OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Arts & Recreation

The Sweet Penance of Music: Musical Life in Colonial Santiago de Chile

ISBN : 9780190940218

Price(incl.tax): 
¥15,246
Author: 
Alejandro Vera
Pages
456 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Dec 2020
Series
Currents in Latin American & Iberian Music
A monumental study of musical practices in 18th century Santiago de Chile, and the only English-language monograph about Chilean colonial music, A Sweet Penance of Music offers a comprehensive view of ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
217 x 281 mm
Pub date
Mar 2014
Electronic music instruments werent called synthesizers until the 1950s, but their lineage began in 1919 with Russian inventor Lev Sergeyevich Termen's development of the Etherphone, now known as the ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Theater of Experiment: Staging Natural Philosophy in Eighteenth-Century Britain

ISBN : 9780190269715

Price(incl.tax): 
¥14,168
Author: 
Al Coppola
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
The first book-length study of the relationship between science and theater during the long eighteenth century in Britain, The Theater of Experiment explores the crucial role of spectacle in the estab ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Transformation of Black Music: The Rhythms, the Songs, and the Ships of the African Diaspora

ISBN : 9780195307245

Price(incl.tax): 
¥7,854
Author: 
Sam Floyd; Melanie Zeck; Guthrie Ramsey
Pages
280 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
Powerful and embracive, The Transformation of Black Music explores the full spectrum of black musics over the past thousand years as Africans and their descendants have traveled around the globe makin ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Tyrant-Slayers of Ancient Athens: A Tale of Two Statues

ISBN : 9780190663568

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,995
Author: 
Vincent Azoulay ; Paul Cartledge ; Janet Lloyd
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
This investigation relies on a rash bet: to write the biography of two of the most famous statues in Antiquity, the Tyrannicides. Representing the murderers of the tyrant Hipparchus in full action, t ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Unorthodox Guitar: A Guide to Alternative Performance Practice

ISBN : 9780199381852

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,687
Author: 
Mike Frengel
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
216 x 279 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
The Unorthodox Guitar: A Guide to Alternative Performance Practice is a comprehensive resource for experimentally minded guitarists and composers wishing to write for or perform on the instrument in n ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Viennese Minor-Key Symphony in the Age of Haydn and Mozart

ISBN : 9780199349678

Price(incl.tax): 
¥13,398
Author: 
Matthew Riley
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Jun 2014
In late eighteenth-century Vienna and the surrounding Habsburg territories, over 50 minor-key symphonies by at least 11 composers were written. These include some of the best-known works of the sympho ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Way of Cane: The Science, Craft, and Art of Bassoon Reed-making

ISBN : 9780190919610

Price(incl.tax): 
¥15,246
Author: 
Eric Arbiter
Pages
364 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
As the sound-producing mechanism for the bassoon, the reed is a vital component in the sound of the entire instrument. While pre-manufactured reeds are widely available for purchase at music stores, t ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The Way of Cane: The Science, Craft, and Art of Bassoon Reed-making

ISBN : 9780190919627

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,390
Author: 
Eric Arbiter
Pages
364 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
As the sound-producing mechanism for the bassoon, the reed is a vital component in the sound of the entire instrument. While pre-manufactured reeds are widely available for purchase at music stores, t ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details

The William Walton Reader: The genesis, performance, and publication of his works

ISBN : 9780193414662

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,016
Author: 
David Lloyd-Jones
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
189 x 246 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
Based on research from all 24 volumes of the William Walton Edition, this detailed and updated account covers the genesis, performance, and publication of the works of one of Britainas leading compose ... Read more

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

This item is available through your usual bookshop or bookseller

See details