The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 888
Release: 2008
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015079258318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of high-quality recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the examples and exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by soloists and ensembles from the Eastman School of Music and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition, examples and exercises are included on the DVDs in downloadable MP3 format. * Significantly revised in order to improve general ordering between large topics (for example, the pre-dominant function is introduced earlier) and organization within chapters (particularly in Parts 1-4) * Offers new topics and expansions: a new chapter (16) devoted exclusively to the motive; new sections on analytical decision-making through Gestalt techniques (Chapters 2 and 7); lead sheet notation (Chapter 6); harmonizing florid melodies (beginning in Chapter 9); and an expanded section on musical texture and harmonic analysis (Chapter 6) * Introduces numerous analyses throughout the book, including thirteen "Model Analysis" sections, that provide extended analyses of canonical pieces * Includes more than 200 new examples, many from wind and brass literature * Explanations and definitions have been carefully revised for clarity, with added summary charts and step-by-step procedures * Offers new types of exercises--in both the text and in the workbooks--including exercises for single-line instrumentalists, listening exercises, and more graduated exercises * Workbook exercises are now structured in a consistent format of discrete assignments (four to eight assignments per chapter) that usually fit on one or two sheets of paper for ease in handing in to the instructor. Each assignment contains a variety of exercises, crafted for students with a wide range of abilities. Supplementary exercises are also included for further practice. * Expanded Instructor's Manual adds model solutions for more than 200 analysis and part writing exercises; each chapter includes teaching guidelines and supplementary analytical, dictation, playing, and writing exercises

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 888
Release: 2008
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015079258318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of high-quality recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the examples and exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by soloists and ensembles from the Eastman School of Music and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition, examples and exercises are included on the DVDs in downloadable MP3 format. * Significantly revised in order to improve general ordering between large topics (for example, the pre-dominant function is introduced earlier) and organization within chapters (particularly in Parts 1-4) * Offers new topics and expansions: a new chapter (16) devoted exclusively to the motive; new sections on analytical decision-making through Gestalt techniques (Chapters 2 and 7); lead sheet notation (Chapter 6); harmonizing florid melodies (beginning in Chapter 9); and an expanded section on musical texture and harmonic analysis (Chapter 6) * Introduces numerous analyses throughout the book, including thirteen "Model Analysis" sections, that provide extended analyses of canonical pieces * Includes more than 200 new examples, many from wind and brass literature * Explanations and definitions have been carefully revised for clarity, with added summary charts and step-by-step procedures * Offers new types of exercises--in both the text and in the workbooks--including exercises for single-line instrumentalists, listening exercises, and more graduated exercises * Workbook exercises are now structured in a consistent format of discrete assignments (four to eight assignments per chapter) that usually fit on one or two sheets of paper for ease in handing in to the instructor. Each assignment contains a variety of exercises, crafted for students with a wide range of abilities. Supplementary exercises are also included for further practice. * Expanded Instructor's Manual adds model solutions for more than 200 analysis and part writing exercises; each chapter includes teaching guidelines and supplementary analytical, dictation, playing, and writing exercises

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 888
Release: 2008
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015079258318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of high-quality recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the examples and exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by soloists and ensembles from the Eastman School of Music and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition, examples and exercises are included on the DVDs in downloadable MP3 format. * Significantly revised in order to improve general ordering between large topics (for example, the pre-dominant function is introduced earlier) and organization within chapters (particularly in Parts 1-4) * Offers new topics and expansions: a new chapter (16) devoted exclusively to the motive; new sections on analytical decision-making through Gestalt techniques (Chapters 2 and 7); lead sheet notation (Chapter 6); harmonizing florid melodies (beginning in Chapter 9); and an expanded section on musical texture and harmonic analysis (Chapter 6) * Introduces numerous analyses throughout the book, including thirteen "Model Analysis" sections, that provide extended analyses of canonical pieces * Includes more than 200 new examples, many from wind and brass literature * Explanations and definitions have been carefully revised for clarity, with added summary charts and step-by-step procedures * Offers new types of exercises--in both the text and in the workbooks--including exercises for single-line instrumentalists, listening exercises, and more graduated exercises * Workbook exercises are now structured in a consistent format of discrete assignments (four to eight assignments per chapter) that usually fit on one or two sheets of paper for ease in handing in to the instructor. Each assignment contains a variety of exercises, crafted for students with a wide range of abilities. Supplementary exercises are also included for further practice. * Expanded Instructor's Manual adds model solutions for more than 200 analysis and part writing exercises; each chapter includes teaching guidelines and supplementary analytical, dictation, playing, and writing exercises

