<span style="color:red">Listening To Western Music</span>
Publication Date: March 31, 2010 | ISBN-10: 1439083479 | ISBN-13: 978-1439083475 | Edition: 6
The brief volume of the first thirty-six chapters focuses on Western (or classical) music, which includes the first six parts of LISTENING TO MUSIC, Sixth Edition.
"The listening guides are a decided strength and are masterfully conceived and executed."
"Strengths: 1. Wright has written with extreme clarity. He doesnÂ't waste words or indulge in scholarly "overkill. 2. He has done a good job of relating musical forms and styles to popular music forms. Of particular note are the examples of the Sting rondo and Elton JohnÂ's use of basso ostinato (would it be possible to have those pieces included on the CDs? I fear that I donÂ't own either of...