Humorous Art Songs
Language: en
Pages: 86
Authors: Barbara Meister
Categories: Humorous songs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher:

Books about Humorous Art Songs
Recent American Art Song
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Keith E. Clifton
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-05 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

This reference source focuses on post-1980 songs with English texts by American composers, written for solo voice and piano. Composer entries include biographical and bibliographical information, as well as commentary concerning the range, appropriate voice type, and musical style of the songs.
From Studio to Stage
Language: en
Pages: 375
Authors: Barbara M. Doscher, John Nix
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The repertoire files of the late Dr. Barbara Doscher, in which she noted her tips, observations on each particular piece, and notes on how to best teach it, comprise a unique trove of wisdom unmatched by any other source. Laboriously transcribed and annotated by John Nix, one of Doscher's students,
A Singer's Guide to the American Art Song: 1870-1980
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Victoria Etnier Villamil
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-10-05 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Considers the lives and contributions of 144 significant composers in the field. Includes a general discography, bibliography, and indexes for both titles and poets.
Art Song
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Carol Kimball
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-01 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Book). Art Song: Linking Poetry and Music is a follow-up to author Carol Kimball's bestselling Song: A Guide to Art Song Style and Literature . Rather than a general survey of art song literature, the new book clearly and insightfully defines the fundamental characteristics of art song, and the integral