Grove Dictionary of Music And Musicians

Stanley Sadie (Editor), John Tyrrell (Editor), «The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians»

Stanley Sadie (Editor), John Tyrrell (Editor), «The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians»
Oxford University Press | 2001 | ISBN: 0195170679 | HTML | ~25000 pages | 56 MB (453 MB uncompressed)

Since its initial publication in 1980, the Dictionary has been widely acclaimed as an indispensable resource and a classic reference. The word "updated" doesn't begin to describe the thousands of new articles, topics, cross-references, and areas of scholarship incorporated into The New Grove II. Every one of the first edition's 22,500 articles has been reviewed and revised, with thousands of articles expanded. Previously neglected or under-represented areas have been examined, explored, and explained. Movements and topics once deemed too controversial or too far from the mainstream have been added. And throughout, 6,500 new articles cover more than 5,000 years of music history, instruments, composers, institutions, performers, genres, and more. The New Grove II takes you beyond the customary and familiar into new worlds with extensive, authoritative contributions on non-Western music. From major influences, such as Latin American music, to less-examined contributions, such as Asian, sub-Saharan African, and Pacific Islander, The New Grove II presents the music, theory, instruments, and musicians that have helped to define music around the world.

A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 24, 2014
A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880)

A Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880): By Eminent Writers, English and Foreign (Cambridge Library Collection - Music) by George Grove
English | July 20, 2009 | ISBN: 1108004202 | 784 pages | PDF | 59 MB

This is a reissue of the first edition of George Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians, which has since evolved to become the largest and most authoritative work of its kind in English. The project grew in the making: the title page of Volume 1 (1879) refers to 'two volumes', but by the time Volume 4 appeared in 1889 there was also a 300-page appendix and a separate index volume.

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by kaminfo at Oct. 12, 2009
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 2

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 2
Schirmer G Books | ISBN: 0028655273 | 2002-01 | PDF | 244 pages | 23 Mb

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 1: Aalt-Cone  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by kaminfo at Oct. 12, 2009
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 1: Aalt-Cone

Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Vol. 1: Aalt-Cone
Schirmer G Books | ISBN: 0028655265 | 2001-04 | PDF | 244 pages | 32 Mb

The international cyclopedia of music and musicians  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 16, 2015
The international cyclopedia of music and musicians

The international cyclopedia of music and musicians by Oscar Thompson
English | 1975 | ISBN: 0396070051 | 2511 Pages | DJVU | 54 MB

Elgar the Music Maker (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by manamba13 at Jan. 18, 2015
Elgar the Music Maker (Repost)

Elgar the Music Maker by Diana McVeagh
English | 2007 | ISBN: 184383295X | 252 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

"The new Diana McVeagh book on Elgar is first-rate," wrote Gerald Finzi of her earlier study of the composer, published in 1955. In the completely new Elgar the Music Maker she harvests five decades of thoughts about his music, scrutinizing the biographical details that have since been discovered and using them to assess the ways in which they affect the compositions.

Essential Music Library  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by stephan89 at Nov. 14, 2015
Essential Music Library

Essential Music Library
English | 116 Files | PDF | 1.2 Gb

A wide-ranging collection of 115 valuable and insightful books concerning music in all its variety. Some special interest in classical music.

Historical Dictionary of Track and Field  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 18, 2017
Historical Dictionary of Track and Field

Historical Dictionary of Track and Field (Historical Dictionaries of Sports) by Peter Matthews
2012 | ISBN: 0810867818 | English | 350 pages | EPUB | 0.6 MB

Historical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Cinema  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 18, 2017
Historical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Cinema

Historical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Cinema (Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts) by Albert Moran, Errol Vieth
2005 | ISBN: 0810854597 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 20 MB

The New York Schools of Music and the Visual Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 24, 2017
The New York Schools of Music and the Visual Arts

The New York Schools of Music and the Visual Arts (Studies in Contemporary Music and Culture, Book 5) by Steven Johnson
English | 2001 | ISBN: 0815333641, 0415936942 | 224 pages | PDF | 16,7 MB