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The Resource Basic elements of music : a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students, Michael J. Pagliaro

Basic elements of music : a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students, Michael J. Pagliaro

Label
Basic elements of music : a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students
Title
Basic elements of music
Title remainder
a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Pagliaro
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This primer surveys the history of music and the composers who made that history; the history of instrument families and how the instruments function; an introduction to the science of sound and sound production; the various types of ensembles; and the fundamentals of music theory, form in music, musical notation, and music vocabulary."--Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pagliaro, Michael J
Dewey number
780
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML460
LC item number
.P3115 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical instruments
  • Music
  • Music
  • Musical instruments
  • MUSIC / History & Criticism
  • MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Theory
Label
Basic elements of music : a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students, Michael J. Pagliaro
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview of the history of music -- Sound production -- Non-fretted string instruments defined -- The history of non-fretted string instruments -- How non-fretted string instruments work -- Brass instruments defined -- The history of brass instruments -- How brass instruments work -- Woodwind instruments defined -- The history of woodwind instruments -- How woodwind instruments work -- Percussion instruments defined -- The history of percussion instruments -- How percussion instruments work -- Form in music -- Music theory -- Ensembles -- Anatomy of an opera -- The role of the conductor -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn925426447
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 201 pages
Isbn
9781442257788
Lccn
2015040380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o925426447
  • (OCoLC)925426447
Label
Basic elements of music : a primer for musicians, music teachers, and students, Michael J. Pagliaro
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview of the history of music -- Sound production -- Non-fretted string instruments defined -- The history of non-fretted string instruments -- How non-fretted string instruments work -- Brass instruments defined -- The history of brass instruments -- How brass instruments work -- Woodwind instruments defined -- The history of woodwind instruments -- How woodwind instruments work -- Percussion instruments defined -- The history of percussion instruments -- How percussion instruments work -- Form in music -- Music theory -- Ensembles -- Anatomy of an opera -- The role of the conductor -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn925426447
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 201 pages
Isbn
9781442257788
Lccn
2015040380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o925426447
  • (OCoLC)925426447

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