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 714
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 9780195095678
ISBN 13: 0195095677
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to integrate theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. Key Features * Common practice literature is the driving force of the text and comprises the bulk of the harmonic dictation component. * Musical examples range from Schutz to Scriabin and from solo vocal and instrumental music to orchestral ensembles. They include popular and folk music. * Topics covered run the gamut from rudiments to compositional processes of the late nineteenth century. * Exercises are interspersed throughout and increase in pedagogical complexity, ranging from passive identification activities to active composition. * The 2 CDs packaged with each text include more than 300 recorded textbook examples performed by students and faculty from the Eastman School of Music. (A separate set of 8 CDs offers nearly 2000 more examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the exercises in the text and workbooks, played by the same performers.) * The premise of the text is that students can learn to hear, comprehend, and model the structure and syntax of the music they love, and that simple processes, which are fleshed out in diverse contexts, underlie tonal music. An innovative text, The Complete Musician makes the study of tonal theory as engaging and as musical as possible. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Students can then apply these principles to their performances and to any tonal pieces that they encounter throughout their musical careers. Accompanying Supplements Instructor's Manual: 0-19-509568-5 Student Workbook, Volume I: 0-19-516059-2 Student Workbook, Volume II: 0-19-516060-6 8-CD Set: 0-19-509569-3

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven G. Laitz,Susan De Ghize,Ian Sewell
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9780190841614
ISBN 13: 0190841613
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

"A brief and musically oriented introduction to key music theory concepts"--

Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician

Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician
Author: Steven G. Laitz,Ian Sewell
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2020-01-15
ISBN 10: 9780190841621
ISBN 13: 0190841621
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician Book Review:

This workbook accompanies the authors' textbook, The Complete Musician: The Essentials. Designed for maximum accessibility, it presents a variety of activities in each chapter that progress from very introductory exercises to more advanced ones. Offering instructors more than enough material to choose from, each chapter includes five to six assignments, each of which covers two to four topics. The exercises contain detailed instructions, alternate strategies, hints, and reminders of the textbook's explanations, providing students with all the information that they will need to succeed in the course. Package this workbook with The Complete Musician: The Essentials and save your students 20% off the total package price! Package ISBN: 978-0-19-008711-1.

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Laitz,Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 714
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 9780195095692
ISBN 13: 0195095693
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

This 8-CD set accompanies The Complete Musician: An Integrated Approach to Tonal Theory, Analysis, and Listening. It offers nearly 2000 recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by students and faculty from the Eastman School of Music.

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 888
Release: 2008
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015079258318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of high-quality recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the examples and exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by soloists and ensembles from the Eastman School of Music and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. In addition, examples and exercises are included on the DVDs in downloadable MP3 format. * Significantly revised in order to improve general ordering between large topics (for example, the pre-dominant function is introduced earlier) and organization within chapters (particularly in Parts 1-4) * Offers new topics and expansions: a new chapter (16) devoted exclusively to the motive; new sections on analytical decision-making through Gestalt techniques (Chapters 2 and 7); lead sheet notation (Chapter 6); harmonizing florid melodies (beginning in Chapter 9); and an expanded section on musical texture and harmonic analysis (Chapter 6) * Introduces numerous analyses throughout the book, including thirteen "Model Analysis" sections, that provide extended analyses of canonical pieces * Includes more than 200 new examples, many from wind and brass literature * Explanations and definitions have been carefully revised for clarity, with added summary charts and step-by-step procedures * Offers new types of exercises--in both the text and in the workbooks--including exercises for single-line instrumentalists, listening exercises, and more graduated exercises * Workbook exercises are now structured in a consistent format of discrete assignments (four to eight assignments per chapter) that usually fit on one or two sheets of paper for ease in handing in to the instructor. Each assignment contains a variety of exercises, crafted for students with a wide range of abilities. Supplementary exercises are also included for further practice. * Expanded Instructor's Manual adds model solutions for more than 200 analysis and part writing exercises; each chapter includes teaching guidelines and supplementary analytical, dictation, playing, and writing exercises

The Complete Musician Textbook

The Complete Musician Textbook
Author: Steven Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2003-10-01
ISBN 10: 9780195170634
ISBN 13: 0195170636
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Textbook Book Review:

Package includes The Complete Musician textbook, the two accompanying student workbooks, and the 8-CD boxed set. This music theory textbook, whichincludes a completely integrated aural skills component, covers the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and understanding the most important musical forms. The workbooks feature exercises that accompany the textbook, providing students with additional opportunities to enhance theirunderstanding of the material. The 8-CD set offeres nearly 2000 recorded examples of the exercises in the text and workbooks.

