November 17, 2017

Download Samson (1743), An Oratorio: For SATBB Solo, SATB by George Frideric Handel PDF

By George Frideric Handel

instantly after the Messiah — which was once created within the twenty 4 days from Augus 22 to September 14, 1742 — Handel complicated to the composition of Samson. The graduation of the paintings isn't dated; yet by means of September 29, fourteen days after the completeion of Messiah, the 1st act used to be accomplished; the second one act was once entire via October eleven, and the paintings was once accomplished on Octber 29, 1741. Handel's maximum oratorios have been produced jointly in ten successive weeks.

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November 17, 2017

Download Variations, Rondos and Other Works for Piano (Dover Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart PDF

By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The splendor, grace, and readability of Mozart's piano tune has charmed generations of song fans. Now 37 of the composer's pleasant piano items were amassed during this appealing quantity, reproduced from the authoritative Breitkopf & Härtel version. one of the decisions are:
Variations on "Mio caro Andone" via Salieri, K.180/173c
Variations on "Je suis Lindor" by means of Baudron, ok. 354/299a
Variations on "Ah vous dirai-je, maman," okay. 265/300e
Variations on "La belle françoise," K.353/300f
Variations on "Salve tu, Domine" by way of Paisiello, ok. 398/416e
Variations on "Unser dummer Pöbel meint" through Gluck, K.455
Variations on a Minuet via Duport, K.573
Rondo in D significant, K.485
Rondo in A Minor, K.511
Minuet in G significant, K.1/1e
Minuet in F significant, K.2
Minuet in D significant, K.355/576b
Allegro in B-flat significant, K.3
Allegro in B-flat significant, K.400/372a
Allegro in G Minor, K.312/590d
Fugue in G Minor, K.401/3753
Fugue in E-flat significant, K.153/375f
Fugue in G Minor, K.154/385k
Capriccio in C significant, K.395/300g
Allegro and Andante, K.533
Adagio in B Minor, K.540
Gigue in G significant, K.574
… and more.

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November 17, 2017

Download Oscar Peterson - A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra Songbook: by Oscar Peterson PDF

By Oscar Peterson

(Artist Transcriptions). Matching note-for-note piano transcriptions to the album of an identical identify that includes Peterson's interpretations of 12 Sinatra criteria. comprises: All of Me * The beginning of the Blues * Come Dance with Me * How approximately You? * i am getting a Kick Out of You * It occurred in Monterey * simply in Time * Learnin' the Blues * Saturday evening (Is the Loneliest evening of the Week) * (Love Is) The smooth catch * Witchcraft * you're making Me think So Young.

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November 17, 2017

Download Silk and Bamboo Music in Shanghai: The Jiangnan Sizhu by J Lawrence Witzleben PDF

By J Lawrence Witzleben

"Of all of the world's significant musical cultures, that of China could be the least completely understood and typically misunderstood by means of Western students and tune lovers,"writes J. Lawrence Witzleben. Witzleben provides to the knowledge of this musical tradition with the 1st book-length learn of 1 of China's such a lot influential nearby musical traditions. the 1st Western ethnomusicologist admitted to a chinese language conservatory, Witzleben offers a multifaceted learn, in keeping with greater than years of fieldwork within the early 1900s, of "silk and bamboo" string and wind track (Jiangnan sizhu) in Shanghai. even if Jiangnan sizhu is a neighborhood culture, loved by means of just a small a part of the inhabitants, an indepth examine it unearths a lot approximately chinese language musical tradition. Jiangnan sizhu is deeply rooted in way of life, and those that practice and luxuriate in it characterize a huge spectrum of chinese language society. it's cultivated as an beginner artwork, yet a lot of its performers are heavily tied to the pro musical group. And even though it is a nearby style, it's been hugely influential within the improvement of latest solo and ensemble tune for chinese language tools. via his diversified studies as scholar, performer, and participant-observer, Witzleben is ready to current and talk about the views of musicians in Shanghai and of chinese language students and academics, in addition to these of a Western-trained ethnomusicologist. the result's a complete knowing of Jiangnan sizhu its musical sounds and ideas; the folks who play, train, and research the song; and the surroundings within which it truly is and has been performed, heard, and discussed.

