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Music in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries: by Richard Taruskin. 1 edition

Music in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
Richard Taruskin

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Music in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
by Richard Taruskin.

Published 2009 by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Opera from Monteverdi to Monteverdi
Music in fat times and lean
Courts resplendent, overthrown, restored
Class and classicism
The Italian concerto style and the rise of tonality-driven form
Class of 1685 (I)
Class of 1685 (II)
The comic style
Enlightenment and reform
Instrumental music lifts off
The composer's voice
The first romantics
C minor moods.

Edition Notes

Originally published as: Oxford history of western music. Vol. 2, The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

The Oxford history of western music -- v. 2


Dewey Decimal Class
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ML194 .T37 2009

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p. cm.

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