Until The Style of Palestrina and the Dissonance, theoreticians seldom closely analyzed the composer’s work to discover its fundamental elements, including the handling of rhythm, line, and harmony...read more

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9780781296472, titled "Style of Palestrina and the Dissonance" | Reprint Services Corp, June 1, 1995, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: The greatest Renaissance creator of liturgical music, the revered sixteenth-century composer known as Palestrina wrote works that served for centuries as models of counterpoint.

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9780486442686 | Dover Pubns, March 24, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The greatest Renaissance creator of liturgical music, the revered sixteenth-century composer known as Palestrina wrote works that served for centuries as models of counterpoint.

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Product Description: This annotated chronology of western music is the third in a series of outlines on the history of music in western civilization. It contains a 120-page annotated bibliography, followed by a detailed, documented outline that is divided into ten chapters...read more

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9780313292484 | Praeger Pub Text, October 30, 2004, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This annotated chronology of western music is the third in a series of outlines on the history of music in western civilization.

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Product Description: The Renaissance was not a spontaneous cultural explosion, but rather an evolution and cross-fertilization of artistic, philosophical, and scientific principles. This reference presents and examines the rich and varied world of music in Renaissance Europe...read more

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9780313322631 | Greenwood Pub Group, November 30, 2003, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: The Renaissance was not a spontaneous cultural explosion, but rather an evolution and cross-fertilization of artistic, philosophical, and scientific principles.

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