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Articles, News, Promotions and Updates from Routledge and the Taylor & Francis Group.

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  1. Kathryn Kalinak, Author of the Month, November 2011

    Kathryn Kalinak is Professor of English and Film Studies at Rhode Island College. She is the author of Settling the Score: Music in the Classical Hollywood Film (1992), How the West Was Sung: Music in the Westerns of John Ford (2007), and Film Music: A Very Short Introduction (2010). In 2011, she was named the Margaret Tucker Thorp Professor at Rhode Island College.

  2. Just published: Keyboard Skills for Music Educators

    Keyboard Skills for Music Educators: Score Reading is the first textbook equip future educators with the ability to play from an open score at the keyboard. Contact your Routledge Rep at for more information.

  3. Review: Oh Boy! Masculinities and Popular Music

    "... Jarman-Ivens’ collection contains a series of thoughtful, well-written articles that investigate masculine identity construction in a number of different popular music genres. ... This anthology is a must for any scholar’s library that focuses on the cultural production and social positioning of masculinity in contemporary society, standing as a benchmark collection exploring masculinities in their variety of expression in the world of popular music." --Meryl Krieger, Journal of Folklore Research

  4. Excellent review of Fundamentals for the Aspiring Musician

    "Clearly written and well-organized, Fundamentals for the Aspiring Musician is the best interactive text I have yet encountered. From the ease of loading the product to the clear suggestions for use, the authors have obviously taken great care to design a product that is pedagogically excellent and technologically efficient. ... This product works extremely well and provides the instant response today's students expect when they work with electronic products."
    Julie Dunbar, Professor of Music, Edgewood College  

  5. Just published! Music Technology and the Project Studio

    Music Technology and the Project Studio: Synthesis and Sampling provides clear explanations of synthesis and sampling techniques and how to use them effectively and creatively. This is an ideal follow-up to the author’s An Introduction to Music Technology, although each book can be used independently. Request your complimentary exam copy.

  6. Just published!

    William Alwyn: A Research and Information Guide is a catalog, discography and annotated bibliography of the nearly 500 works of this twentieth-century British composer. It will be invaluable to twentieth-century British composer researchers and aficionados, music history courses, and film music courses. Recommend this title to your librarian today.

  7. Using Music to Enhance Student Learning

    Written for both current and future teachers with little or no previous experience in music, Using Music to Enhance Student Learning offers strategies that are not heavily dependent on musical skills. Request your complimentary exam copy.

  8. Roy Christopher reviews two Routledge Music titles

    Xenakis: His Life in Music and John Cage: Music, Philosophy, and Intention, 1933-1950 

  9. Review of Focus: Irish Traditional Music

    Irish Studies Review
    By Fintan Vallely
    Online publication date: 4 May 2011

  10. Author Nic Collins performing at Bent Festival 2011

    Save the date!
    Friday, June 24th 2011@ 8:00PM 

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