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Author Borroff, Edith, 1925-
Title The music of the baroque.
Imprint Dubuque, Iowa : W.C. Brown Co., [1970]

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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  ML193 .B67    AVAILABLE  
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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  ML193 .B67    AVAILABLE  
Subject Music -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Description xiv, 150 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, music ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Note Also issued online.
Contents 1; At the edge of a new style : The Renaissance heritage ; Polyphonic forms ; The consort ; A polar texture ; At the end of the Renaissance -- 2. The new style in Italy : Monody ; Basso continuo ; Monodic music -- 3. Solo airs, spiritual song, and the theatrical spectacle : International types ; England ; France ; Germany -- 4. New types of music for voice : A new ideal of melody ; Tone quality ; voice and violin ; The cantata in Italy ; The cantata in other countries ; Large choral works -- 5. New types of music for instruments : Overture, Ritornello, and Intermezzo ; Solo sonata ; Trio sonata ; Concerto Grosso -- 6. The Baroque ideal reaches new heights : A world exploring ; Musical excitement: the beat ; Common coin ; Baroque theory ; Embellishment -- Continuing the older traditions : Lute and guitar music ; Wind music ; Vocal music -- Music in America : Indians and settlers ; Salon ; Sacred music -- Keyboard music : Renaissance types ; The German organ school ; The French harpsichord school ; German keyboard music ; The British spinet ; The Italian school -- 10. Opera at the end of the Baroque : The Italians-operatic masters of Europe ; Reactions to grand opera -- 11. Other forms at the end of the Baroque : Sonata and cantata ; Concerto grosso ; Solo concerto ; Chamber concerto ; Concerto ripieno -- 12. At the edge of a new style : A new generation is ready ; The spirit of the Baroque.
ISBN 0697034003
9780697034007
OCLC # 100041
Additional Format Online version: Borroff, Edith, 1925- Music of the baroque. Dubuque, Iowa, W.C. Brown Co. [1970] (OCoLC)593035104.