Music in history : the evolution of an art / Howard D. McKinney and W.R. Anderson.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: McKinney, Howard D. (Howard Decker), 1889-1980
Other Authors: Anderson, W. R. (William Robert), 1891-1979
Format: Book
Published: New York : American Book Company, ©1940.
Table of Contents:
  • The arts in history
  • The origins of art
  • Music in the life of the Near East
  • The music of the Hellenic age
  • Roman and early Christian music
  • Monodic music of a thousand years
  • The music of the Middle Ages
  • The Renaissance
  • The overture to the Baroque
  • The Eighteenth century
  • And there were giants in those days
  • Haydn and Mozart
  • Music becomes more personal
  • The early Romantic composers and their problems
  • Wagner : his predecessors and contemporaries
  • The later Romantics
  • Nationalism in art
  • The modern revolt : Realism
  • The musical impressionists
  • The Twentieth century.