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Music in Western Culture

  • Guobin Xu
  • Yanhui Chen
  • Lianhua Xu
Chapter

Abstract

Chapter 2 was written by Yang Jiansheng and Lai Jinjinin and translated by Xue Ping. As a retrospective of Western music, the chapter reviews its diversified development in the twentieth century, the booming of Western music during the Romantic period, the Baroque period and the Classical period, through to the early development of Western music during the medieval and the Renaissance periods.

References

  1. Grout, D.J., and C.V. Palisca. 2009. A History of Western Music. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.Google Scholar
  2. Shen, X., et al. 2006. Guidance on Learning Western Music History. Shanghai: Shanghai Conservatory of Music Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Guobin Xu
    • 1
  • Yanhui Chen
    • 1
  • Lianhua Xu
    • 1
  1. 1.Guangdong University of Foreign StudiesGuangzhouChina

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