Category: Music

Download E-books Short History of English Church Music PDF

By Erik Routley, Eric Routley, Lionel Dakers

Starting from the medieval interval to the current day, it is a short background of church song because it has constructed in the course of the English culture. defined as a short trip, it offers a huge ancient survey instead of an in-depth research of the topic, and likewise predicts most probably destiny tendencies.

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Download E-books O2964 - Top-Tones for the Saxophone: Four-Octave Range PDF

By Sigurd M. Rascher

Scholars can boost their diversity with this insightful publication with textual content either in English and German. the writer makes a speciality of method and gives musical examples and workouts to assist constructing avid gamers in attaining a four-octave variety. a tremendous booklet for all saxophone scholars.

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Download E-books Singing Alexandria: Music Between Practice and Textual Transmission (Mnemosyne, Supplements) by Lucia Prauscello (2006-02-15) PDF

By Lucia Prauscello

This quantity investigates the transmission and historical reception of historic Greek texts with musical notation. It offers a reconstruction of the dynamics of reception orienting the re-use and re-shaping of musical and poetic culture within the leisure tradition of the post-classical Greek global. The examine makes complete use of literary, papyrological and epigraphic facts, and particularly encompasses a unique philological research of surviving musical papyri and in their courting to the editorial task of Alexandrian scholarship. The learn is helping to relocate musical records on the earth in their construction and reception.

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Download E-books Exploring Music Contents: 7th International Symposium, CMMR 2010, Málaga, Spain, June 21-24, 2010. Revised Papers PDF

By Simon Dixon, Matthias Mauch, Amélie Anglade (auth.), Sølvi Ystad, Mitsuko Aramaki, Richard Kronland-Martinet, Kristoffer Jensen

This ebook constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the seventh overseas Symposium on machine tune Modeling and Retrieval, CMMR 2010, held in Málaga, Spain, in June 2010. The 22 revised complete papers awarded have been especially reviewed and revised for inclusion during this lawsuits quantity. The publication is split in 5 major chapters which replicate the current demanding situations in the box of desktop track modeling and retrieval. The chapters diversity from track interplay, composition instruments and sound resource separation to information mining and song libraries. One bankruptcy can be devoted to perceptual and cognitive features which are at the moment topic to elevated curiosity within the MIR community.

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Download E-books iTake-Over: The Recording Industry in the Digital Era PDF

By David Arditi

iTake-Over: The Recording within the electronic Era sheds mild at the approach huge enterprises acceptable new applied sciences concerning recording and distribution of audio fabric to take care of their industry dominance in a capitalist method. All too in general, students have asserted too optimistically, how the increase and reign of electronic track has lowered the ability of significant list labels. In iTake-Over, song pupil David Arditi argues differently, adopting a broader standpoint via studying how the recording has reinforced copyright legislation for his or her company ends on the price of the wider public strong, which has characteristically trusted the secure harbor of reasonable use. Arditi additionally demanding situations the dominant discourse over electronic track distribution, which has mostly followed the placement that the recording has a valid declare to profitability on the detriment of a shared tradition.

iTake-Over extra particularly surveys the particular fabric results that electronic distribution has had at the undefined. so much remarkable between those is how significant checklist labels locate themselves in a much better monetary place this present day within the tune than they have been sooner than the release of Napster. Arditi contends that this is often principally due to decreased creation and distribution charges and the regular achieve in electronic tune revenues. in addition, rather than simply attempting to counteract the phenomenon of electronic distribution, the RIAA and the most important list labels embraced, after which altered, the distribution method. through the Nineties and early 2000s, the RIAA lobbied for laws, equipped applied sciences, and waged warfare within the courts as a way to form the electronic setting for tune distribution. From mp3s to the electronic Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), from the Audio domestic Recording Act (AHRA) to iTunes, the key checklist labels and the RIAA, rather than attempting to torpedo the change to electronic distribution, engineered it to their benefit—often on the fee of the general public interest.

Throughout, Arditi boldly asserts that the ocean swap to electronic track didn't ruin the recording undefined. particularly, it stands as a testomony to the recording industry’s profitable administration of this migration to electronic construction and distribution. As such, this paintings should still attract musicians and song students, political scientists and sociologists, technologists and audio pros trying to grab this awesome switch in tune creation and consumption.

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Download E-books Can I Play with Madness? Metal, Dissonance, Madness and Alienation PDF

By Colin A. McKinnon, Niall Scott, Kristen Sollee

В ноябре 2010 г. в Праге состоялось междисциплинарное научное мероприятие под названием "3rd international convention: am i able to Play with insanity? steel, Dissonance, insanity and Alienation", по итогам которого был опубликован сборник. Книга содержит 19 статей различных авторов, в основном психологов и психиатров, рассматривающих разнообразные аспекты метал-культуры с целью выяснить степень влияния увлечённости тяжёлой музыкой на психическое здоровье и благополучие человека. Затронуты как наиболее популярные в наши дни жанры тяжёлой музыки: black steel, demise steel, business steel, так и классические heavy steel и даже glam.

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Download E-books The Music of Paul Chambers PDF

By Jim Stinnett

The song of Paul Chambers is a suite of transcribed bass solos from vintage recordings by way of Miles Davis, John Coltrane, purple Garland, Lee Morgan, Sonny Rollins, Jackie McClean, et. al.

Paul Chambers' solos epitomize Be-bop at the bass. Two-thirds of this ebook is dedicated to Blues and Rhythm adjustments. Like chook, P.C.s' solos became classics to profit and cherish.

(A needs to for the intense scholar of Jazz)

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