A survey of the traditions of western music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, this book illuminates, through a representative sampling of masterworks, those themes, styles, and currents that give shape and direction to each musical age.
Contains hours of classical music performances and masterclasses covering all forms of classical music, including major orchestral performances, chamber music, oratorio and solo performances, and interviews with master teachers worldwide, all captured on video.
Provides access to streaming video of dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance.
Provides access to streaming videos of opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Please use Internet Explorer or Safari if you wish to view subtitles.