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Improvising Early Music
Rob C. Wegman, Johannes Menke, Peter Schubert
In this book, three experts give their view on aspects of musical improvisation in the late medieval, renaissance, and early baroque periods.



Artistic Experimentation in Music
An Anthology
The book critically examines experimentation in music of different historical eras. It is essential reading for performers, composers, teachers, and others wanting to inform themselves of the issues and the current debates in the new field of artistic research as applied to music.



Songs of the Factory
Pop Music, Culture, and Resistance
Marek Korczynski
Marek Korczynski reports on his ethnographic fieldwork in a British factory to show how workers make often-grueling assembly-line work tolerable by permeating their workday with pop music on the radio.



Unsayable Music
Six Reflections on Musical Semiotics, Electroacoustic and Digital Music
Paulo C. Chagas
Unsayable Music presents theoretical, critical and analytical reflections on key topics of contemporary music—including acoustic, electroacoustic, and digital music—and audiovisual and multimedia composition.



Singing Bronze
A History of Carillon Music
Luc Rombouts
Singing Bronze opens up the fascinating world of the carillon, telling the great stories of European and American carillon history.



Composing under the Skin
The Music-making Body at the Composer's Desk
Paul Craenen
Composer Paul Craenen explores ways in which the musician’s body is revealed in musical performance.



Music and the City
Musical Cultures and Urban Societies in the Southern Netherlands and Beyond, c.1650–1800
This book contributes to a more effective understanding of music in late seventeenth- and eighteenth-century urban societies in the southern Netherlands and beyond.



Sound and Score
Essays on Sound, Score, and Notation
This volume brings together music expertise from prominent international researchers and performers to explore the intimate relations between sound and score and the artistic possibilities that this relationship yields for performers, composers and listeners.



Experimental Systems
Future Knowledge in Artistic Research
In the sciences, the experimental approach has proved its worth in generating what subsequently requires understanding. Can the emergent field of artistic research be inspired by recent thinking about the history and workings of science?



Josquin des Prez and His Musical Legacy
An Introductory Guide
William Elders
The most up-to-date contribution to the research on one of the most important and internationally famous composers of the Renaissance.



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