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The Musician's Guide to Fundamentals (Third Edition), Paperback, Third Edition by Clendinning, Jane Piper


Paperback: Third Edition

Publication Date: 2018-07-01
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Paperback : 448 pages
Edition: Third Edition
Author: Clendinning, Jane Piper
ISBN-10: 0393639169
ISBN-13: 9780393639162

Product Description A focused, musical approach to fundamentals, online or in-person Reorganized and streamlined, the third edition of The Musician’s Guide to Fundamentals features a new, laser focus on the core concepts of music fundamentals. The text features NEW online resources―including formative quizzes and a self-grading workbook―while retaining the Musician’s Guide’s emphasis on real music from Bach to Broadway, Mozart to Katy Perry. About the Author Jane Piper Clendinning is professor of music theory at the Florida State University College of Music. She has published articles reflecting her interests in the history of theory, theory and analysis of twentieth-century music, computer pitch recognition, and computer applications in music. Her current research interests include theory and analysis of popular and world musics. She has served as the chair of the Advanced Placement Music Theory Test Development Committee and as an AP reader, and is a regular consultant at AP workshops and summer Institutes. Elizabeth West Marvin is professor of music theory and former dean of academic affairs at the Eastman School of Music. She has published in the areas of music cognition, music theory pedagogy, theory and analysis of atonal music, contour theory, history of theory, and analysis and performance. She is past president of the Society for Music Theory and is currently co-chair of the Advanced Placement Music Theory Test Development Committee. Marvin is the 2012 recipient of the Gail Boyd de Stwolinski Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Music Theory Teaching and Scholarship. Joel Phillips is professor of music theory and composition at Westminster Choir College of Rider University and recipient of its Distinguished Teaching Award. His compositions are published by G. Schirmer, Transcontinental, GIA, and Shawnee Press. A member of the editorial review board of the Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy, Phillips served for five years as chief faculty consultant for the Advanced Placement Examination in Music Theory. He has also served as president of the Music Theory Society of the Mid-Atlantic.

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