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Source Readings in Music History from Classical Antiquity Through the Romantic Era. Oliver Strunk

Source Readings in Music History from Classical Antiquity Through the Romantic Era.

Oliver Strunk

Published November 1st 1995
ISBN : 9780393097429
Hardcover
919 pages
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Forty-five years after the appearance of the first edition, Oliver Strunks monumental anthology of writings about music has been thoroughly revised and extended by a team of scholars working under the direction of musicologist Leo Treitler. For thisMoreForty-five years after the appearance of the first edition, Oliver Strunks monumental anthology of writings about music has been thoroughly revised and extended by a team of scholars working under the direction of musicologist Leo Treitler. For this new edition, seven specialists in music history have replaced some selections, added others, contributed new translations, and provided additional notes and introductions. An entire new section, covering the twentieth century, significantly enlarges the books scope. Readers can now acquire a comprehensive picture of Western musical thought and ideas through the ages.