A history of singing / John Potter and Neil Sorrell.
- ISBN: 9780521817059
- ISBN: 0521817056
- Description: vii, 349 p. ; 23 cm.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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- 1 copy at Gordon College.
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Gordon College||Stack Level 3||ML 1400 .P67 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-338) and index.
|Contents Note:|| Imagined voices. Origins, myths and muses -- Historical voices. The genesis of the Western tradition ; The emerging soloist and the primacy of text ; The age of the virtuoso ; The nineteenth-century revolution -- Recorded voices. A great tradition : singing through history-history through singing ; Classical singing in the twentieth century : recording and retrenchment ; Post-classical : beyond the mainstream ; The emancipation of the popular voice ; Sung and unsung : singers and songs of the non-English-speaking world.