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The Resource The saxophone, Stephen Cottrell

The saxophone, Stephen Cottrell

Label
The saxophone
Title
The saxophone
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Cottrell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a comprehensive study of one of the world's most iconic musical instruments, the saxophone. Cottrell examines the saxophone's full social, historical, and cultural trajectory and considers how and why this instrument, with its idiosyncratic shape and sound, should have become important for so many different music-makers around the world
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cottrell, Stephen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Yale musical instrument series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sax, Adolphe
  • Sax, Adolphe
  • Saxophone
  • MUSIC
  • Saxophone
Label
The saxophone, Stephen Cottrell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-380) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Illustrations, music examples and tables""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Abbreviations and conventions""; ""Introduction: Saxophone essentials""; ""Chapter 1 The life and times of Adolphe Sax""; ""Chapter 2 The saxophone family""; ""Chapter 3 The saxophone in the nineteenth century""; ""Chapter 4 Early twentieth-century light and popular music""; ""Chapter 5 The saxophone in jazz""; ""Chapter 6 The classical saxophone""; ""Chapter 7 Modernism and postmodernism""; ""Chapter 8 The saxophone as symbol and icon""; ""Appendix Adolphe Saxâ€?s 1846 saxophone patent""
  • ""Notes""""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn823934066
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300190953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2zxzwh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823934066
Label
The saxophone, Stephen Cottrell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-380) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Illustrations, music examples and tables""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Abbreviations and conventions""; ""Introduction: Saxophone essentials""; ""Chapter 1 The life and times of Adolphe Sax""; ""Chapter 2 The saxophone family""; ""Chapter 3 The saxophone in the nineteenth century""; ""Chapter 4 Early twentieth-century light and popular music""; ""Chapter 5 The saxophone in jazz""; ""Chapter 6 The classical saxophone""; ""Chapter 7 Modernism and postmodernism""; ""Chapter 8 The saxophone as symbol and icon""; ""Appendix Adolphe Saxâ€?s 1846 saxophone patent""
  • ""Notes""""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn823934066
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300190953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2zxzwh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823934066

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