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- Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 16.99
In The Musician's Way, veteran performer and educator Gerald Klickstein draws on the latest research and his 30 years of professional experience to provide aspiring musicians with a roadmap to artistic excellence. Written in a conversational style, the text articulates landmark strategies that equip readers to advance their musical abilities and... more...
- Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 35.99
Combining the approaches of ethnomusicology and music theory, Analytical Studies in World Music offers fresh perspectives for thinking about how musical sounds are shaped, arranged, and composed by their diverse makers worldwide. Eleven inspired, insightful, and in-depth explanations of Iranian sung poetry, Javanese and Balinese gamelan music,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 19.99
Elliott's groundbreaking 1995 book, Music Matters: A New Philosophy in Music Education , introduced the praxial theory of music education which argues for a socially and artistically grounded concept of music and music education, challenging the field's traditional "absolutist" foundations. Praxial Music Educatio n collects the responses to his thesis... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 18.99
Winding it Back: Teaching to Individual Differences in Music Classroom and Ensemble Settings provides multiple access points and adequate learning conditions while honoring the individual needs of all students in music classrooms. more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 54.99
David Lewin (1933-2003) was one of the most influential and revered figures in contemporary music theory. This book presents in print for the first time Lewin's legendary 1974 essay on Franz Schubert's "Morgengru?." Supplemented by new essays from an all-star group of music theorists, David Lewin's Morgengru? offers invaluable insight into the analytical,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 23.99
With Passionate Voice gives modern singers of Renaissance music the tools to learn and master the art of "re-creative singing." Providing a much-needed historically-informed perspective, author Robert Toft discusses the music of composers ranging from Marchetto Cara to John Dowland in the context of late Renaissance rhetoric, modal theory, and performance... more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 35.99
Klezmer in Europe has been a controversial topic ever since this traditional Jewish wedding music made it to the concert halls and discos of Berlin, Warsaw, Budapest and Prague. Author Magdalena Waligorska offers not only a documentation of the klezmer revival in two of its European headquarters (Krak?w and Berlin), but also an analysis of the Jewish... more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 23.99
Becoming a Music Teacher: Student to Practitioner is the first book to make connections between the college music classroom and public school music classroom transparent, visible, and relevant. Award-winning music educators Donald L. Hamann and Shelly Cooper offer here an ideal and versatile resource for music teacher education. more...
- Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 27.99
Musical Form and Transformation collects four of David Lewin's analytic essays to stimulate thought about the general methodology of musical analysis and issues of large-scale form as they relate to transformational analytic structuring. more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 37.99
Reconstructing historical conceptions of harmonic distance, Audacious Euphony advances a geometric model appropriate to understanding triadic progressions characteristic of 19th-century music. Author Rick Cohn uncovers the source of the indeterminacy and uncanniness of romantic music, as he focuses on the slippage between chromatic and diatonic progressions... more...