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An introduction to music / Martin Bernstein, Martin Picker.

; Picker, Martin, author
4th ed.. Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, [1972] .
ISBN 0134895592, 9780134895598, 0134895599

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
MT6 .B45 1972 Available Request
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MT6 .B53 1972 Off-site
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Other Authors Picker, Martin,
Subjects Music appreciation.
Musique -- Appréciation.
Description xvi, 682 pages : illustrations, portraits, music, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents An approach to music -- The characteristics of a musical tone -- Musical instruments -- Rhythm and melody -- Polyphony and harmony -- Form -- Style in music -- Medieval chant -- The evolution of polyphony -- The Renaissance -- The Baroque epoch -- Johann Sebastian Bach -- George Frideric Handel -- The Classic era -- Gluck and the reform of the opera -- Joseph Haydn -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Ludwig van Beethoven -- Romanticism in music -- Franz Schubert -- Carl Maria von Weber -- Felix Mendelssohn -- Robert Schumann -- Frédéric Chopin -- Hector Berlioz -- Franz Liszt -- Italian opera of the early nineteenth century -- Italian opera of the late nineteenth century -- Richard Wagner -- Johannes Brahms -- Nationalism in music -- Russian nationalism -- French music of the late nineteenth century -- Post-Wagnerian music in Germany and Austria -- Claude Debussy -- Modern music -- Igor Stravinsky -- Béla Bartók -- Arnold Schoenberg -- Berg and Webern -- Nationalism and neo-classicism -- Modern American music -- The new music.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)341166
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WorldCat Identities Bernstein, Martin, 1904-1999.
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