Skills and Musicianship Workbook to Accompany The Complete Musician

Skills and Musicianship Workbook to Accompany The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 501
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9780199742806
ISBN 13: 0199742804
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Skills and Musicianship Workbook to Accompany The Complete Musician Book Review:

Designed specifically for greater flexibility of use, the two workbooks that accompany The Complete Musician: An Integrated Approach to Tonal Theory, Analysis, and Listening, Third Edition, feature a new organization. This volume - the Skills and Musicianship Workbook - focuses on musicianship skills. The other volume - the Writing and Analysis Workbook - is dedicated exclusively to written and analytical activities. Between the two workbooks - each of which is packaged with an audioCD - there are more than 2,000 recorded analytical and dictation examples and fifteen hours of recorded music (all music is performed, recorded, and engineered at Eastman). Additional supplementary material is available on the new companion website (www.oup.com/us/laitz).

Richard Rodney Bennett: The Complete Musician

Richard Rodney Bennett: The Complete Musician
Author: Paul Harris,Anthony Meredith
Publsiher: Omnibus Press
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2011-08-01
ISBN 10: 0857125885
ISBN 13: 9780857125880
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Richard Rodney Bennett: The Complete Musician Book Review:

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, in the enormous diversity of his activities, is arguably the most complete musician of all time. Not only does he have a remarkable 300 commissioned concert works to his credit, which have established him among the leading British twentieth-century composers, yet at the same time, with supreme success, he has also contrived to lead several completely different musical lives. For some, he is the ultimate exponent of 'crossover', as epitomised in his remarkable Concerto for Stan Getz and concert works for Cleo Laine. Others remember him as a concert pianist with a special enthusiasm for pioneering contemporary music, his partnerships with Susan Bradshaw, Jane Manning and Barry Tuckwell being particularly notable. Meanwhile, he also has over 70 film and television scores to his credit, the many classic titles ranging from Murder on the Orient Express and Far From the Madding Crowd to Equus and Four Weddings and a Funeral. For cabaret and jazz club devotees, he is, again, something completely different: one of the finest and most knowledgeable of all exponents of the Great American Songbook, a much-in-demand singer and accompanist over the past thirty-five years, and, as such, the stage partner of some of the most glamorous performers in the business. This, then, is a book about a uniquely gifted musician. It is also a study of a most engaging personality and a fascinatingly complex human being. Anthony Meredith, whose two previous collaborations with co-researcher Paul Harris were the highly praised biographies of Malcolm Arnold and Malcolm Williamson, has been a widely published writer over the past twenty-five years. He is a member of MCC, a Friend of Covent Garden and Northern Ballet. His co-researcher, Paul Harris, is a leading music educationalist, well-known for his seminars, workshops and masterclasses, with over 500 books to his name.

Graduate Review of Tonal Theory

Graduate Review of Tonal Theory
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz,Christopher A. Bartlette
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 270
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 9780195376982
ISBN 13: 0195376986
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Graduate Review of Tonal Theory Book Review:

Building on the same pedagogy that informed The Complete Musician, this Graduate Review of Tonal Theory is the first book to review music theory at a level that is sophisticated enough for beginning graduate students. Steven G. Laitz and Christopher Bartlette address students as colleagues, and thoroughly explore appealing and practical analytical applications. The text also provides a means to discuss the perception and cognition, the analysis and performance, and the composition and reception of common-practice tonal music. Marked by clarity and brevity, Graduate Review of Tonal Theory presents crucial concepts and procedures found in the majority of tonal pieces. A workbook for students (978-0-19-537699-9) that can be packaged with the text at a significant savings! (Package ISBN: 978-0-19-538628-8) This invaluable resource is organized by chapter into discrete assignments (3-5 per chapter), each progressing from short, introductory analytical and writing exercises tomore involved tasks. The workbook also includes an appendix of keyboard exercises.

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: John Martin
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 198
Release: 1975
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: PSU:000030459144
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Musician's Guide to Theory and Analysis

The Musician's Guide to Theory and Analysis
Author: Jane Piper Clendinning,Elizabeth West Marvin
Publsiher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages: 1008
Release: 2016-06-01
ISBN 10: 0393600483
ISBN 13: 9780393600483
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Musician's Guide to Theory and Analysis Book Review:

The Musician’s Guide to Theory and Analysis is a complete package of theory and aural skills resources that covers every topic commonly taught in the undergraduate sequence. The package can be mixed and matched for every classroom, and with Norton’s new Know It? Show It! online pedagogy, students can watch video tutorials as they read the text, access formative online quizzes, and tackle workbook assignments in print or online. In its third edition, The Musician’s Guide retains the same student-friendly prose and emphasis on real music that has made it popular with professors and students alike.

