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Cassell Companion To 20th-Century Music (Cassell Companions)

by David Pickering

  • 55 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Sterling .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century music,
  • Blues,
  • Jazz,
  • Light orchestral, dance & big band music,
  • Reference works,
  • Rock & pop,
  • Music Of The 20th Century,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Reference,
  • FICTION - FICTION TRD PB

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10321243M
    ISBN 100304350990
    ISBN 109780304350995

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Get this from a library. Cassell companion to 20th-century music. [David Pickering] -- A guide to twentieth-century music that includes information about the different genres and styles, the most influential composers and performers, the musical terms that are used, and other related.

With over entries, The Companion to 20th-Century Music is the first book to comprehensively define and applaud this diversity. Norman Lebrecht celebrates variety and innovation, assessing composers and musicians according to artistic merit rather than ideological or institutional by: 3.

Music in the 20th century User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. These two titles cover the same material in a similar format but on a different scale.

The Cassell Companion to 20th-Century Music, an updated revision of Pickering's Brewer's Twentieth-Century Music Read full review. "The triumph of music in the 20th century was its abundant pluralism. This Companion is, I believe, the first to define and applaud that diversity", says Norman Lebrecht.

The Companion to 20th Century Music celebrates the extraordinary range of musical accomplishment in this century: from atonality, neoclassicism and serialism to minimalism, computer music, and sheer n: This book is put together as a sort-of encyclopedia of 20th-century Western Art Music.

I would never turn to this for scholarly information, but for an off-the-cuff understanding of 20th-century composers, techniques, works, developments, etc. it is really a fun and valuable book/5.

David Pickering. David Pickering is the author of "Ancient Greece," "Ancient Rome," "Cassell Companion to 20th Century Music," "Cassell's Dictionary of Superstitions," "Cassell's Dictionary of Witchcraft," and "Dictionary of Classical and Biblical Allusions,".

A guide to the popular music of the 20th-century. The text covers jazz, rock, country, soul and blues and has over entries, many of which are cross-referenced.

The authors were co-editors of the Encyclopedia of Rock/5. David Pickering is the author of Ancient Egypt, Ancient Rome, Cassell Companion to 20th Century Music, Cassell's Dictionary of Superstitions, Cassell's Dictionary of Witchcraft, and Dictionary of Classical and Biblical : HarperCollins UK.

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Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The Cassell Companion to 20th-Century Music, an updated revision of Pickering's Brewer's Twentieth-Century Music (Cassell, ) is a one-volume ready-reference work comprising brief entries.

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