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Musicology: The Key Concepts

2nd Edition

By David Beard, Kenneth Gloag

Routledge – 2014 – 304 pages

Series: Routledge Key Guides

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Description

Now in an updated 2nd edition, Musicology: The Key Concepts is a handy A-Z reference guide to the terms and concepts associated with contemporary musicology. Drawing on critical theory with a focus on new musicology, this updated edition contains over 35 new entries including:

  • Autobiography
  • Music and Conflict
  • Deconstruction
  • Postcolonialism
  • Disability
  • Music after 9/11
  • Masculinity
  • Gay Musicology
  • Aesthetics
  • Ethnicity
  • Interpretation
  • Subjectivity

With all entries updated, and suggestions for further reading throughout, this text is an essential resource for all students of music, musicology, and wider performance related humanities disciplines.

Contents

Introduction A-Z Key Concepts Bibliography Index

Author Bio

David Beard is a Lecturer in Music at Cardiff University, UK.

Kenneth Gloag is Reader in Musicology at Cardiff University, UK.

Name: Musicology: The Key Concepts: 2nd Edition (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By David Beard, Kenneth Gloag. Now in an updated 2nd edition, Musicology: The Key Concepts is a handy A-Z reference guide to the terms and concepts associated with contemporary musicology. Drawing on critical theory with a focus on new musicology, this updated edition contains over 35...
Categories: Music, Theatre & Performance Studies, Ethnomusicology, Theory Of Music