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Music : A Social Experience

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1st
ISBN13:

9780136017509

ISBN10:
0136017509
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Paperback
Pub. Date:
9/19/2011
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Pearson
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SEE the songs and stories of music as you've never HEARD them before   An integrated textbook which traces the societal impact of music and provides wonderful listening features   Music: A Social Experience  presents different contexts and ways for students to think about music. Authors Steve Cornelius and Mary Natvig provide active music listening exercises and narratives that aim to promote the student's social and cultural awareness through musical knowledge. The organization of the text is aimed at introducing themes and subjects that influence the musical experience in today's world. By introducing musical elements, social factors, lively narratives and innovative activities, the student is given the tools to form a personal appreciation and understanding of the power of music. The book is paired with MySearchLab, featuring listening guides with streaming audio, short texts on special topics, and sample recordings and notation to illustrate basic concepts in music.   Teaching and Learning Experience   Personalize Learning-MySearchLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals.   Improve Active Listening-The authors bring the music to the foreground for the student, helping students listen to and analyze the music.   Engage Students-Music: A Social Experienceintroduces students to major topics (music in war; music and worship; music and gender) as a means of introducing them to a wide variety of listening experiences.  This topical approach will engage students in learning by showing them how musicians in different musical styles and from different eras addressed similar themes.   Support Instructors-Supported by the best instructor resources on the market; MySearchLab, an Instructor's Manual, and PowerPoint slides.   Note: MySearchLabdoes no come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab, please visitwww.MySearchLab.comor you can purchase a valuepack of the text + MySearchLab(VP ISBN-10: 0205245226, VP ISBN-13: 9780205245222)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface

 

Music Fundamentals                                                                                                                                        

Chapter 1. Experiencing Music

Chapter 2. Listening to Music

Chapter 3. Three Listening Examples

           

Musical Identities

Chapter 4. Music and Ethnicity

Chapter 5. Music and Gender

Chapter 6. Music and Spirituality

 

Musical Intersections

Chapter 7. Music and Politics

Chapter 8. Music and War

Chapter 9. Music and Love    

                   

Musical Narratives

Chapter 10. Music and Broadway

Chapter 11. Music and Film

Chapter 12. Music and Dance

Chapter 13. Music and Concert



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