Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 July 2009

610 Pages

7 X 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195384857

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Music in the Late Twentieth Century

The Oxford History of Western Music

Richard Taruskin

  • Full of helpful illustrations and musical examples
  • Explores the impact of electronic music and computers, the rise of pop music and rock 'n' roll, the advent of postmodernism, and the contemporary music of Laurie Anderson, John Zorn, and John Adams
  • Contains black-and-white pictures throughout, suggestions for further reading, and an index