Connect for Experience Music, a new web-based assignment and assessment platform, gives students the means to better connect with their coursework, their instructors, and with the important concepts that they will need to know for success in Music Appreciation.
3 audio CDs packaged with the text at no additional cost. The CDs include the key works discussed in the featured listening sections of the text. An additional set of 3 audio CDs is available for optional student purchase (and free to adopting instructors).
New “MusiCurious” boxes These replace what were called “Live Experience” boxes in previous editions. The new boxes are presented in a Q&A format and meant to address questions that students have posed to the author over the course of the author’s teaching career.
New recordings and revised Listening Guides for several pieces, including Claudio Monteverdi, “Tu se’ morta” (“You Are Dead”) from Orfeo; George Frideric Handel’s Messiah, Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre’s “Aria,” from Sonata in D Minor for Violin and Basso Continuo; Clara Wieck Schumann’s “Leibst du um Schönheit”; Franz Liszt’s Transcendental Étude No. 10 in F minor; Stephen Foster’s “Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair”; Scott Joplin’s “Maple Leaf Rag”; and "Srepegan (slendro nim)" by the Wayang kulit and dance repertoire.
New “Further Listening" suggestions at the ends of chapters.
New look! including new design, trim size, and new images throughout the text.
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