Cengage Advantage Books: Music Listening Today 4th Edition

Charles Hoffer

  • © 2012
  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2009, 2005
  • 416 Pages


The Advantage version of Charles Hoffer’s best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY retains all the key features of the regular edition, but published in a more economical black and white format. Both versions offer the same complete course solution that develops student’s listening skills while teaching them to appreciate the different styles, forms, and genres of music. With dozens of engaging familiar and less familiar selections at their fingertips, students will learn how to listen to and appreciate all types of music, including a variety of popular music from cultures around the world. The chronological organization and modular format makes it easy to organize your course in whatever way you choose.

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What's New

  • New! 11 new pieces to broaden musical coverage each complete with a Listening Guide for easy student learning.
  • New! Greater flexibility of assignments with reorganization of end-of-book content, consolidating twentieth-century music more chronologically and placing popular and world music in stand-alone sections.
  • New! References in the back of the text summarizing all "Features Of" charts in the book, as well as now concluding chapters with a "Main Points of This Chapter" section.

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