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Norton Anthology of Western Music

Eighth Edition

Volume:1: Ancient to Baroque

July 2019


The definitive history of Western Music.

The definitive survey, combining current scholarship with a vibrant narrative. Carefully informed by feedback from dozens of scholars, it remains the book that students and teachers trust to explain what’s important, where it fits and why it matters. Peter Burkholder weaves a compelling story of people, their choices and the western musical tradition that emerged. From chant to hip-hop, he connects past to present to create a context for tomorrow’s musicians.

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211 x 254 mm • 992 pages

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