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  1. 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 February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Language of the Modes

    Studies in the History of Polyphonic Modality

    By Frans Wiering

    The Language of the Modes provides a study of modes in early music through eight essays, each dealing with a different aspects of modality. The volume codifies all known theoretical references to mode, all modally ordered musical sources, and all modally cyclic compositions. For many music students...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Leonard Bernstein

    A Guide to Research

    By Paul Laird

    Beginning with an introductory essay on his achievements, it continues with annotations on Bernstein's voluminous writings, performances, educational work, and major secondary sources....

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Camille Saint-Saens

    A Guide to Research

    By Timothy Flynn

    A key figure in establishing an identifiable French musical style in the nineteenth century, this annotated biliography catalogs the studies of Saint-Saens' life and works as well as examining the composer's own correspondence and essays. Included are many lesser-known writings on the composer and...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Olivier Messiaen

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Vincent Benitez

    Olivier Messiaen: A Research and Information Guide is a unique bibliographical resource that presents the reader with the most significant and helpful resources on Olivier Messiaen, one of the twentieth century's greatest composers, published between 1930 and 2007. An introductory chapter offers a...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Frederick Delius

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Mary Christison Huismann

    Frederick Delius is among the most celebrated English composers of the 20th century. Widely studied and performed, his works are considered models of the British impressionist school and continue to fascinate students and scholars centuries later. This research guide serves as a ready reference for...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Gaetano Donizetti

    A Research and Information Guide, 2nd Edition

    By James P. Cassaro

    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 February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Vincenzo Bellini

    A Guide to Research, 2nd Edition

    By Stephen Willier

    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 February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Beth Henley

    A Casebook

    Edited by Julia A. Fesmire

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge