Music Through The Ages: A Narrative For Student And Layman.Bauer, Marion; Peyser, Ethel R.Published byG. P. Putnam's Sons, New York(1946)Item Description:G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Second Edition. Fourth Printing.. 632 pages. Hardcover, Dustjacket. Ex-library copy.MUSIC. Designed as a tool for the student to pick out the salient points in the long and vivid story of music's history. The subject is approached in chronological order; chapters are entitled "Primitve and Ancient Music," "Music of the Church," "Secular Music," "Instrumental Music," "The Classic Period," "The Romantic Period," "Romantic Opera," "Late Nineteenth-Century Trends," "Music in America," and "Twentieth Century-New Tendencies." Includes an index. (Key Words: Music, History, Primitve, Ancient Music, Church, Secular, Instrumental, Classical Period, Romantic Period, Romantic Opera, nineteenth century, American, Music in America, Twentieth Century, Greece, Rome, Motet, Madrigal, Bards, Troubadors, Minnesingers, Opera, Violin, Keyboard, Instruments, Musical, Bach, Polyphony, Harmony, Handel, Oratorio, Sonata, Mannheim, Symphony, Haydn, Scarlatti, Purcell, Lully, Rameau, Gluck, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Chopin, Berlioz, Liszt, Wagner, Von, Weber, Meyerbeer, Gioacchino Rossini, Sullivan, Verdi, Puccini, Offenbach, Georges Bizet, Gounod, Strauss, Brahms, Mahler, Wolf, Tchaikovsky, Nationalism, Faure, Jazz, Ravel, Dukas, Scriabin, Stravinsky, Schšnberg, Schoenberg, Electronic music). book.