art music


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Related to art music: classical music, popular music, Western art music

art music

n.
Music composed in a classical tradition and intended as serious art, especially as distinguished from popular or folk music.

art music

n
(Music, other) music written by a composer rather than passed on by oral tradition. Compare folk music
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He includes examples from Western art music and popular music.
It is essentially a music appreciation course taught by the so-called "Dean of American Corn posers" on 'Western art music of the 1920s.
International Society of Contemporary Music (ISCM), an international organisation for contemporary art music also gives platform for everyone who is professionally active in the field of contemporary art music to mark the day.
Intertextuality in Western Art Music (Musical Meaning and Interpretation), by Michael L.
and it takes more than juxtaposition to bridge the fundamental division in Western art music, which the terms noise and electronic music seem to reinforce, between performer and composer.
This volume contains from-running research in sacred and secular art music in the Holy Roman Empire between c.
But in this decade, Nonesuch seems to be expanding in all directions, on the vanguard of a broader attitude about art music written for and listened to by the public.
Definitions, history, evolution, and a listing of selected composers and compositions which were influenced by jazz all coalesce to relate jazz to what Roach calls art music.
With a curriculum rooted in the tradition of western art music, Longy's mission is to prepare musicians to make a difference in the world.
surveys the history of Western art music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries within its cultural, social, intellectual, and historical contexts and in chronological order.
Then there is all the art music around me, the music of the classic masters, the music of the twentieth century, the music I perform, the music of my friends and colleagues and, of course, my dad's music.
Each issue includes first publications of facsimiles from the history of modern Greek art music.