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Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music (repost)

Vivian Perlis, Libby Van Cleve, "Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0300106734 | 512 pages | PDF | 15,8 MB

Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 22, 2013
Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music (repost)

Vivian Perlis, Libby Van Cleve, "Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0300106734 | 512 pages | PDF | 15,8 MB

The first decades of the twentieth century were a fertile and fascinating period in American musical history. This book and the two CDs that accompany it present an exceptional collection of interviews with and about the most significant musical figures of the era.

Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at Jan. 21, 2011
Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music

Vivian Perlis, Libby Van Cleve, "Composers' Voices from Ives to Ellington: An Oral History of American Music"
Y.le Un.ty Press | 2005 | ISBN: 0300106734 | 512 pages | PDF | 15,8 MB

TTC Video - Great American Music: Broadway Musicals [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 28, 2016
TTC Video - Great American Music: Broadway Musicals [Repost]

TTC Video - Great American Music: Broadway Musicals
Course No. 7318 | .MP4, XviD, 344 kbps, 620x432 | English, MP3, 128 kbps, 2 Ch | 16x44 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 2.35 GB
Lecturer: Bill Messenger, M.A.
Delta Blues: The Life and Times of the Mississippi Masters Who Revolutionized American Music

Delta Blues: The Life and Times of the Mississippi Masters Who Revolutionized American Music By Ted Gioia, search results
2008 | 448 Pages | ISBN: 0393062589 | EPUB | 2 MB

The Cambridge History of American Music (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 8, 2015
The Cambridge History of American Music (repost)

The Cambridge History of American Music (The Cambridge History of Music) by David Nicholls
English | Jan 13, 1999 | ISBN: 0521454298 | 654 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The Cambridge History of American Music is the first study of music in the United States to be written by a team of scholars. The volume begins with a survey of the music of Native Americans and then explores the historical and cultural events of musical life for the period up to 1900. Other contributors then examine the growth of popular music, including film and stage music, jazz, rock, and immigrant, folk, and regional music. The volume also includes chapters on twentieth-century art music, including the experimental, serial, and tonal traditions.

Music of the Postwar Era (American History through Music) (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by manamba13 at Jan. 29, 2015
Music of the Postwar Era (American History through Music) (Repost)

Music of the Postwar Era (American History through Music) by Don Tyler
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0313341915 | 300 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

At the end of WWII, themes in music shifted from soldiers' experiences at war to coming home, marrying their sweethearts, and returning to civilian life.
Music of the Colonial and Revolutionary Era (American History through Music) by John Ogasapian

Music of the Colonial and Revolutionary Era (American History through Music) by John Ogasapian
English | Oct 30, 2004 | ISBN: 0313324352 | 264 Pages | PDF | 15,2 MB

Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Jan. 11, 2015
Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music

Lift Every Voice: The History of African American Music (The African American History Series) by Burton W. Peretti
English | Dec 16, 2008 | ISBN: 0742558118 | 240 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Since their enslavement in West Africa and transport to plantations of the New World, black people have made music that has been deeply entwined with their religious, community, and individual identities. Music was one of the most important constant elements of African American culture in the centuries-long journey from slavery to freedom. It also continued to play this role in blacks' post-emancipation odyssey from second-class citizenship to full equality.

The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 30, 2014
The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music (repost)

The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music by Dale Olsen
English | Oct 24, 2007 | ISBN: 0415961017 | 592 Pages | PDF | 23 MB

The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music is comprised of essays from The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Volume 2, South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Carribean, (1998). Revised and updated, the essays offer detailed, regional studies of the different musical cultures of Latin America and examine the ways in which music helps to define the identity of this particular area.