Disco, Punk, New Wave, Heavy Metal, and More: Music in the 1970s and 1980s (Popular Music Through the Decades) PDF

Disco, Punk, New Wave, Heavy Metal, and More: Music in the 1970s and 1980s (Popular Music Through the Decades)

Len: 110
Author:
Number of pages: 244
Date Published: 2012-12-15

Although rock music continued to dominate the music scene, the sounds of the 1970s and 80s differed greatly from the music of the preceding decades, reflecting newer social realities. The aggressive s ...

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History of World Music (Music Library) PDF

History of World Music (Music Library)

Len: 38
Author: Stuart A Kallen
Number of pages: 112
Date Published: 2006-01-06

Book by Kallen, Stuart A ...

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The History of Indie Rock (The Music Library) PDF

The History of Indie Rock (The Music Library)

Len: 45
Author: Jennifer Skancke
Number of pages: 128
Date Published: 2007-02-23

Books in Lucent's Music Library focus on the music, the musicians, the instruments, and on music's place in cultural history. The history of each musical style, from its roots to its expression at the ...

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The History of Country Music (The Music Library) PDF

The History of Country Music (The Music Library)

Len: 48
Author: Stuart A. Kallen
Number of pages: 128
Date Published: 2012-05-09

This popular Lucent Books series has been updated to make music of all genres even more accessible, popular and culturally relevant in the 21st century; the set focuses on the history, music, musician ...

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Joseph Haydn (Composer's World) PDF

Joseph Haydn (Composer's World)

Len: 31
Author: Wendy Thompson
Number of pages: 48
Date Published: 1991-11-01

Part of a series of picture books for readers aged twelve and upwards illustrating the lives and times of the world's greatest composers. This book looks at the life and work of Haydn, a life that spa ...

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Sounds of Rebellion: Music in the 1960s (Popular Music Through the Decades) PDF

Sounds of Rebellion: Music in the 1960s (Popular Music Through the Decades)

Len: 75
Author:
Number of pages: 191
Date Published: 2012-12-15

The music of the 1960s is perhaps as memorable as the historical milestones of the era. Timeless bands, such as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, emerged from England while the U.S. saw the rise of ...

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The Birth of Rock & Roll: Music in the 1950s Through the 1960s (Popular Music Through the Decades) PDF

The Birth of Rock & Roll: Music in the 1950s Through the 1960s (Popular Music Through the Decades)

Len: 98
Author:
Number of pages: 222
Date Published: 2012-12-15

When rock and roll first burst onto the scene in the 1950s, it was more than a new form of musicit was a rebellion against the past. With the music of such artists as Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Littl ...

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The History of American Folk Music (Music Library (Lucent)) PDF

The History of American Folk Music (Music Library (Lucent))

Len: 59
Author: Adam Woog
Number of pages: 1
Date Published: 2006-06-29

The Music Library examines the rich history of different musical genres. Individual volumes discuss the innovators who have shaped the style, form, and content of music-from jazz to country to classi ...

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Flat-Out Rock: Ten Great Bands of the 60s PDF

Flat-Out Rock: Ten Great Bands of the 60s

Len: 41
Author: Mike Tanner
Number of pages: 160
Date Published: 2006-09-12

The bands that rocked the 60s and 70s still resonate today. The pioneers of 60s rock spoke for an entire generation of young people. Their music and personas reflected the conflicting moods, poli ...

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The History of Rock Music (Masters of Music) PDF

The History of Rock Music (Masters of Music)

Len: 44
Author: Andrea Bergamini
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 2000-03

Once called noise, now a major entertainment medium, rock has become the dominant music of today's youth. Recounted here are just a few of rock's highlights--Elvis, Bill Haley, Jimmy Hendrix, Bob Dy ...

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