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Rock Music Styles Paperback – April 23, 2010

ISBN-13: 978-0078025075 ISBN-10: 0078025079 Edition: 6th
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About the Author

Katherine Charlton Calkins teaches in the music department at Mt. San Antonio College where she spent eight years on the all-college general education committee and then served as chair of the music department for the following ten years. During a yearlong sabbatical in 2007-2008 she studied women composers and compiled biographies, recordings, and listening guides, which she made available to her colleagues to help them add more women to their music appreciation and history classes. As a performer, she has a degree in classical guitar from California State University at Fullerton. She toured in Southern France and Tuscany, playing lute with an early music group led by her late, first husband Andrew Charlton and his friend Gloria Ramsey, both well known in the field of early music. Calkins also played percussion and toured in Japan with the CSUF Wind Ensemble. She got her M.A. in music history and has continued with further graduate study in that same field. As a teacher, she started the guitar program at Mt. San Antonio College, where she continues to teach music history, music appreciation, and history of rock music. Her first book, Rock Music Styles: A History, is now out in its sixth edition, published by McGraw-Hill Higher Education. Experience Music is her second book.
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Product Details

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages; 6 edition (April 23, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0078025079
  • ISBN-13: 978-0078025075
  • Product Dimensions: 8.4 x 0.6 x 10.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #89,434 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By xrystyan l on December 27, 2013
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i bought this book for a history of rock and roll class. it was fun to read,but i found some of the information in it was wrong. the condition it came in was not good though. it was ripped and folded
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By Pearce on June 2, 2013
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had to get this book for a history of rock music class. very fun book. if you have a chance to take this class. take it
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By William_Jasper on March 1, 2013
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This is a great book for a history of rock music. The listening guides help merge the written materials with the actual music.
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By elizabeth mallery on February 5, 2013
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This book has a lot of information. It touches on a lot of history with a compact nature. The information is to the point and interesting. It does very well in pointing out the pertinent information needed for a test bank.
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By Amanda on September 18, 2014
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I ordered this book through Recycle-a-Tect. It was very reasonably priced and I received it in a very short amount of time! I will be checking with them first for all of my future book needs
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By MCK on August 29, 2013
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Needed this for a college class and liked the book's layout. It was easy to get through and offered a great overview that matched what we were discussing in class.
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By Nissey on October 4, 2013
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i needed this book for a rock n roll history class. book was very entertaining, Lots of interesting facts of the different music styles and how rock music began .
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By Rita May on January 14, 2013
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I purchased this book for my daughter for college. It was exactly as described and what she needed for her class.
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