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Sounding Out Pop: Analytical Essays in Popular Music (Tracking Pop) Paperback – June 22, 2010

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  • Series: Tracking Pop
  • Paperback: 280 pages
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press (June 22, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0472034006
  • ISBN-13: 978-0472034000
  • Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 6 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 2.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,979,126 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Mark Spicer is Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in Music at Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. His writings have appeared in Contemporary Music Review, Gamut, Music Theory Online, twentieth-century music, and other scholarly journals and essay collections. John Covach is Professor of Music at the University of Rochester and Professor of Theory at the Eastman School of Music. He is the author of the college textbook What's That Sound? An Introduction to Rock and Its History and the coeditor of Understanding Rock, American Rock and the Classical Music Tradition, and Traditions, Institutions, and American Popular Music.

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I was looking at this type of book to see if there was any kind of music theory information that would help me compose and perform. Nothing there. But, some of the articles are interesting in a historical context.
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