History Music

A History of the World in 100 Objects (Audiobook)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Nov. 16, 2012
A History of the World in 100 Objects (Audiobook)

A History of the World in 100 Objects (Audiobook) By Neil MacGregor
English | 2011 | ISBN: 140846988X | MP3 | 1,22 GB

In 2010, the BBC and the British Museum embarked on an ambitious project: to tell the story of two million years of human history using one hundred objects selected from the Museum’s vast and renowned collection.

Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at May 21, 2018
Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions

Critical Music Historiography: Probing Canons, Ideologies and Institutions by Vesa Kurkela
English | 28 Mar. 2015 | ISBN: 1472414195 | 332 Pages | PDF | 2.29 MB

The Rhino Records Story: Revenge of the Music Nerds  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 21, 2018
The Rhino Records Story: Revenge of the Music Nerds

The Rhino Records Story: Revenge of the Music Nerds by Harold Bronson
English | October 22nd, 2013 | ASIN: B00FYZJII6, ISBN: 1590791282 | 416 Pages | EPUB | 19.11 MB

In the 1970s in the backroom of a record store, Harold Bronson and Richard Foos were making history—and Rhino Records was born. Harold Bronson’s The Rhino Records Story tells the tale of how a little record shop became a multi-million dollar corporation.

Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music (1970)  Video

Posted by Mindsnatcher at May 4, 2018
Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music (1970)

Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music (1970) + 2 Bonus Disks (Customized)
40th Anniversary Limited Edition Revisited | The Director's Cut
3x BDRip | mkv | x265 HEVC @ ~4123 Kbps | 1920 x 1080 | 224min + 289min | 8.92 + 5.12 GB
Audio: English TrueHD 5.1, 48 kHz, 16 bit, ~ 1.9 Mbps | AC3 5.1, 48 kHz, ~640 kbps
Subtitles: English, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian + 8 more
Genre: Music, Documentary, History | Won 1 Oscar

An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert footage, and portraits of the concertgoers; negative and positive aspects are shown, from drug use by performers to naked fans sliding in the mud, from the collapse of the fences by the unexpected hordes to the surreal arrival of National Guard helicopters with food and medical assistance for the impromptu city of 500,000.
VA - Classical Discovery: History of Classical Music (2009) (12 CDs Box Set)

VA - Classical Discovery: History of Classical Music (2009) (12 CDs Box Set)
EAC Rip | FLAC (Image+.cue, log) | 3,8 Gb | Scans->7,8 mb
MP3 320 kbps | 12 CDs, 15:08:50 min | 2,1 Gb
Genre: Classical / Label: Berlin Classics

Classical Discovery offers an ideal package, providing an overview of classical music and its history in an entertaining and easy-to-understand form. In a lavishly presented cloth-bound book, accompanied by 12 CDs with over 900 minutes of playing time, Classical Discovery tells the story of the classics in word, music, and images from its earliest days until modern times. With Classical Discovery, anyone can gain entry to the world of classical music, whether for the first time or to gain new insights and perspectives.

Music at the Gonzaga Court in Mantua  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at April 29, 2018
Music at the Gonzaga Court in Mantua

Music at the Gonzaga Court in Mantua by Donald Sanders
English | 2012 | ISBN: 073916726X | 200 Pages | PDF | 6.3 MB

Beginning in the second half of the fifteenth century, under the patronage of the Gonzaga family, the northern Italian city of Mantua became a vibrant center for visual art, theatre, and music.

Editing Music in Early Modern Germany  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at April 28, 2018
Editing Music in Early Modern Germany

Editing Music in Early Modern Germany by Susan Lewis Hammond
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0754655733 | 286 Pages | PDF | 11.3 MB

Editing Music in Early Modern Germany argues that editors played a critical role in the transmission and reception of Italian music outside Italy.

History of World Literature [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at April 27, 2018
History of World Literature [repost]

History of World Literature
48xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~710 kb/s | 640x480 | Duration: 24:34:39 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | 8.92 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / History

A Buddhist monk searches for mystical texts. French lords and ladies tell stories to pass the time. African warriors fight against European conquerors. These and other fascinating stories stem from some of the world's greatest literary masterpieces. Yet as different as they are, each reflects a common impulse: our need to tell stories. Whether around the campfire, between the covers of a great book, or in the theater, this urge to express life's meaning is a human constant.

May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 27, 2018
May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem

May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Imani Perry
English | April 26th, 2018 | ASIN: B075MTR1CB, ISBN: 1469638606 | 296 Pages | EPUB | 1.89 MB

The twin acts of singing and fighting for freedom have been inseparable in African American history. May We Forever Stand tells an essential part of that story. With lyrics penned by James Weldon Johnson and music composed by his brother Rosamond, "Lift Every Voice and Sing" was embraced almost immediately as an anthem that captured the story and the aspirations of black Americans.
A History of the Oratorio: Vol. 4: The Oratorio in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Howard E. Smither, "A History of the Oratorio: Vol. 4: The Oratorio in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries"
English | 2000 | ISBN: 0807825115 | PDF | pages: 854 | 7.9 mb