James Gifford deposited Political & Social History of Music (Study Guide PDF) in the group Modernist Studies Association on MLA Commons 3 weeks, 2 days ago
An introduction to music appreciation and history that emphasizes the political, cultural, and social influences on music from antiquity to the 20th century. Contents include sacred and secular, vocal and instrumental, and folk and art music from across the Western world, including modern popular song. No previous musical experience necessary. All course materials, including textbooks, are included.