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introduction to the appreciation of music

Richard Jerome Rountree

introduction to the appreciation of music

by Richard Jerome Rountree

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Published by The Kenyon press publishing co. in Wauwatosa, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Analysis, interpretation, appreciation,
  • Music -- Manuals, textbooks, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe appreciation of music, An introduction to.
    Statementby Richard Jerome Rountree.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT6 .R82
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11-63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6739640M
    LC Control Number30006421
    OCLC/WorldCa982351

    Introduction to Music Appreciation is about listening, appreciating, understanding, and discussing music. It explores the history, aesthetics, and criticism of Western music for an enhanced understanding of the topic. Chapters include: Musical Elements, Critical Listening, and Course Overview; Early Western Art Music; The Baroque Era; The Classical Era; The Romantic Period; Twentieth-Century. Developing an appreciation of music Music can be appreciated in a number of different ways and on a number of different levels. For some people, music is essentially a sensual, physical experience – the urge to move the body and to dance to certain pieces of music can often prove irresistible.

    Norton's COVID response: We are here to help with your courses. Details. Start studying Music Appreciation - Introduction. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

    We begin with the elements of music, breaking classical musical into its components of pitch, duration, and sound color, allowing us to better understand how music works. Next, we proceed to the compositions themselves, starting with the Middle Ages and Renaissance, to show how Western music developed in ways unique to the West. This linear approach allows the reader to trace the history and evolution of music through the ages. Understanding Music: Past and Present is designed to grow the reader’s appreciation of music through improved understanding and listening skills, allowing the reader to develop his or her own informed opinions and express them.


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This book is about listening, appreciating, understanding, and discussing music; it will explore the history, aesthetics, and criticism of music so that you will better understand the background and meaning of Western music.

In studying this book and the supplementary listening examples, you will come away a more informed music-listener who can enjoy a broader spectrum of music from both the.

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