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November 17, 2017

Download Musimathics: The Mathematical Foundations of Music (MIT by Gareth Loy PDF

By Gareth Loy

"Mathematics will be as easy as buzzing a music, for those who recognize the tune," writes Gareth Loy. In Musimathics, Loy teaches us the song, supplying a pleasant and lively travel of the maths of tune -- a common sense, self-contained advent for the nonspecialist reader. it's designed for musicians who locate their paintings more and more mediated by means of expertise, and for somebody who's drawn to the intersection of paintings and science.In quantity 1, Loy offers the fabrics of tune (notes, durations, and scales); the actual houses of track (frequency, amplitude, length, and timbre); the notion of track and sound (how we hear); and song composition. Calling himself "a composer seduced into mathematics," Loy presents solutions to foundational questions about the math of tune accessibly but conscientiously. The examples given are all functional difficulties in tune and audio.Additional fabric are available at http://www.musimathics.com.

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November 17, 2017

Download Buddy Guy Anthology Songbook (Guitar Recorded Versions) by Buddy Guy PDF

By Buddy Guy

(Guitar Recorded Versions). includes 20 of the bluesmaster's classics transcribed be aware for notice with guitar tab: Are You wasting Your brain? * Blues at My Baby's condo * Buddy's Blues (Buddy's Boogie) * rattling correct, i have the Blues * First Time I Met the Blues * 5 lengthy Years * I odor a Rat * simply enjoying My awl * depart My woman on my own * enable Me Love You child * a guy and the Blues * guy of Many phrases * Mary Had a bit Lamb * middle of the night educate * My Time After Awhile * $100 invoice * Rememberin' Stevie * She matches Me to a Tee * She's available in the market someplace * Stone Crazy.

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November 17, 2017

Download The Definitive Jazz Collection Songbook (Definitive by Hal Leonard PDF

By Hal Leonard

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). A once-in-a-lifetime number of 88 of the best jazz songs ever compiled into one quantity. contains piano/vocal/guitar preparations of: Ain't Misbehavin' * all the pieces you're * Birdland * physique and Soul * A Foggy Day * woman From Ipanema * here is That wet Day * the woman Is a Tramp * Love on the market * Mercy, Mercy, Mercy * dead night sunlight * Moonlight in Vermont * evening and Day * Skylark * Stormy climate * candy Georgia Brown.

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November 17, 2017

Download Dead Composers, Living Audiences: The Situation of Classical by Gerald L. Phillips PDF

By Gerald L. Phillips

during this well-written paintings, the writer argues that the current state of affairs concerning the track of the classical culture is essentially untenable. whereas swap is, in fact, inevitable, the writer posits that lecturers of the classical track culture, still, have an ethical accountability to do up to attainable to recommend and paintings towards targets that might hasten and so much definitely impact the path of switch. the writer believes that the current dating among the song of the Western classical culture and the tradition of the current is an dangerous one. The tune of lifeless composers contains the overpowering preponderance of song heard this present day, in particular within the better venues resembling symphony halls and opera homes. particularly, the writer argues that we needs to advertise and supply for (at least) an equivalent position in our instructing, recordings, and performances for the song of composers who're dwelling on the time we adopt those actions. He extra advocates that this isn't easily a question of foreign money, it's a topic of cultural vibrancy—even survival—and it truly is a moral and aesthetic crisis towards which we needs to direct our such a lot severe awareness and energy. As either a singer and a instructor, the writer gives you a powerful point of view during this ebook. He additionally brings the real insights of others from different fields resembling literature, philosophy, and theater. The author’s discussions revolve round the scenario of classical song, a scenario that during some ways exemplifies the slow transformation of the explanation of the realm, into the unconventional commodification of the area. This consequence should be proven to be in detail associated with moral and aesthetic matters, on the way to be built by way of a longer attention of the clash among the rational and the a-rational because it performs itself out in contrasts among song, paintings, and literature, and technology and philosophy. The publication delves into the matter of training song, really the issues often handled within the instructing studio. lecturers of the Western tune culture have built attempted and precise innovations for facing those difficulties as they ensue in instructing, typically via supporting scholars towards an figuring out of old, musical, technical and stylistic difficulties, between a bunch of others. those “common” difficulties of training are, in spite of the fact that, symptomatic of very deep, complex, and endemic philosophical concerns that experience, to date, been insufficiently mentioned in a sort that would be helpful to academics, performers, and fanatics of the tune of the Western classical track culture. the main precise contribution of those discussions is the research into what's now not mentioned to any intensity in pedagogy books––what lies at the back of or underneath those in general skilled difficulties. it is a serious ebook for collections in music.

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