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  1. November’s Series of the Month, Routledge Global Popular Music Series, now 20% off!

    The Routledge Global Popular Music Series provides popular music scholars, teachers, students, and musciologists with a well-informed and up-to-date introduction to different world popular music scenes.

    This month, all of the Routledge Global Popular Music Series is 20% off! Just use Discount Code SRK87 at checkout.   

  2. CHOICE Reviewed Titles from Routledge Music and Visual Arts

    The Routledge Music and Visual Arts list has developed a reputation for world-renowned scholarship and groundbreaking content. This is the opinion shared by many of the reviewers who look over our new texts on behalf of CHOICE Reviews, part of the American Library Association and the premier source for academic feedback. Please read on for the latest views from the academic community. 

    Nineteenth-Century Choral Music, edited by Donna M. Di Grazia is Essential!

    "Written by 25 eminent music scholars, the essays offer new, enlightening insights into a variety of topics relating to a century of choral literature…Supplemented with music examples and bibliographies, this is an important, distinguished contribution to the literature on choral music... Summing Up: Essential." - CHOICE, May 2013 

  3. New in Pop Music: Popular Music in a Digital Music Economy

    In Popular Music in a Digital Music Economy: Problems and Practices for an Emerging Service Industry, Tim Anderson explores how the music industry is changing from selling records as its primary purpose to a new paradigm in which artists must be entrepreneurial, audiences are end users, and record companies are investing in music brands, not simply records. Anderson’s book is a great guide for this new world. In his book, he draws on a wide range of examples from Moby and Lupe Fiasco to Amanda Palmer and Jonathan Coulton. 

    Read more from New Books in Pop Music!

  4. African American Music

    African American Music: An Introduction Second edition is a collection of seventeen essays surveying major African American musical genres, both sacred and secular, from slavery to the present. With contributions by leading scholars in the field, this work brings together research based on ethnographic fieldwork, which privileges the voices of the music-makers themselves, while interpreting their narratives through a richly textured mosaic of history and culture.  

    Order a complimentary copy today!

  5. Exciting new addition to Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    Routledge Studies in Popular Music is our home for cutting-edge, upper-level scholarly studies and edited collections covering Popular Music. Considering music performance, theory, and culture alongside topics such as gender, race, celebrity, fandom, tourism, fashion, and technology, titles are characterized by dynamic interventions into established subjects and innovative studies on emerging topics. 

    View our latest series addition...

  6. RMSM series

    View Inside the Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

    The Routledge Music and Screen Media Series, edited by Neil Lerner, offers edited collections of original essays on music in particular genres of film, television, video games and new media. These edited essay collections are written for an interdisciplinary audience. View Inside selected chapters of books in this series - read on for details. 

  7. Music Catalogue

    Music: New and Key Titles 2014 Catalog - Now Available Online

    We are delighted to showcase new and key music titles, from Routledge and Focal Press, in our latest online catalog. You can now browse through the catalog at http://www.routledge.com/u/music_catalog/

  8. Eastman School of Music’s New Article About Jazz Theory

    The University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music posted a new article describing all of the fantastic features of Dariusz Terefenko's Jazz Theory. Find out more about how to best use this new text and features including the companion website and DVD. 

    You can also view inside and order a complimentary copy today!

  9. Routledge Music Research Catalog

    The latest edtion of the online 2013/2014 Routledge Reseach Music Catalog is now available. Updated regularly, this is the best resource for finding the most recent Routledge Research Music titles. Browse books from several acclaimed series focusing on music education, ethnomusicology, and popular music, to name a few. Any of these titles can also be recommended to your librarian

  10. Interview with Theory for Today’s Musician’s Daniel McCarthy

    Routledge author Daniel McCarthy was interviewed by Vivian Goodman of WKSU News about the world premiere of his trumpet concerto "Tao of Infinity" on Feburary 14, 2014. McCarthy reflects on everything from his childhood musical influences to life lessons learned. 

    McCarthy is co-author with Ralph Turek of Theory for Today's Musician, now available as a textbook, workbook, and ebook bundle. Request a complimentary copy or view the companion website today. 

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