The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music History (Complete Idiot's Guides (Lifestyle Paperback))

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Music History (Complete Idiot's Guides (Lifestyle Paperback))

Michael Miller


A superbly composed trip via song history!

tune heritage is a required direction for all song scholars. regrettably, the common track background booklet is dry and educational, concentrating on rote memorization of significant composers and works. This leads many to imagine that the subject is dull, yet bestselling writer Michael Miller proves that isn’t so. This consultant makes song historical past attention-grabbing and enjoyable, for either track scholars and older tune lovers.

• Covers greater than Western “classical” music—also comprises non-Western tune and uniquely American varieties equivalent to jazz
• greater than simply names and dates—puts musical advancements in context with key ancient occasions

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