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Oxford Companion to music.

Percy A. Scholes

Oxford Companion to music.

by Percy A. Scholes

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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The Oxford Companion To Popular Music book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Harper's has called them the best reference books i 2/5(1). Now comes the newest addition to the Companion series, The Oxford Companion to Popular Music, encompassing in one alphabetic sequence all that is notable within this vast subject, everything from jazz, reggae, blues, and calypso, to Broadway musicals, rock and roll, and country western.

First published in , The Oxford Companion to Music has been the first choice for authoritative information on all aspects of music. Now, 17 years since the last edition, the Companion is here to serve a new generation of students, teachers, performers, concert goers, record collectors, and music lovers. The Oxford Companion to the Book   Edited by Michael F. Suarez, S.J. and H. R. Woudhuysen ‘Provides a global approach to the world of the book and is, in every way, a monumental achievement’ – CHOICE.

Oxford University Press, - Music - pages 0 Reviews Comprehensive reference book provides definitions of musical terms, biographies, and synopses of opera plots among its entries. The Oxford companion to music self-indexed and with a pronouncing glossary 2d American ed., rev. and with an appendix. by Scholes, Percy Alfred. 14 Want to read; Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York [etc.].


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Oxford Companion to music by Percy A. Scholes Download PDF EPUB FB2

First published inThe Oxford Companion to Music has been the first choice for authoritative information on all aspects of music. Now, 17 years since the last edition, the Companion is here to serve a new generation of students, teachers, performers, concert goers, record collectors, and music by: Denis Arnold's two-volume edition was the first complete revision since the original Oxford Companion to Music, edited (and largely written) by Percy Scholes; it is not perfect, but I think it represents the high-water mark of the three editions/5(8).

If you want the latest articles see Grove online or the latest version of this Oxford Companion to Music (Ed Latham ). The books strength (or weakness!) is that you seem to get one mans view but meticulously researched.

The tenth edition essentially stops at so that the treatment of Jazz and more recent popular music is limited/5(10).

The Oxford Companion to Music Edited by Alison Latham This new online-only edition of The Oxford Companion to Music is a partial revision that focuses on living composers and their music, and adds some terms, works, and cross-references to the original text.

The Oxford Companion to Music (Tenth Edition, Revised & Reset) Hardcover – January 1, by Percy A. Scholes (Author), John Owen Ward (Editor)/5(10). First published inThe Oxford Companion to Music has been the first choice for authoritative information on all aspects of Oxford Companion to music.

book. Now, 17 years since the last edition, the Companion is here to serve a new generation of students, teachers, performers, concert goers, record collectors, and music : Oxford University Press. Edited by Alison Latham First published inThe Oxford Companion to Music has been the first choice for authoritative information on all aspects of music for generations of access to this acclaimed work is included with a subscription to Grove Music Online.

Newly revised for an online-only edition inthe Companion now includes new and updated biographies, with a. The Oxford Companion to the Book is the first reference work of its kind covering the broad concept of the book throughout the world from ancient to modern times.

Along with such subjects as bibliography, the history of printing, editorial theory and practice, and textual criticism, it also engages with newer disciplines such as the history of the book and the electronic book/5(6).

Oxford Companions. Oxford Companions combine the functionality of a subject dictionary with the breadth and scope of an encyclopedia. Their lively, accessible, and informative style makes them readable and entertaining, providing unique coverage of a wide variety of over 50 subjects, from music, art, and literature, to science, warfare, and wine.

The Oxford Companion to Music is one of the most famous music reference works of all time. This invaluable Companion now reappears in a completely new edition. Over a million words in length, it is the biggest, most authoritative, and most up to date single-volume music reference book available/5(3).

The Oxford Companion to Music is one of the most famous music reference works of all time. This invaluable Companion now reappears in a completely new edition. Over a million words in length, it is the biggest, most authoritative, and most up to date single-volume music reference book available/5(41).

The ninth edition of The Oxford Companion to Music, first published in and still under the control of the original editor, is authoritative, idiosyncratic and certainly of its time.

A typical example of Percy Scholes writing style can be seen in the Preface to the original edition of /5. Shostakovich (Oxford Music / Media) iPad Music School: A Hands-On Introduction to Making Music on iOS (Apptronica Music App Series Book 2) Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks in Full Score (Dover Music Scores) The Return of The King Visual Companion: The Official Illustrated.

The Oxford Companion to Music is one of the most famous music reference works of all time. This invaluable companion now reappears in a completely new edition.

Over a million words in length, it is the biggest, most authoritative, and most up-to-date, single-volume music reference book : Hardcover. Oxford University Press, - Music - pages 0 Reviews This new online-only edition of The Oxford Companion to Music is a partial revision that focuses on living composers and their music, and adds some terms, works, and cross-references to the original text.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The original `Companion' by Percy Scholes remains a favourit /5.

The New Oxford Companion to Music, Volume 1 Oxford Companions Series The New Oxford Companion to Music, Denis Arnold, ISBNEditors: Denis Arnold, Denis Midgley Arnold, Professor of Music Denis Arnold: Photographs by: Percy Alfred Scholes: Contributor: Oxford Companion to music: Edition: 11, illustrated, reprint: Publisher.

The Oxford Companion to Music is one of the most famous music reference works of all time. This invaluable Companion now reappears in a completely new edition. Over a million words in length, it is the biggest, most authoritative, and most up to date single-volume music reference book available.Author: Alison Latham; Publisher: N.A ISBN: Category: Music Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This work replaces both the single-volume Oxford Companion to Music first published inand the subsequent two-volume New Oxford Companion to Music.The Oxford companion to music: self-indexed and with a pronouncing glossary and over 1, portraits and pictures.Oxford University Press in English - 9th ed., completely rev.

and reset and with many additions to text and illus.