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Product Description: Regarded by his contemporaries as the leading madrigal composer of his time, Luca Marenzio was an important figure in sixteenth-century Italian music, and also highly esteemed in England, Flanders and Poland. This English translation of Marco Bizzarini's study of the life and work of Marenzio provides valuable insights into the composer's influence and place in history, and features an extensive, up-to-date bibliography and the first published list of archival sources containing references to Marenzio...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780754605164 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, August 1, 2003, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Regarded by his contemporaries as the leading madrigal composer of his time, Luca Marenzio was an important figure in sixteenth-century Italian music, and also highly esteemed in England, Flanders and Poland.

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Product Description: Bonnie J. Blackburn's analysis and exploration of music just prior to the Baroque period offers insights into a range of musicians, composers, critics and patrons of the arts in 15th- and 16th-century Europe. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780860788317 | Variorum, July 1, 2000, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Bonnie J.

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Grounded firmly in political, religious, social, and cultural history, a history of Renaissance music provides an in-depth exploration of the musical styles and genres that mark this humanistic era of artistic and scientific revolution. (view table of contents)

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9780393046083 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1999, cover price $104.40 | About this edition: A history of renaissance music provides an in-depth exploration of the musical styles and genres that mark this humanistic era of artistic and scientific revolution

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Product Description: A history of Renaissance music focused on the music itself and the social and institutional contexts that shaped musical genres and performance.   This book provides a complete overview of music in the 15th and 16th Centuries.  It explains the most significant features of the music and the distinguishing characteristics of Renaissance composers (in Europe and the New World)...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780134000459 | 2 sub edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1999), cover price $130.60 | About this edition: A history of Renaissance music focused on the music itself and the social and institutional contexts that shaped musical genres and performance.

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Product Description: How did Renaissance composers write their music? In this revolutionary look at a subject that has fascinated scholars for years, musicologist Jessie Ann Owens offers new and striking evidence that contrary to accepted theory, sixteenth-century composers did not use scores to compose--even to write complex vocal polyphony...read more

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9780195095777 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 3, 1997, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: How did Renaissance composers write their music?

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9780195129045 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 19, 1998), cover price $67.00 | About this edition: How did Renaissance composers write their music?

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9780198025573 | Ebrary, November 11, 1998, cover price $47.25

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Product Description: A study of English musicians' part in the growth of Britain's overseas interests, from the accession of Elizabeth I to the end of the 17th century. Sections focus on the musical community of the long-distance sailing ship, the work of musicians in overseas enterprise in the New World and in the Eas...read more

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9780945193593 | Pendragon Pr, April 1, 1995, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A study of English musicians' part in the growth of Britain's overseas interests, from the accession of Elizabeth I to the end of the 17th century.

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By Curtis Price (editor)

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9780132238359 | Prentice Hall, March 1, 1994, cover price $49.33

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9780132237932 | Prentice Hall, November 1, 1993, cover price $32.20

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Product Description: With contributions from a range of internationally known early music scholars and performers, Tess Knighton and David Fallows provide a lively new survey of music and culture in Europe from the beginning of the Christian era to 1600...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Fallows (editor) and Tess Knighton (editor)

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9780028712215 | Gale / Cengage Learning, October 1, 1992, cover price $50.00 | also contains Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch | About this edition: The years since the early music revival gathered momentum in the 1960s and 70s have witnessed many new developments in the field of pre-Baroque music: some revelatory recordings and concert performances have opened our ears to a new range of possible sound worlds for music of this period, and scholars have made discoveries that in many ways challenge the accepted views about this until recently neglected end of the repertory.

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9780520210813 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, March 1, 1998), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: With contributions from a range of internationally known early music scholars and performers, Tess Knighton and David Fallows provide a lively new survey of music and culture in Europe from the beginning of the Christian era to 1600.
9780198165408 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: The years since the early music revival gathered momentum in the 1960s and 70s have witnessed many new developments in the field of pre-Baroque music: some revelatory recordings and concert performances have opened our ears to a new range of possible sound worlds for music of this period, and scholars have made discoveries that in many ways challenge the accepted views about this until recently neglected end of the repertory.

