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Author(s): Linda Marcel
Discover the Power of Music Listening is a workbook designed as a secondary text for college level music appreciation courses. Activities emphasize the elements of music and vocabulary through listening exercises. A CD-ROM is packaged in the back of each workbook. Appendix I offers a glossary of vocabulary words in the format of flash cards, while Appendix II gives a basic outline and suggestions for a concert critique paper. The workbook can be integrated into the evaluation process at the discretion of each instructor.
The Critical Eye: An Introduction to
Looking at Movies, Third Edition Revised, prepares students to look
beneath the surface of today's most pervasive and powerful form of art,
entertainment, information and persuasion. How do movies communicate? How do
viewers learn to "read" a film? Developing a critical eye means becoming
visually literate: capable of understanding the narrative, visual and aural
elements of film.
Author(s): Nathan T Davis
Writings in Jazz, Sixth Edition, brings together different intrepretations, styles, and musical perspectives of jazz history. The author lived this history while working with such jazz icons as Donald Byrd, Kenny Clarke, and Grover Washington, Jr., and he shares his encyclopedic knowledge of jazz in an educational, enjoyable and memorable way. Included are listening suggestions, and a complete analysis of the development of jazz.