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Harvard dictionary of music

Willi Apel

Harvard dictionary of music

by Willi Apel

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Published by Harvard university press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Willi Apel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML100 .A64
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 824 p.
    Number of Pages824
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL187058M
    LC Control Numbera 44005729

      Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]. The Harvard Dictionary of Music. Edited by Don Michael Randel. Fourth edition. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, $ p. ISBN -hen I began my undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto in the mids, I was required to purchase a copy of the original Haward.

    Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians - buy this book online. Editor: Randel, Don Michael. Published by Alfred Publishing, Harvard University Press. These courses reflect the specialties of our academic faculty: eighteenth-century material culture, diaspora studies and migration, opera, jazz, music and politics, early music, musical theater, music and media, country music, improvisation, hip hop, music from around the world, history of the book, film, American and European modernism, music.

    This new compact guide to the history and performance of music is both authoritative and a pleasure to use. With entries drawn and condensed from the widely acclaimed The New Harvard Dictionary of Music and its companion The Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music, it is a dependable reference for home and classroom and for professional and amateur musicians. American philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the Massachusetts college that now bears his name ().


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In his preface to the Harvard Brief Dictionary inWilli Apel alluded to evolving developments in music, new ideas and terminology becoming established, followed by the need to address them (Willi Apel and Ralph T. Daniel, Harvard Brief Dictionary of Music [Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ], pp.

v-vi).Written: The Harvard Dictionary of Music is a standard music reference book published by the Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. The first edition was published inand was edited by Willi second edition, also edited by Apel, was published in A new editor, Don Michael Randel, took over for the third edition in The book was retitled The New Harvard.

Rev. of: Harvard dictionary of music / Willi Apel. 2nd ed. Includes bibliographies Nearly six thousand entries and articles define musical terms, describe instruments, and discuss musical forms, concepts, and theoryPages: The Harvard Dictionary of Music, Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged, is the result of imaginative, specialized, modern, and reliable music scholarship.

Containing nearly pages of precise and accessible information on all musical subjects, it offers over fifty percent more material than the first edition.4/5(5).

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This classic reference work, the best one-volume music dictionary available, has been brought completely up to date in this new edition. Combining authoritative scholarship and lucid, lively prose, the Fourth Edition of The Harvard Dictionary of Music is the essential guide for musicians, students, and everyone who appreciates music.

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