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Songwriting

  • Schoenberg's Models for Beginners in Compositionby Gordon Root

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 97.99 US$ 84.27

    Models for Beginners in Composition (1943) represents one of Arnold Schoenberg's earliest attempts to reach a broad American audience through his pedagogical ideas. In this newly revised edition, Gordon Root incorporates many of Schoenberg's corrections to the original manuscript. Significant commentary also traces Schoenberg's development of the... more...

  • Songs of the Second Viennese Schoolby Loralee Songer

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 54.99

    In Songs of the Second Viennese School: A Performer?s Guide to Selected Solo Vocal Works , scholar Loralee Songer outlines for singers and teachers of singers critical information on selected solo vocal works by three major classical composers, all active during the first half of the twentieth century: Arnold Schoenberg, Alban Berg, and Anton... more...

  • English and German Diction for Singersby Amanda Johnston

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 44.99

    In the second edition of English and German Diction for Singers , Amanda Johnston continues her comparative, modernized approach to lyric diction. This comprehensive resource offers a thorough analysis of the German and English languages and includes extensive oral drills, word lists, tables, charts, musical examples, and even tongue twisters.... more...

  • The Act of Musical Compositionby Dave Collins

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    The study of musical composition has been marked by a didactic, technique-based approach, focusing on the understanding of musical language and grammar -harmony, counterpoint, orchestration and arrangement - or on generic and stylistic categories. In the field of the psychology of music, the study of musical composition, even in the twenty-first century,... more...

  • PJ Harvey and Music Video Performanceby Abigail Gardner

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95

    PJ Harvey?s performances are premised on the core contention that she is somehow causing ?trouble?. Just how this trouble can be theorised within the context of the music video and what it means for a development of the ways we might conceptualise ?disruption? and think about music video lies at the heart of this book. Abigail Gardner mixes feminist... more...

  • Les Voix de Parisby Jean-Georges Kastner; Édouard Thierry; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "Jamais peut-être les rapports du cri populaire avec l'organisation politique et les habitudes sociales d'une ville ne se sont révélés avec plus d'évidence que dans le Paris du moyen âge. Pour bien saisir ces rapports, qu'on jette d'abord un rapide coup d'?il sur la vieille cité qui va devenir le théâtre de nos recherches, sur la population... more...

  • Singing in Polishby Benjamin Schultz

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 54.99

    Singing in Polish: A Guide to Polish Lyric Diction and Vocal Repertoire stands as the first book-length resource for non-Polish speaking singers, voice teachers, and vocal coaches that offers the essential tools to learning how to sing in Polish. Scholar and singer Benjamin Schultz offers a rich repertory of works virtually unknown outside of Poland,... more...

  • A Lover Sings: Selected Lyricsby Billy Bragg

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 18.95

    Billy Bragg is one of Britain's most distinctive and accomplished songwriters, whose work has articulated the passions, both personal and political, of Britain during the past five decades. A Lover Sings contains over seventy of his best-known lyrics, selected and annotated by the author. 'Sexuality', 'A New England', 'Levi Stubbs' Tears' -... more...

  • "Darüber reden"by Jörg Weisshaupt; Angela von Lerber

    Verlag Johannes Petri 2015; US$ 21.99

    "Nach dem Tod kommt die Ohnmacht, weil ich Dir nicht helfen konnte." Einen geliebten Menschen durch Suizid zu verlieren, ist eine schreckliche Erfahrung, die Angehörige nach dem Schock in tiefste Verzweiflung stürzt und zu Schuldgefühlen und Isolation führt. Nicht selten steigt auch bei den Hinterbliebenen das Suizidrisiko erheblich. Selbsttötung löst... more...

  • Therapeutic Songwritingby Felicity A. Baker

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 38.00

    Therapeutic Songwriting provides a comprehensive examination of contemporary methods and models of songwriting as used for therapeutic purposes. It describes the environmental, sociocultural, individual, and group factors shaping practice, and how songwriting is understood and practiced within different psychological and wellbeing orientations. more...