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feel like idiot in the process I recommend this book to history buffs who enjoys the development of music mainly in the western world Or for any one who simply wants to know about how music evolved from its monophony form in the Middle Ages to our modern polyphony form true to complete "idiot s directive the book is pleasing to read a lovely bonus to our hectic This is very readable "s directive the book is pleasing to read a lovely bonus to our hectic schedules This is very readable s a good overview I wish it had better footnotes I particularly enjoyed the discussion of Greek influences on music that are still present today as well as the discussion of African polyrhythms Sadly as so often happens the History of. Posers and works This leads many to think that the topic is boring but bestselling author Michael Miller proves that isn’t so This guide makes music history interesting and fun for both music students and older music lo. Read the book when you want a ick overview of music botht feel like
"Historically And Geographically It Goes "and geographically It goes too much music theory in it and mentions literally all noteworthy little facts "in the world of music I am not completely through with this book and won t "the world of music I am not completely through with this book and won t for awhile I have to return it to the library soon I really want this book on my own bookshelf with the CDs as well I liked this book on music history because it was so straight forward and really enjoyable to read for a history book It didn t over analyze the eras so for a history book It didn t over analyze the eras so weren t bogged down in the words You could just float through musical time I liked that it really helped me remember all those things I learned once. A beautifully composed journey through music history Music history is a reuired course for all music students Unfortunately the typical music history book is dry and academic focusing on rote memorization of important com. Music section is really a history of Western music and music of
"Other Areas Of The "areas of the is shunted off to a separate section rather than being integrated into the main narrative This is better than if other areas weren t covered at all But I found it particularly irritating that for example the South American music timeline begins post colonization even though the discussion does contain some info about music from pre Colombian cultures The so post colonization even though the discussion does contain some info about music from pre Colombian cultures The so African music timeline is even worse as they start it in about 1960 It s all a little too Eurocentric "For My TastesRecommended Conditionally "my tastesRecommended conditionally I haven t found anything that addresses the history of music any better Maybe someday. Vers • Covers than Western “classical” music also includes non Western music and サイコメ 3 殺人希と期末死験 (Psycho Love Comedy uniuely American forms such as jazz • More than just names and dates puts musical developments in context with key historical events.