Articles about Book Review

James Parakilas, The Story of Opera
Journal of Music History Pedagogy (2014) Vol. 4, No. 2

Review of a sociological approach to opera history: introducing readers to the experience of going to an opera as well as explaining some of the stories that operas tell.

Music in America 1860–1918: Essays, Reviews, and Remarks on Critical Issues
Journal of Music History Pedagogy (2014) Vol. 4, No. 2

In Music in America, 1860–1918, compiler and editor Bill Faucett presents a rich collection of first-hand historical reviews, accounts, and articles on both well-known topics, including the search for an American musical identity, and neglected aspects of American music, such ...

Review of the book A Performer's Guide Through Historical Tunings
Contributions to Music Education (1988) Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 66-67

This text focuses on historical tunings in music. While it is most common today to use equal temperament, this was not always the case in the past. In addition to descriptions of various tunings and temperaments, there is also a ...

Review of the book Measurement and Evaluation of Musical Experiences
Contributions to Music Education (1988) Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 64-65

A book review of the text "Measurement and Evaluation of Musical Experiences." The author lays out the content of the work, along with thoughts on its importance to music education.

Review of the book Applications of Research in Music Behavior
Contributions to Music Education (1988) Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 62-63

A book review evaluating the text "Applications of Research in Music Behavior." The author lays out various components of the work, along with perspectives on its value to the music education profession.

Review of the book Music and Emotions by Malcolm Budd
Contributions to Music Education (1986) Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 64-66

A book that discusses the unique connections between music and emotions. This review evaluates the content, organization, and purpose of the book.