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Action

Robert Toft.

in With Passionate Voice

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music; Music Theory and Analysis. 6465 words.

The art of speaking and singing well could not reach perfection if it lacked action, that is, elegant hand gestures combined with natural motions of the head and the body, as well as a...

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Advances in Quasi-experimental Methods

Peter Miksza and Kenneth Elpus.

in Design and Analysis for Quantitative Research in Music Education

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 8326 words.

Although the primacy of the randomized experiment is often thought of as sacrosanct, in education research—and in music education research in particular—random assignment is often...

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Affetto cantando and Consort Singing in Italy

Robert Toft.

in With Passionate Voice

January 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music; Music Theory and Analysis. 7005 words.

This chapter discusses the application of the persuasive style of singing in Italy, particularly the method of consort singing espoused by Nicola Vicentino in 1555 and the affetto cantando ...

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Air de Cour

Michael Bane.

in Music

P ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 8554 words.

The air de cour (courtly song) is a genre of secular vocal music produced in France during the late 16th and first half of the 17th century. The term first appeared in a collection of...

Akira Ifukube

Brooke McCorkle.

in Music

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 4633 words.

Akira Ifukube (b. 31 May 1914–d. 8 February 2006) was among the most prolific and popular Japanese composers of the 20th century. Ifukube’s life and music illustrate the progress of...

Alban Berg

David Headlam.

in Music

P ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7176 words.

Alban Berg (b. 1885–d. 1935) was the youngest of three composers, along with his teacher Arnold Schoenberg and colleague Anton von Webern, known as the “Second Viennese School.” The three...

Albert Roussel

Brian Hart.

in Music

P ublished online February 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 23741 words.

“In expressing my thought clearly, I sought only to serve my art. I hope I have succeeded. That’s the only recompense I desire” (Hoérée 1938, p. 119, cited under Studies by Roussel’s...

Alchemies of Sanctioned Value

Martin Scherzinger.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 9582 words.

The idea of intellectual property (IP) has been hotly debated in theoretical and practical disciplines reaching far beyond the domain of legal scholarship. Should creative and innovative...

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Alfred Schnittke

Peter Schmelz.

in Music

P ublished online February 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7648 words.

Alfred Schnittke (Al’fred Garrievič Šnitke, b. 1934–d. 1998), a composer of Jewish-German ancestry born in Russia, became one of the most recorded and performed composers writing in the...

American Country Music

Travis Stimeling.

in Music

P ublished online June 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 17556 words.

What is now known as “country music” in the United States, Canada, and much of Europe has gone by a variety of monikers since the first recordings of the genre were made in the early...