Dictionary of Music (Facts on File)

Dictionary of Music (Facts on File)

Christine Ammer


This reference offers in-depth reasons and examples of greater than 3000 musical phrases and themes, together with biographies of composers. Spanning early historical past to the current day the dictionary comprises factors of phrases, illustrations of tools, repertory for a number of the tools, pronunciations of overseas phrases and composers and inclusion of charts featuring more information on relevant ballets, operas and symphonies. matters coated comprise: a capella; afterbeat; bluegrass; cantata; cajun tune; chamber opera; electronic recording; electronica; movie tune; guitar; jazz; masque; second shape; open hamony; pedal clavichord; reggae; string quartet; studio tune; and woodwind quintet.

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