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Product Description: The years since the early music revival gathered momentum in the 1960s and 70s have witnessed many new developments in the field of pre-Baroque music: some revelatory recordings and concert performances have opened our ears to a new range of possible sound worlds for music of this period, and scholars have made discoveries that in many ways challenge the accepted views about this until recently neglected end of the repertory...read more

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9780028712215, titled "Companion to Medieval and Renaissance Music" | Gale / Cengage Learning, October 1, 1992, cover price $50.00 | also contains Companion to Medieval and Renaissance Music | About this edition: The years since the early music revival gathered momentum in the 1960s and 70s have witnessed many new developments in the field of pre-Baroque music: some revelatory recordings and concert performances have opened our ears to a new range of possible sound worlds for music of this period, and scholars have made discoveries that in many ways challenge the accepted views about this until recently neglected end of the repertory.
9780803703537 | Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1987, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Looking for some diversion, a bored rancher drives to the town of Sleepy Gulch little knowing that some amazing things are happening to his wife and ranch during his absence.

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9780140545647, titled "Meanwhile Back at the Ranch" | Reissue edition (Puffin, September 1, 1992), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Looking for some diversion, a bored rancher drives to the town of Sleepy Gulch little knowing that some amazing things are happening to his wife and ranch during his absence

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9780803703544 | Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1987, cover price $13.89 | About this edition: Looking for some diversion, a bored rancher drives to the town of Sleepy Gulch little knowing that some amazing things are happening to his wife and ranch during his absence.

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Product Description: 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. It is to be published in conjunction with a television series.
By Iain Fenlon (editor)

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9780333526521 | Palgrave Macmillan, February 15, 1990, cover price $49.99 | 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.
9780137734177 | Prentice Hall, December 1, 1989, cover price $32.20 | also contains MODERN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY: A Primer, Modern Pharmaceutical Industry: A Primer

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Product Description: The writings gathered here finally make available in one place Lowinsky's major essays—including four previously unpublished ones—in two volumes that are lavishly provided with musical examples and illustrations."Professor Lowinsky's method is the only kind of 'writing about music' that I value...read more

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9780226494784 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $497.00 | About this edition: The writings gathered here finally make available in one place Lowinsky's major essays—including four previously unpublished ones—in two volumes that are lavishly provided with musical examples and illustrations.

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9780559094798 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $30.99
9780559094958 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $26.99
9780404046521 | Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1989, cover price $22.00
9780306709081 | New edition (Da Capo Pr, June 1, 1965), cover price $43.50

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9781153687034 | General Books, March 4, 2010, cover price $18.07
9780559094811 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $21.99
9780559094903 | Bibliolife, April 30, 2009, cover price $16.99

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Describes the lives and examines the musical careers of five influential European composers during the period of the Renaissance
By Gustave Reese (editor)

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9780393016895 | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 1984, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Describes the lives and examines the musical careers of five influential European composers during the period of the Renaissance

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Product Description: These two essays were written by Professor Blume for the monumental encyclopedia of which he was the editor, Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart. In the first study he examines the concept of the term 'Renaissance, ' summing up the views of art historians and others; the Renaissance attitude toward music: the treatment of the Renaissance as a period in music history: the various national styles and the types of composition in that period (this section constitutes about half of the essay); and finally the accomplishments of the Renaissance in music...read more

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9780393097108 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1967, cover price $25.80 | About this edition: These two essays were written by Professor Blume for the monumental encyclopedia of which he was the editor, Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart.

A study of fifteenth-century music, examines the development of choral polyphony, dance music, and compositions for the Mass

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9780393002416 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1964, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A study of fifteenth-century music, examines the development of choral polyphony, dance music, and compositions for the Mass

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9780193217003 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 31, 1968, cover price $26.95

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A complete analysis of the development of music during the Renaissance including a discussion of the contributions made by each country

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9780393095302 | Revised edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 1959), cover price $82.25 | About this edition: A complete analysis of the development of music during the Renaissance including a discussion of the contributions made by each country

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