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven Geoffrey Laitz
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 395
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 9780195095685
ISBN 13: 0195095685
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Writing and Analysis Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician

Writing and Analysis Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician
Author: Steven G. Laitz
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 650
Release: 2011-06-15
ISBN 10: 9780199742790
ISBN 13: 0199742790
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Writing and Analysis Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician Book Review:

Reorganized for greater flexibility, the two workbooks that accompany The Complete Musician, Third Edition, feature an innovative structure and format. Workbook 2 focuses on musicianship skills. Between the two workbooks, there are nearly 2,000 recorded analytical and dictation examples and almost fifteen hours of recorded music, all of which is included in high-quality MP3 format. * Accompanied by a CD (packaged FREE with the workbook) containing high-quality MP3 recordings of nearly all the music in the workbook * Presents a variety of crucial skill-development exercises that unfold in a consistent order for each chapter, organized by activity type: singing arpeggiations of the chord being studied, then within a tune from the literature; two-part singing; dictation; keyboard; then instrumental application * Presents more than 300 melodies, organized by harmonic device * Includes introductory level musicianship exercises * Offers specific guidelines and notational information for the dictation

Instructor's Manual to Accompany the Complete Musician, Second Edition

Instructor's Manual to Accompany the Complete Musician, Second Edition
Author: Steven G. Laitz
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 494
Release: 2007-10-19
ISBN 10: 9780195301113
ISBN 13: 0195301110
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Instructor's Manual to Accompany the Complete Musician, Second Edition Book Review:

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician
Author: Steven G. Laitz
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2016-02-05
ISBN 10: 9780199395514
ISBN 13: 0199395519
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Complete Musician Book Review:

Covering works from the common practice and contemporary periods, the Score Anthology to Accompany The Complete Musician includes eighty-four complete scores for key works that are discussed in The Complete Musician: An Integrated Approach to Theory, Analysis, and Listening, Fourth Edition.The anthology also includes several dozen additional pieces chosen to complement the works discussed in the text and its accompanying workbooks. Brief introductory notes and study questions set the scores in context and direct student learning.

The Indie Band Survival Guide

The Indie Band Survival Guide
Author: Randy Chertkow,Jason Feehan
Publsiher: St. Martin's Griffin
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2008-08-05
ISBN 10: 1250018137
ISBN 13: 9781250018137
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Indie Band Survival Guide Book Review:

The Indie Band Survival Guide (2008 edition) is a tremendous resource for musicians looking to record, distribute, market, and sell their music for less than most rock stars spend on green M&M's. Musicians and web gurus Randy Chertkow and Jason Feehan cover every step of the process. With nothing but creative talent and the Web, they've gotten tens of thousands of fans for their band, in addition to being hired to write music for film, television, theater, and other media.

Musician-Teacher Collaborations

Musician-Teacher Collaborations
Author: Catharina Christophersen,Ailbhe Kenny
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 258
Release: 2018-01-09
ISBN 10: 1351804596
ISBN 13: 9781351804592
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Musician-Teacher Collaborations Book Review:

Musician-Teacher Collaborations: Altering the Chord explores the dynamics between musicians and teachers within educational settings, illustrating how new musical worlds are discovered and accessed through music-in-education initiatives. An international array of scholars from ten countries present leading debates and issues—both theoretical and empirical—in order to identify and expand upon key questions: How are visiting musicians perceived by various stakeholders? What opportunities and challenges do musicians bring to educational spaces? Why are such initiatives often seen as "saving" children, music, and education? The text is organized into three parts: Critical Insights presents new theoretical frameworks and concepts, providing alternative perspectives on musician-teacher collaboration. Crossing Boundaries addresses the challenges faced by visiting musicians and teaching artists in educational contexts while discussing the contributions of such music-in-education initiatives. Working Towards Partnership tackles some dominant narratives and perspectives in the field through a series of empirically-based chapters discussing musician-teacher collaboration as a field of tension. In twenty chapters, Musician-Teacher Collaborations offers critical insights into the pedagogical role music plays within educational frameworks. The geographical diversity of its contributors ensures varied and context-specific arguments while also speaking to the larger issues at play. When musicians and teachers collaborate, one is in the space of the other and vice versa. Musician-Teacher Collaborations analyzes the complex ways in which these spaces are inevitably altered.