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Analytical Essays on Music by Women Composers: Secular & Sacred Music to 1900

Analytical Essays on Music by Women Composers: Secular & Sacred Music to 1900

Laurel Parsons and Brenda Ravenscroft (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190237028
eISBN:
9780190237059
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190237028.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This multi-author collection, the second to be published in an unprecedented four-volume series of analytical essays on music by women composers from the twelfth to the twenty-first centuries, ... More

Broadway to Main StreetHow Show Tunes Enchanted America

Broadway to Main Street: How Show Tunes Enchanted America

Laurence Maslon

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780199832538
eISBN:
9780190620424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199832538.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular, History, American

The crossroads where the music of Broadway met popular culture was an expansive and pervasive juncture throughout most of the twentieth century and continues to influence the cultural discourse of ... More

French Musical Culture and the Coming of Sound Cinema

French Musical Culture and the Coming of Sound Cinema

Hannah Lewis

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190635978
eISBN:
9780190636012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190635978.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular, Theory, Analysis, Composition

French Musical Culture and the Coming of Sound Cinema examines film music practices in France during a period of widespread artistic and creative experimentation: the transition from silent to ... More

Make Arts for a Better LifeA Guide for Working with Communities

Make Arts for a Better Life: A Guide for Working with Communities

Kathleen Van Buren and Brian Shrag

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190878276
eISBN:
9780190878313
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190878276.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Make Arts for a Better Life: A Guide for Working with Communities provides a groundbreaking model for arts advocacy. Drawing upon methods and theories from disciplines such as ethnomusicology, ... More

Making Music American1917 and the Transformation of Culture

Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture

E. Douglas Bomberger

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190872311
eISBN:
9780190872342
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872311.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

Nineteen seventeen, the year the United States entered World War I, was transformative for American musical culture. The European performers who had dominated classical concert stages for generations ... More

The Musical GiftSonic Generosity in Post-War Sri Lanka

The Musical Gift: Sonic Generosity in Post-War Sri Lanka

Jim Sykes

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190912024
eISBN:
9780190912055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912024.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The Musical Gift tells Sri Lanka’s music history as a story of giving between humans and nonhumans, and between populations defined by ethnic and religious difference. Author Jim Sykes argues that ... More

Punk CrisisThe Global Punk Rock Revolution

Punk Crisis: The Global Punk Rock Revolution

Raymond A. Patton

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190872359
eISBN:
9780190872397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872359.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Popular

This book tells the story of punk rock as a global movement that spanned the boundaries of the Cold War world, focusing on examples in Poland and elsewhere in Eastern and Central Europe, the United ... More

The Relentless Pursuit of ToneTimbre in Popular Music

The Relentless Pursuit of Tone: Timbre in Popular Music

Robert Fink, Melinda Latour, and Zachary Wallmark (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780199985227
eISBN:
9780190908027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199985227.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

The Relentless Pursuit of Tone: Timbre in Popular Music assembles a wide spectrum of contemporary perspectives on how sound functions in an equally wide array of popular music. With subjects ranging ... More

Singing the CongregationHow Contemporary Worship Music Forms Evangelical Community

Singing the Congregation: How Contemporary Worship Music Forms Evangelical Community

Monique M. Ingalls

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190499631
eISBN:
9780190499679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190499631.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Singing the Congregation examines how contemporary worship music shapes the way evangelical Christians understand worship and argues that participatory worship-music performances have brought into ... More

Wonderful DesignGlamour in the Hollywood Musical

Wonderful Design: Glamour in the Hollywood Musical

Lloyd Whitesell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190843816
eISBN:
9780190843854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190843816.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

Glamour is an elusive aspect of cinematic style. This book critically examines previous scholarship on glamour; defines the concept as a compound of artifice, allure, and magic; and examines the ... More

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