Princeton University Library Catalog

A history of western music / Donald Jay Grout, Claude V. Palisca.

Author:
Grout, Donald Jay [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Norton, c2001.
Εdition:
6th ed.
Description:
xvi, 843 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), music ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • 1. Musical Life and Thought in Ancient Greece and Rome -- 2. Chant and Secular Song in the Middle Ages -- 3. The Beginnings of Polyphony and the Music of the Thirteenth Century -- 4. French and Italian Music in the Fourteenth Century -- 5. England and the Burgundian Lands in the Fifteenth Century -- 6. The Age of the Renaissance: Music of the Low Countries -- 7. New Currents in the Sixteenth Century -- 8. Church Music of the Late Renaissance and Reformation -- 9. Music of the Early Baroque Period -- 10. Opera and Vocal Music in the Late Seventeenth Century -- 11. Instrumental Music in the Late Baroque Period -- 12. Music in the Early Eighteenth Century -- 13. Sonata, Symphony, and Opera in the Early Classic Period -- 14. The Late Eighteenth Century: Haydn and Mozart -- 15. Ludwig van Beethoven -- 16. Romanticism and Nineteenth-Century Orchestral Music -- 17. Solo, Chamber, and Vocal Music in the Nineteenth Century --
  • 18. Opera and Music Drama in the Nineteenth Century -- 19. European Music from the 1870s to World War I -- 20. The European Mainstream in the Twentieth Century -- 21. Atonality, Serialism, and Recent Developments in Twentieth-Century Europe -- 22. The American Twentieth Century.
Subject(s):
MusicHistory and criticism [Browse]
ISBN:
0393975274
LCCN:
00058411
OCLC:
44619446
Related name:
RCP:
C - S