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  1. Twentieth-Century Organ Music

    Edited by Christopher S. Anderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Musical Genres

    This volume explores twentieth-century organ music through in-depth studies of the principal centers of composition, the most significant composers and their works, and the evolving role of the instrument and its music. The twentieth-century was a time of unprecedented change for organ music, not...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Keyboard Skills for Music Educators: Score Reading

    By Shellie Gregorich, Benjamin Moritz

    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. Score reading can be a daunting prospect for even the most accomplished pianist, but it is a skill required of all choral and instrumental...

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  3. North American Fiddle Music

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Drew Beisswenger

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    North American Fiddle Music: A Research and Information Guide is the first large-scale annotated bibliography and research guide on the fiddle traditions of the United States and Canada. These countries, both of which have large immigrant populations as well as Native populations, have maintained...

    Published April 25th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Teaching of Instrumental Music

    4th Edition

    By Richard Colwell, Michael Hewitt

    This book introduces music education majors to basic instrumental pedagogy for the instruments and ensembles most commonly found in the elementary and secondary curricula. This text focuses on the core competencies required for teacher certification in instrumental music. The first section of the...

    Published January 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  5. Musical Gestures

    Sound, Movement, and Meaning

    Edited by Rolf Inge Godøy, Marc Leman

    We experience and understand the world, including music, through body movement–when we hear something, we are able to make sense of it by relating it to our body movements, or form an image in our minds of body movements. Musical Gestures is a collection of essays that explore the relationship...

    Published December 18th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Piano Pedagogy

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Gilles Comeau

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    Piano Pedagogy: A Research and Information Guide provides a detailed outline of resources available for research and/or training in piano pedagogy. Like its companion volumes in the Routledge Music Bibliographies series, it serves beginning and advanced students and scholars as a basic guide to...

    Published June 18th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Interpreting Mozart

    The Performance of His Piano Pieces and Other Compositions, 2nd Edition

    By Eva Badura-Skoda, Paul Badura-Skoda

    Originally published in German as Interpreting Mozart on the Keyboard in 1957, this definitive work on the performance of Mozart's works has greatly influenced students and scholars of keyboard literature and of Mozart. Now, in a completely updated and revised edition, this book includes the last...

    Published May 19th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Teaching Woodwinds

    By Harold Gene Griswold

    For one semester/quarter courses in woodwind methods. Teaching Woodwinds has draws on the authors thirty-five years of experience teaching woodwinds to students. Organized by specific teach topics from the fundamentals of hand and finger position to articulation and intonation. Drawing on a classic...

    Published October 8th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles

    By Larry Sandberg

    Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an introduction to fingerstyle acoustic blues guitar, the style made popular by Robert Johnson, Bill Broonzy, and Mance Lipscomb. Following the success of the popular Acoustic Guitar Styles, Larry Sandberg’s Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an instructional book...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  10. The Percussionists' Guide to Injury Treatment and Prevention

    The Answer Guide to Drummers in Pain

    By Dr. Darin "Dutch" Workman

    Pain and injury are near constant companions for professional musicians. Aching hands, painful joint swelling, back problems, among other ailments were all thought to be part of the price musicians had to pay to be performers. However, thanks to an increasing awareness of both the kinesiology and...

    Published June 2nd 2006 by Routledge