Author: Barbara Russano Hanning
ISBN: 9780393263220
Publisher: W. W. Norton

The most student-friendly music history text available.

Barbara Hanning’s Concise History of Western Music offers students a manageable introduction to the forces that shaped music. Combining concision with the imaginative pedagogy that her text pioneered, Hanning focuses on an essential repertoire of 109 characteristic works—from the Middle Ages to the present—providing students with the cultural and historical context to illuminate the music and remember its significance.
Author: J. Peter Burkholder, Claude V. Palisca
ISBN: 9780393921618
Publisher: W. W. Norton

A comprehensive collection of 220 works from antiquity to the present.

The anthologies feature outstanding teaching pieces that reveal the sweep of history through changing genres, styles, conventions, forms, techniques, and materials. The Seventh Edition includes new twentieth- and twenty-first-century works by Adams, Bernstein, Carter, Golijov, Higdon, Revueltas, Saariaho, Strauss, and Villa-Lobos.
Author: J. Peter Burkholder, Claude V. Palisca
ISBN: 9780393921625
Publisher: W. W. Norton

A comprehensive collection of 220 works from antiquity to the present.

The anthologies feature outstanding teaching pieces that reveal the sweep of history through changing genres, styles, conventions, forms, techniques, and materials. The Seventh Edition includes new twentieth- and twenty-first-century works by Adams, Bernstein, Carter, Golijov, Higdon, Revueltas, Saariaho, Strauss, and Villa-Lobos.
Author: J. Peter Burkholder, Claude V. Palisca
ISBN: 9780393921632
Publisher: W. W. Norton

A comprehensive collection of 220 works from antiquity to the present.

The anthologies feature outstanding teaching pieces that reveal the sweep of history through changing genres, styles, conventions, forms, techniques, and materials. The Seventh Edition includes new twentieth- and twenty-first-century works by Adams, Bernstein, Carter, Golijov, Higdon, Revueltas, Saariaho, Strauss, and Villa-Lobos.