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  1. Hermeneutics and Music Criticism

    By Roger W. H. Savage

    Hermeneutics and Music Criticism forges new perspectives on aesthetics, politics and contemporary interpretive strategies. By advancing new insights into the roles judgment and imagination play both in our experiences of music and its critical interpretation, this book reevaluates our current...

    Published July 27th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Vincenzo Bellini

    A Guide to Research, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Willier

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    This comprehensive bibliography and research guide details all the works currently available on Vincenzo Bellini, the Italian opera composer best known for his work Norma, which is still regularly performed today at Covent Garden and by regional opera companies. 2001, the bicentennial anniversary...

    Published July 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. Gaetano Donizetti

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By James P. Cassaro

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    Gaetano Donizetti: A Research and Information Guide offers an annotated reference guide to the life and works of this important Italian opera composer. The book opens with a complete chronology of Donizetti's life (1797-1848) and career, relating it to contemporary events. The balance of the book...

    Published June 17th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Film Music: A History

    By James Wierzbicki

    Film Music: A History explains the development of film music by considering large-scale aesthetic trends and structural developments alongside socioeconomic, technological, cultural, and philosophical circumstances. The book’s four large parts are given over to Music and the "Silent" Film (1894--...

    Published November 25th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Acting in Musical Theatre

    A Comprehensive Course

    By Joe Deer, Rocco Dal Vera

    Acting in Musical Theatre is the only complete course in approaching a role in a musical. It is the first to combine acting, singing and dancing into a comprehensive guide, combining what have previously been treated as three separate disciplines. This book contains fundamental skills for novice...

    Published May 8th 2008 by Routledge

  6. America's Songs

    The Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley

    By Philip Furia, Michael Lasser

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Opera Coaching

    By Alan Montgomery

    "Opera Coaching "is the first practical guide for pianists, singers, and opera producers to this important--and often neglected--career. The opera coach is a teacher who helps singers not only meet the physical and vocal demands of a score, but--like the dramatic coach--shapes their entire...

    Published March 20th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Nicolas Slonimsky: Writings on Music

    Music of the Modern Era

    By Nicolas Slonimsky

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 21st 2004 by Routledge

  9. Music, Power, and Politics

    Edited by Annie J. Randall

    Music, Power, and Politics presents sixteen different cultural perspectives on the concept of music as a site of socio-political struggle. Essays by scholars from around the world explore the means by which music's long-acknowledged potential to persuade, seduce, indoctrinate, rouse, incite, or...

    Published November 8th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Get Your Ass in the Water and Swim Like Me

    African-American Narrative Poetry from the Oral Tradition, Includes CD

    Edited by Bruce Jackson

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge