Manfred Fritz Bukofzer (March 27, – December 7, ) was a German- American Manfred Bukofzer, Music in the Baroque Era. New York, W.W. Norton . Results 1 – 30 of Music in the Baroque Era by Bukofzer, Mf and a great selection of related books, art and La musique baroque: Manfred er. Music in the Baroque Era [Manfred F. Bukofzer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An analysis of the Baroque style of music and its.

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University of California, Berkeley. Some details of chronology and attribution of music have since been corrected in more recent scholarly books, but the real value of this book is in the excellent discussions of the origin of style, and Bokofzer’s gift is timeless.

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An analysis of the Baroque style of music and its inventive forms of expression, such as the opera, from to Would you like to tell us about a lower price? What it discusses it discusses very well. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. His revelatory baorque into the origins and details of Baroque style have set standards respected and imitated by generations of scholars.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Please try again later. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Write a customer review. Bukofzer is also excellent in pointing out the differences in the aesthetics of various countries. Sometimes the changes happened more quickly than others.

Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. More bukofaer just a chronology or lists of dates and names, there is a great deal of focus on style that helps us understand what the people of those years said they were trying to achieve with their music and art.


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The extensive bibliography is still valuable even if it doesn’t include the huge number of valuable publications on this subject that have been published in the last fifty years. Anyone who reads music and has an interest in Baroque music will find this book to be well-written and of immense value. However, a great deal of research and thinking about the Baroque has been done in the past twenty or thirty broque and your reading and listening will have to become informed by this later work as well.

More than 50 years after its publication, Professor Bukofzer’s book remains as an examplar of how to discuss musical style. Share your thoughts with other customers. Classical on music of the Baroque Era.

And, as always, there are differences between what the people in the sixteenth, seventeenth, and early eighteenth centuries thought was valuable and what we value two or three hundred years later. Get to Know Us. Bukofsky’s book is definitely one of the baroquw around on the subject. His book Music in the Baroque Era is still one of the standard reference works on the topic, though some modern historians assert that it has a Germanic bias, for instance in minimizing the bukofzfr of opera Italian by origin during the development of musical style in the 17th century.


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He taught at the University of California, Berkeley from until his premature death. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Don’t have a Kindle? Bach’s sons and their contemporaries were the transition towards the Classic period Gallant and Rococo. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? GermanyUnited States.

English Choose a language for shopping. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. The writing is clear with lots of helpful musical examples and illustrations. Please update this bukodzer to reflect recent events or newly available information. Set up a giveaway. Bukofzer is best known as a historian of early music, particularly of the Baroque era.

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