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Author Dallin, Leon.

Title Listeners guide to musical understanding / Leon Dallin
Edition Eighth edition
Published Madison, Wis. : Brown & Benchmark, [1994]
©1994

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 MELB  781.17 Dal/Lgt 1994  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 361 pages, 26 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1 Introduction -- Part I: The Materials and Elements of Music -- 2 Characteristics of Sound -- 3 Sources of Musical Sound -- 4 Mediums of Music -- 5 Elements of Music -- 6 Texture in Music -- Part II: The Forms and Genres of Music -- 7 Small Homophonic Forms -- 8 Large Homophonic Forms -- 9 Polyphonic Forms -- 10 Variation Form -- 11 Multi-movement Forms -- 12 Free and Miscellaneous Forms -- 13 Program Music -- 14 Dramatic Music: Opera -- 15 Dramatic Music: Ballet and Incidental -- 16 Song Forms -- 17 Choral Forms and Religious Music -- Part III: The Periods and Styles of Music -- 18 Music Before 1600 -- 19 The Baroque Period (1600-1750) -- 20 The Viennese Classic Period (1750-1825) -- 21 The Romantic Age (1825-1900) -- 22 Nationalism and Impressionism -- 23 Modern Music to 1950 -- 24 The New Music -- 25 Jazz -- 26 Folk and Popular Music -- 27 The Music of Other Cultures -- Appendices: -- Music Examples -- Photo Credits -- Glossary and Index of Terms -- Index of Composers, Performers, and Works
Notes Includes indexes
Subject Music appreciation.
Music -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
LC no. 93071215
ISBN 0697125092