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Music: A Social Experience, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Steven Cornelius, Mary Natvig

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Oct 3, 2011

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For one semester/quarter undergraduate-level courses in Music Appreciation.

 

Music: A Social Experience presents different contexts and ways for students to think about music. Cornelius and Natvig provide active music listening exercises and narratives that aims 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 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.

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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$45.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-601756-1