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  1. Book ImageWhat's That Sound?: An Introduction to Rock and Its History

    John Covach, Andrew Flory

    Fifth Edition

    The perfect mix of music and historyMore

  2. Book ImageWhat's That Sound?: An Introduction to Rock and Its History

    John Covach, Andrew Flory

    Fourth Edition

    The music—front and center.More

  3. Book ImageThe Norton Anthology of Western Music

    J. Peter Burkholder, Claude V. Palisca

    Seventh Edition / Volume(s): 2 / Classic to Romantic

    A comprehensive collection of 220 works from antiquity to the present.More

  4. Book ImageThe Norton Anthology of Western Music

    Claude V. Palisca, J. Peter Burkholder

    Seventh Edition / Volume(s): 3 / The Twentieth Century and After

    A comprehensive collection of 220 works from antiquity to the present.More

  5. Book ImageAnthology for Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

    Joseph Auner, Walter Frisch

    A concise anthology including a wide range of music from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.More

  6. Book ImageMusic in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

    Joseph Auner, Walter Frisch

    The music of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries in its cultural, social, and intellectual contexts.More

  7. Book ImageJazz: Essential Listening

    Scott DeVeaux, Gary Giddins

    The #1 text in the market—now in an Essentials Edition.More

  8. Book ImageEverybody Says Freedom: A History of the Civil Rights Movement in Songs and Pictures

    Pete Seeger, Bob Reiser, Jesse Jackson

    “Filled with beautiful music, glorious lyrics, and the soul of one of the most important historical and social revolutions of our history.” —Judy CollinsMore

  9. Book ImageThe Second String Quartet in F-Sharp Minor: Opus 10

    Arnold Schoenberg, Severine Neff

    Arnold Schoenberg’s Second String Quartet revolutionized western art music.More

  10. Book ImageStrunk's Source Readings in Music History: The Twentieth Century

    Leo Treitler, Robert P. Morgan

    Revised Edition / Volume(s): 7

    This book began as an attempt to carry out a suggestion made in 1929 by Carl Engel in his "Views and Reviews"-to fulfill his wish for " a living record of musical personalities, events, conditions, tastes ...a history of music faithfully and entirely carved from contemporary accounts.More

  11. Book ImageJazz: A History

    Frank Tirro

    Second Edition

    Jazz is a democratic music in the best sense of the word, for it is the collective achievement of a people.More

  12. Book ImageAnthology of Twentieth-Century Music

    Robert P. Morgan

    Designed to accompany and supplement the author's survey, Twentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America, this selection of 29 works or groups of works by 24 composers covers a time span from 1903 to 1983.More

  13. Book ImageTwentieth-Century Music: A History of Musical Style in Modern Europe and America

    Robert P. Morgan

    Twentieth Century Music is the third volume to appear in this series.More

  14. Book ImageIntroduction to Contemporary Music

    Joseph Machlis

    Second Edition

    Biographical and historical data and clear technical explanations are featured in a guide to the appreciation of twentieth-century music that includes a full discussion of trends since 1961, a dictionary of composers, and a concentrated review of musical concepts.More

  15. Book ImagePetrushka

    Igor Stravinsky, Charles Hamm

    An original concept: in one volume, a study-size score of a major musical work, and a comprehensive body of tools for the study of that work.More