Listening to Music (with Introduction to Listening CD)

Listening to Music (with Introduction to Listening CD)


hearing track is designed to assist strengthen and refine the listening talents of your scholars and encourage a lifelong appreciation of tune. writer and award-winning scholar-teacher Craig Wright, who has taught track Appreciation classes for greater than 35 years, is constantly praised via reviewers and different professors for his extraordinary accuracy and his transparent, direct, conversational variety. in the course of the ebook, Wright connects with brand new scholars by means of incorporating comparisons among pop and classical tune and through the use of examples from renowned artists to demonstrate middle ideas. This chronological textual content succinctly covers conventional Western tune from medieval to fashionable, discussing examples from each one old interval inside their social contexts and the development of every piece. Later chapters hide renowned song, its influence on musical globalization, and comparisons among Western and non-Western song. hearing tune is the one textual content that gives Craig Wright's personal Listening workouts, within the e-book and on-line, which aid scholars specialise in vital musical components and episodes. A loose CD, packaged with each one published replica of the textual content, comprises all the musical examples for the half 1 listening workouts. a whole set of not obligatory on-line pupil assets comprises lively Listening courses, streaming tune, an interactive booklet, quizzing, and more--all to problem your scholars. the entire track mentioned within the textual content is additionally on hand on CD and on Sony track obtain playing cards. to be had with InfoTrac pupil Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

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