This comprehensive single-volume music reference covers a wide range of topics, including all styles of Western music as well as the music of Africa, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East, with articles by experts, short qquick referenceq essays, and a wide range of instruments. (Performing Arts)The aquot;Quern Quaeritis, aquot; used in north- em Europe as a trope for the introit aquot; Resurrexiaquot; of Easter Sunday, is the most discussed of all tropes [see also Liturgical drama). The literature on this work is a microcosm for the study of tropes, revealinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Harvard Dictionary of Music|
|Author||:||Don Michael Randel|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2003|