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Dancefilm: Choreography and the Moving Image
Dancefilm: Choreography and the Moving Image
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ean: 9780195367249, isbn: 0195367243,

Dancefilm: Choreography and the Moving Image examines the choreographic in cinema - the way choreographic elements inform cinematic operations in dancefilm. It traces the history of the form from some of its earliest manifestations in the silent film...


Songs in Their Heads: Music and its Meaning in Children's Lives, Second Edition
Songs in Their Heads: Music and its Meaning in Children's Lives, Second Edition
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780195382525, isbn: 0195382528,

Songs in Their Heads is a vivid and engaging book that bridges the disciplines of music education, ethnomusicology, and folklore. This revised and expanded edition includes additional case studies, updated illustrative material, and a new section exp...


Changed for Good: A Feminist History of the Broadway Musical
Changed for Good: A Feminist History of the Broadway Musical
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mpn: 30 photographs, ean: 9780195378245, isbn: 0195378245,

From Adelaide in "Guys and Dolls" to Nina in "In the Heights" and Elphaba in "Wicked," female characters in Broadway musicals have belted and crooned their way into the American psyche. In this lively book, Stacy Wolf illuminates the women of America...


Balanchine & the Lost Muse: Revolution & the Making of a Choreographer
Balanchine & the Lost Muse: Revolution & the Making of a Choreographer
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ean: 9780199959341, isbn: 019995934X,

Here is the first dual biography of the early lives of two key figures in Russian ballet: famed choreographer George Balanchine and his close childhood friend and extraordinary ballerina Liidia (Lidochka) Ivanova.Tracing the lives and friendship of t...


Screendance: Inscribing the Ephemeral Image
Screendance: Inscribing the Ephemeral Image
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ean: 9780199772629, isbn: 0199772622,

The relationship between the practice of dance and the technologies of representation has excited artists since the advent of film. Dancers, choreographers, and directors are increasingly drawn to screendance, the practice of capturing dance as a mov...


Ravel the Decadent: Memory, Sublimation, and Desire
Ravel the Decadent: Memory, Sublimation, and Desire
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ean: 9780199735372, isbn: 0199735379,

The music of Maurice Ravel (1875-1937), beloved by musicians and audiences since its debut, has been a difficult topic for scholars. The traditional stylistic categories of impressionism, symbolism, and neoclassicism, while relevant, have offered too...


Second Skin: Josephine Baker & the Modern Surface
Second Skin: Josephine Baker & the Modern Surface
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mpn: 25 illustrations, ean: 9780199988167, isbn: 0199988161,

Through the figure of Josephine Baker, Second Skin tells the story of an unexpected yet enduring intimacy between the invention of a modernist style and the theatricalization of black skin at the turn of the twentieth century. Stepping outside of the...


Rethinking Debussy
Rethinking Debussy
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mpn: 94 musical examples; 15 illustrations, ean: 9780199755646, isbn: 0199755647,

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Nutritional Anthropology: Biocultural Perspectives on Food and Nutrition
Nutritional Anthropology: Biocultural Perspectives on Food and Nutrition
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780199738144, isbn: 0199738149,

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Revised for the first time in ten years, the second edition of Nutritional Anthropology: Biocultural Perspectives on Food and Nutrition continues to blend biological and cultural approaches to this dynamic discipline. While this revision maintains th...


The Pop, Rock, and Soul Reader: Histories and Debates
The Pop, Rock, and Soul Reader: Histories and Debates
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ean: 9780199811700, isbn: 0199811709,

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Featuring over 100 readings from a wide range of sources and writers, The Pop, Rock, and Soul Reader, Third Edition, provides a rich and engaging introduction to the development of American popular music and the important social and cultural issues r...


Camille Saint-Saëns 1835-1921: A Thematic Catalogue of his Complete Works, Volume I: The Instrumental Works (Camille Saint-Saens)
Camille Saint-Saëns 1835-1921: A Thematic Catalogue of his Complete Works, Volume I: The Instrumental Works (Camille Saint-Saens)
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mpn: 8pp halftone plates an numerous music ex, ean: 9780198163206, isbn: 0198163207,

Camille Saint-Saëns 1835-1921: A Thematic Catalogue of his Complete Works defines the achievement of this great French composer. All his musical works are presented: the well-recognized masterpieces, the childhood sketches, the unpublished compositi...


The Mahler Companion
The Mahler Companion
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mpn: 33 text illustrations, numerous music ex, ean: 9780198163763, isbn: 0198163762,

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The Mahler Companion consists of a collection of original essays on Mahler written especially for the occasion by Mahler specialists from around the world. It addresses all parts of his life and work-- symphonies, songs and song-cycles (each of which...


Classical Form: A Theory of Formal Functions for the Instrumental Music of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven
Classical Form: A Theory of Formal Functions for the Instrumental Music of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven
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mpn: 2 line illustrations, numerous music exa, ean: 9780195143997, isbn: 019514399X,

Building on ideas first advanced by Arnold Schoenberg and later developed by Erwin Ratz, this book introduces a new theory of form for instrumental music in the classical style. The theory provides a broad set of principles and a comprehensive method...


Groove Music: The Art and Culture of the Hip-Hop DJ
Groove Music: The Art and Culture of the Hip-Hop DJ
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ean: 9780195331110, isbn: 0195331117,

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It's all about the scratch in Groove Music, award-winning music historian Mark Katz's groundbreaking book about the figure that defined hip-hop: the DJ. Today hip-hop is a global phenomenon, and the sight and sound of DJs mixing and scratching is fam...


A Companion to Mozart's Piano Concertos (Clarendon Paperbacks)
A Companion to Mozart's Piano Concertos (Clarendon Paperbacks)
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mpn: music examples, ean: 9780198167082, isbn: 0198167083,

In the words of Alfred Einstein, this classic study of Mozart's piano concertos is 'full of penetrating remarks not only about the piano concerto but about Mozart's art in general'. It is reissued here with a new introduction by noted Mozart scholar ...


Mozart Studies 2
Mozart Studies 2
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mpn: plates, line figures, music examples, ta, ean: 9780198163435, isbn: 0198163436,

Published to complement Mozart Studies (published in 1991), Mozart Studies 2 offers a forum for the most important trends in recent Mozart scholarship, including substantial contributions in gender and genre studies, close readings of individual work...


Beethoven's Piano Sonata in E, Op. 109 (Studies In Musical Genesis, Structure, and Interpretation)
Beethoven's Piano Sonata in E, Op. 109 (Studies In Musical Genesis, Structure, and Interpretation)
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mpn: 8 pp plates, music examples, ean: 9780193153325, isbn: 0193153327,

In his thorough analytical study of Beethoven's Piano Sonata in E, Op. 109, Nicholas Marston suggests a unique way of understanding this important work. The book provides an exhaustive study of its sources and an analytical approach to the structure ...


Strategies for Teaching Strings: Building a Successful String and Orchestra Program
Strategies for Teaching Strings: Building a Successful String and Orchestra Program
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ean: 9780199857227, isbn: 0199857229,

Strategies for Teaching Strings: Building a Successful String and Orchestra Program, Second Edition, is an essential guide for prospective, novice, and experienced string teachers alike. Now featuring an integrated DVD, this comprehensive text provid...



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