Student Resources

Welcome to Student Resources on the Companion Website for Ideas and Styles in the Western Musical Tradition, Third Edition. For each chapter, you will find:

  • Chapter Overview. Here the main points of the chapter are summarized in a few paragraphs.

  • Objectives. This section identifies the most important ideas for the student to understand. It includes issues concerning both the relation of music to history and the development of musical thinking.

  • Terms, Names, and Concepts. These lists show each chapter's new technical vocabulary, names of leading composers and musical thinkers, and some terms for principal ideas.

  • Chapter Review Quiz. Multiple choice and true/false questions are offered.

In addition, you will have two helpful resources:

  • A guide to Research and Writing in Music History
  • Pronouncing Church Latin: A Quick Reference

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