Contemporary Musicians And Their Music

The Twisted Muse: Musicians and Their Music in the Third Reich

The Twisted Muse: Musicians and Their Music in the Third Reich by Michael H. Kater
English | Apr 22, 1999 | ISBN: 0195132424 | 344 Pages | PDF | 23 MB

Is music removed from politics? To what ends, beneficent or malevolent, can music and musicians be put? In short, when human rights are grossly abused and politics turned to fascist demagoguery, can art and artists be innocent?
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work (repost)

Geoff Hamilton, Brian Jones, "Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work"
2010 | ISBN: 0816075786 | 428 pages | PDF | 10,5 MB

Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work is an invaluable guide to English-language fiction writers born after 1959 and their best work. Coverage includes some of the most vital and appealing writers working today, such as Chang-rae Lee, Michael Chabon, Zadie Smith, and Dave Eggers. Containing more than 200 entries written by literary scholars, this resource provides a comprehensive overview of the best writers and works of the current English-speaking literary world.
My Music Is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940 (Latinos in American Society & Culture)

My Music Is My Flag: Puerto Rican Musicians and Their New York Communities, 1917-1940 (Latinos in American Society & Culture)
University of California Press | Routledge | 304 pages | 1997 | ISBN: 0520208900 | PDF | 1 mb

Puerto Rican music in New York is given center stage in Ruth Glasser's original and lucid study.
Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music [Repost]

Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music by Charles Alexander
English | Dec. 1, 2002 | ISBN: 0879307285 | 192 Pages | EPUB | 7.2 MB
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work (repost)

Geoff Hamilton, Brian Jones, "Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0816075786 | 428 pages | PDF | 10,5 MB
Demonic Possession and Exorcism in Early Modern England: Contemporary Texts and their Cultural Contexts

Philip C. Almond - Demonic Possession and Exorcism in Early Modern England: Contemporary Texts and their Cultural Contexts
Published: 2007-08-20 | ISBN: 0521037123, 0521813239 | PDF | 416 pages | 2.01 MB
Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music (Repost)

Charles Alexander, "Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music"
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0879307285 | EPUB | 192 pages | 7,3 MB
Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music

Charles Alexander "Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music "
2003 | ISBN: 0879307285 | EPUB | 192 pages | 7,3 MB

Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work  

Posted by tot167 at June 14, 2010
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work

Geoff Hamilton, Brian Jones, "Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work"
Facts on File | 2010 | ISBN: 0816075786 | 428 pages | PDF | 10,5 MB
Harmonious Triads: Physicists, Musicians, and Instrument Makers in Nineteenth-Century Germany (repost)

Harmonious Triads: Physicists, Musicians, and Instrument Makers in Nineteenth-Century Germany
The MIT Press | December 1, 2006 | ISBN-10: 0262101165 | 368 pages | PDF | 2.9 Mb

Historically, music was long classified as both art and science. Aspects of music—from the mathematics of tuning to the music of the celestial spheres—were primarily studied as science until the seventeenth century. In the nineteenth century, although scientists were less interested in the music of the spheres than the natural philosophers of earlier centuries, they remained committed to understanding the world of performing musicians and their instruments.