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Anthology of twentieth-century music

Anthology of twentieth-century music

Morgan, Robert P

Since the music is characterized principally by its diversity - by the different schools and movements moving forward simultaneously - it poses special problems for those lacking extensive analytical experience. Therefore, Morgan has included, for each selection, an analytical essay in which he discusses the overall character of the music in question, avoiding special terminology and technical jargon wherever possible. All musical genres are represented and only complete works, movements or integral sections are included. To assist the reader, the book includes instructions on how to read a score and a chart of instrumental names and abbreviations

Score, Book. English.
Published New York; London: W. W. Norton, c1992
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Statement of responsibility: edited with analytical comments by Robert P. Morgan
ISBN: 0393952843, 9780393952841
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: xii, 452 p. : music ; 24 cm.
Series: The Norton introduction to music history
Subject: Musical Analysis; Music Appreciation; Music 20th century.; Musical analysis Music collections.; Music appreciation Music collections.; 20Th Century Music