• Home
  • /
  • Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume 8 by John Shepherd, David Horn
24 View(s)

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume 8 by John Shepherd, David Horn

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume 8

Description : The six EPMOW Genre volumes contain entries on the genres of music that have been or currently are popular in countries and communities all over the world. Included are discussions on cultural, historical and geographic origins; technical musical characteristics; instrumentation and use of voice; lyrics and language; typical features of performance and presentation; historical development and paths and modes of dissemination; influence of technology, the music industry and political and economic circumstances; changing stylistic features; notable and influential performers; and relationships to other genres and sub-genres. This volume, on the music of North America, features over 100 in-depth essays on genres ranging from Adult Contemporary to Alternative Rock, from Barbershop to Bebop, and from Disco to Emo. All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, with additional information on sheet music listings and visual recordings. Written and edited by a team of distinguished popular music scholars and professionals, this is an exceptional resource for anybody studying or researching the history and development of popular music.

Subtitle : Genres: North America

Authors : John Shepherd, David Horn

Published Date : 2012-03-08

Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN : 9781441148742

Page : 584 Pages

Categories : Music

Total Download: 68

Filesize: 9 MB

Download PDF : continuum-encyclopedia-of-popular-music-of-the-world-volume-8.pdf

Related Ebooks:

  1. continuum encyclopedia of popular music of the world by Edited by distinguished scholars in the field of popular music studies, this encyclopedia set is THE authoritative reference guide to popular music from all corners of the globe, the ultimate referenc.... Published date on: 2003-01-30 with total page: 682 pages. Publisher of Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World is A&C Black.
  2. continuum encyclopedia of popular music of the world part 2 locations (5 vol set) by David Horn, Dave Laing "EPMOW lives music. Put another way, it does for popular music what Grove has done for classical" David Brackett ‘Excellent, readable and thoroughly useful...While some previous single-volume and mu Published date on: 2005-04-18 with total page: 1824 pages. Publisher of Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 2 Locations (5 Vol Set) is Bloomsbury Academic.
  3. continuum encyclopedia of popular music of the world part 1 performance and production by John Shepherd, David Horn, Dave Laing, Paul Oliver, Peter Wicke 'I did not think the second volume could possibly be as good as the first. I was wrong. So browse, read it through, or just use it as a reference - you will find there is always more to learn. It is a.... Published date on: 2003-05-08 with total page: 712 pages. Publisher of Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 1 Performanc
  4. continuum encyclopedia of animal symbolism in world art by Hope B. Werness Animals and their symbolism in diverse world cultures and different eras of human history are chronicled in this lovely volume... Published date on: 2006 with total page: 476 pages. Publisher of Continuum Encyclopedia of Animal Symbolism in World Art is A&C Black.
  5. the encyclopedia of popular music by Colin Larkin This text presents a comprehensive and up-to-date reference work on popular music, from the early 20th century to the present day... Published date on: 2011-05-27 with total page: pages. Publisher of The Encyclopedia of Popular Music is Omnibus Press.

Related Ebooks by date:

  1. in retrospect by Robert S. McNamara, Brian VanDeMark The Secretary of Defense for the Kennedy and Johnson administrations provides an account of how and why America became involved in Vietnam and discusses the long-term ramifications of decisions made d.... Published date on: 1996 with total page: 518 pages. Publisher of In Retrospect is Vintage.
  2. encyclopedia of the vietnam war, the: a political, social, and military history by Spencer C. Tucker The Vietnam War lasted more than a decade, was the longest war in U.S. history, and cost the lives of nearly 60,000 American soldiers, as well as millions of Vietnamese—many of whom were uninvolved .... Published date on: 2011-05-20 with total page: 1804 pages. Publisher of Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War, The: A Political, Social, and Military History is ABC-CLIO.
  3. in retrospect: after their military discharge, what factors enabled combat vietnam veterans to obtain a college degree and live a successful life, as defined by them? by Bradley M. Walck This phenomenological study was conducted with six combat Vietnam veterans who all entered the military at a young age with little or no higher education. To be eligible to participate in this study e.... Published date on: 2008 with total page: 183 pages. Publisher of In Retrospect: After Their Military Dischar
  4. argument without end by Robert S. McNamara, James G. Blight, Robert Kendall Brigham, Thomas J. Biersteker The former Secretary of Defense, and leading scholars from the U.S. and Vietnam, offer a groundbreaking new study of exactly how the Vietnam War happened-- and why it could not be stopped before three.... Published date on: 2000-04-28 with total page: 479 pages. Publisher of Argument Without End is Public Affairs.
  5. cuba on the brink by James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, David A. Welch An account of the relationship between Cuba and the Soviet Union describes Castro's view of the American threat and dramatic exchanges between Castro and such conference participants as Anatoly I. Gri.... Published date on: 1993 with total page: 509 pages. Publisher of Cuba on the Brink is Pantheon.