This comprehensive collection of 205 scores illustrates every significant trend and genre of Western music from antiquity to modern times. Highlights of the repertoire include new works from all periods: more contrasting virelais, ballades, and other chansons from the fourteenth through the sixteenth centuries; large-scale choral works, including Gabrieli’s In ecclesiis, Lully’s Te Deum, Haydn’s Creation, and Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky; more opera, including Norma, Les Huguenots, and Madama Butterfly; orchestral and chamber works by Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Dvorák, and Tchaikovsky; and new twentieth-century works by Satie, Bartók, Milhaud, Prokofiev, Varese, Hindemith, Cowell, Cage, Feldman, Stockhausen, Boulez, Berio, Reich, Adams, Ligeti, Schnittke, and Michael Daugherty.
- Series: Norton Anthology of Western Music (Book 2)
- Spiral-bound: 1100 pages
- Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 6 edition (February 12, 2009)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0393931277
- ISBN-13: 978-0393931273
- Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 1.6 x 9.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4 pounds
Must-have for music students.
Nothing objectively wrong with it…