The research presented in this volume is very recent, and the general approach is that of rethinking popular musicology: its purpose, its aims, and its methods. Contributors to the volume were asked to write something original and, at the same time, to provide an instructive example of a particular way of working and thinking. The essays have been written with a view to helping graduate students with research methodology and the application of relevant theoretical models. The team of contributors is an exceptionally strong one: it contains many of the pre-eminent academic figures involved in popular musicological research, and there is a spread of European, American, Asian, and Australasian scholars.Mike Stoller and Jerry Leiber, one of the most successful author-producer teams in the history of pop, not least ... an instrument for which composers such as Carl Philip Emanual Bach, Josef Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and, not least, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology|
|Author||:||Professor Derek B Scott|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-02-28|