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  • Hornbostel Opera Omniaby K.P. Wachsmann; D. Christensen; H.-P. Reinecke

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    VORWORT 1 Erich Moritz von Hornbostel (1877-1935) Erich Moritz von Hornbostel (1877-1935) 1 gilt allgemein als der Begriinder der Ver­ is generally regarded as the founder of gleichenden Musikwissenschaft. Comparative Musicology. 2 Wahrend der achtundfiinfzig Jahre sei­ The fifty-eight years of his lifetime saw 2 nes Lebens erweiterten sich die musika­... more...

  • Rumanian Folk Musicby B. Suchoff; E.C. Teodorescu; Bela Bartok

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    n the first volume of Rumanian Folk Music (Instrumental Melodies) I portions of Bela Bart6k's subsequently-discarded preface, concern­ ing the fate of his folklore publications, are presented in explanation of the editorial processes necessary for achieving the publication. 1 By way of introduction to this revised edition of a previous, although in­... more...

  • Ethnomusicologyby E.D Kunst

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    This booklet hardly needs a preface; the contents, I think. speak for themselves.It contains a short and carefully brought up to date resume of all that I. as a private University Lecturer in Amsterdam. have tried to teach my pupils. It is intended as a general introduction to ethnomusicology, before going on to the study of the forms of separate music-cultures.... more...

  • Francisco Correa de Arauxoby Charles Jacobs

    Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available

    Francisco Correa de Arauxo: how little does the name evoke for most musicians? Yet, this composer wrote music equal in interest and beauty to that of such better-known composers of his time as Bull, Titelouze, Gibbons, Sweelinck, and Frescobaldi. Unfortunately, Correa's music was published in a notation which, though excellent, was little-known beyond... more...

  • Rumanian Folk Musicby Bela Bartok; B. Suchoff

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    he editorial treatment of the second volume of Bela Bart6k's T Rumanian Folk Music is not dissimilar to that applied to Vol. I. The matter of poetic texts here, however, must allow for a sizeable increase in corrigenda and addenda. But first, let us delve into the source material upon which Vol. II is based. THE MANUSCRIPTS The various drafts of Vol.... more...

  • Rumanian Folk Musicby B. Suchoff; E.C. Teodorescu; Bela Bartok

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    N January 30, 1944, Bela Bart6k, writing from Asheville, North O Carolina, where he had gone to regain his strength after a long period of ill-health in 1943, commented, Here I have started on a very interesting (and, as usual, lengthy) work, the kind I have never done before. Properly speaking, it is not a musical work: I am arranging and writing... more...

  • The Music of Central Africaby Rose Brandel

    Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available

    Under the inspiring guidance of my mentor, Curt Sachs, this work was conceived, planned, and executed. It gained in dimension under the acute and patient perusal of Gustave Reese to whose brilliant propensity for clarity of thought and of style I owe a huge debt. Furthermore, the helpful suggestions made by Martin Bernstein and by J an LaRue are gratefully... more...

  • Ethno-Musicologyby Jaap Kunst

    Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available

    This booklet hardly needs a preface; the contents, I think, speak for themselves. It contains a short and carefully brought up to date resume of all that I, as a private University Lecturer in Amsterdam, have tried to teach my pupils. It is intended as a general introduction to ethno-musicology, before going on to the study of the forms of separate... more...

  • Tales From Boilermaker Country: A Collection of the Greatest Stories Ever Toldby Doug Griffiths

    Sports Publishing 2012; US$ 19.99

    The history of Purdue athletics is sometimes funny, sometimes poignant and triumphant and often pretty amazing -- but always uniquely human. Along the way many characters have arisen in over 11 decades of competition and nearly 200 of these great stories are chronicled in Tales from the Boilermaker Country. On the hardwood, readers will learn why... more...