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Gioachino Rossini's The Barber of Seville

Gioachino Rossini's The Barber of Seville

Hilary Poriss

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190299637
eISBN:
9780190299675
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190299637.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera

Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville surveys the opera’s fascinating performance history, mapping out the myriad changes that have affected the work since its premiere, exploring many of the ... More

Love DancesLoss and Mourning in Intercultural Collaboration

Love Dances: Loss and Mourning in Intercultural Collaboration

SanSan Kwan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197514559
eISBN:
9780197514597
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197514559.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Our current geopolitical moment is characterized by shockingly aggressive forms of xenophobia and racism. This alarming, though not new, predicament compels us to seek creative modes for resisting ... More

Pick a Pocket Or TwoA History of British Musical Theatre

Pick a Pocket Or Two: A History of British Musical Theatre

Ethan Mordden

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780190877958
eISBN:
9780190877989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877958.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

This book tells the full history of the British musical, from The Beggar's Opera (1728) to the present, by isolating the unique qualities of the form and its influence on the American model. To place ... More

Integrating STEM with MusicUnits, Lessons, and Adaptations for K-12

Integrating STEM with Music: Units, Lessons, and Adaptations for K-12

Shawna Longo and Zachary Gates

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197546772
eISBN:
9780197546819
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546772.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This book explores how science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (or STEM) initiatives are becoming more common in our educational system while depicting what it means to teach not only the ... More

The Presence of the PastTemporal Experience and the New Hollywood Soundtrack

The Presence of the Past: Temporal Experience and the New Hollywood Soundtrack

Daniel Bishop

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780190932688
eISBN:
9780190932725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190932688.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

In the tumultuous era of the late sixties and early seventies, several currents of American art and culture coalesced around a broad sensibility that foregrounded and explored the immediacy of lived ... More

The Mind's EarExercises for Improving the Musical Imagination for Performers, Composers, and Listeners

The Mind's Ear: Exercises for Improving the Musical Imagination for Performers, Composers, and Listeners

Bruce Adolphe

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197576311
eISBN:
9780197576359
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197576311.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

The Mind’s Ear is a unique and fun series of games, exercises, and essays designed to inspire musical creativity and spark the imagination of musicians and music students at all levels. An invaluable ... More

Spectral Music DesignA Computational Approach

Spectral Music Design: A Computational Approach

Victor Lazzarini

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197524015
eISBN:
9780197524053
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197524015.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This volume offers a complete guide to a computational approach to spectral music-making. It provides, in a stepwise manner, a [ ] to the signal processing techniques and their application to ... More

Composing with Constraints100 Practical Exercises in Music Composition

Composing with Constraints: 100 Practical Exercises in Music Composition

Jorge Variego

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190057237
eISBN:
9780197599068
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190057237.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Designed for undergraduate and graduate music students, Composing with Constraints provides 100 self-contained exercises to help develop the craft of music composition through rigorous guidelines ... More

Honoring Trans and Gender-Expansive Students in Music Education

Honoring Trans and Gender-Expansive Students in Music Education

Matthew L. Garrett and Joshua Palkki

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197506592
eISBN:
9780197506639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197506592.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

Trans and gender-expansive (TGE) youth deserve safe and empowering spaces to engage in high-quality school music experiences. Supportive music teachers ensure that all students have access to ... More

Rock and RhapsodiesThe Music of Queen

Rock and Rhapsodies: The Music of Queen

Nick Braae

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197526736
eISBN:
9780197526774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526736.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Popular

Rock and Rhapsodies is the first book-length musicological study of British rock band Queen. It primarily addresses the material written, recorded, and released between 1973 and 1991. The text ... More

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