As a professional trumpet and piano player in California, he ran a successful jazz piano trio and played with the band Bucho! The Cambridge Companion to Hip-Hop. It has been more than thirty-five years since the first commercial recordings of hip-hop music were made. This Companion, written by renowned scholars and industry professionals reflects the passion and scholarly activity occurring in the new generation of hip-hop studies.
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Rich traditions and high standards of polyphonic music making were never- theless maintained in many all-female convents, often despite stringent restrictions imposed from outside. In musical publications dedicated to nuns, keyboard transpositions are dealt with by both G.
Cima and Penna , suggesting one way of making certain vocal works accessible to female choirs. They are female bas-dessus voices, lower than any of ours. Byrd, the very famous English musician and organist, was among the company.
Music making on this scale, however, was exceptional. Earlier still the year-old Lutheran had left Hamburg for Italy with operatic ambitions. From Dufay to Handel, composers of earlier choral music knew their choirs intimately — as choirmasters and directors, and frequently as singers themselves. Pitch levels, singer numbers and ratios, voice types and vocal scoring, conventions of notation and of instrumental participation — rarely do these correspond directly to current practice, yet only exceptionally would any explanation have been required by those for whom the music was care- fully crafted.
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Those for whom singing is a joyous activity will treasure the book and learn much about the vocal arts that might otherwise take years of personal research. He has contributed articles to many academic journals and chapters to other books, including The Cambridge History of Medieval Music forthcoming and The Cambridge History of Musical Performance He is Reader Emeritus in Music at the University of York, having stepped down from his lectureship in to focus on his portfolio of freelance projects.
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As a singer, John has partnerships with instrumentalists in various parts of the world, notably the Argentinian lutenist and vihuelist Ariel Abramovich, the American medieval harpist Jan Walters and the British electro-acoustic composer Ambrose Field. His most recent venture is Cantum Pulcriorum Invenire, a research project at the University of Southampton, which will see the release of three CDs of twelfth-century music on Hyperion, and a multimedia live version with tenor Christopher O'Gorman and video artist Michael Lynch.
John spent eighteen years with the Hilliard Ensemble and his complete discography runs to some titles. He also coaches vocal ensembles all over the world and chairs the ensemble contest jury at the Tampere Vocal Festival Finland. Rating details. Book ratings by Goodreads. Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.
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