Easy to read, easy to teach, The Enjoyment of Music has been the most trusted introduction to music for over five decades.
The Eleventh Edition reflects how today's students learn, listen to, and live with music. With an accessible, student-friendly treatment of the subject, it emphasizes context to show how music fits in the everyday lives of people throughout history, and connects culture, performance, and technology to the lives of students today. The new edition features a streamlined and memorable narrative, more cultural and historical context, and in-text features that encourage and develop critical thinking skills.
■ Redesigned in-text Listening Guides help students identify key musical elements and hone their critical listening skills. New Q & A Listening Activities engage students in active, comparative listening.
■ New interactive Listening Guides deliver minute-by-minute guidance, key points, and essential concepts through an active learning approach that stimulates student engagement and participation.
■ The complete Enjoyment of Music, Shorter Edition repertoire is available in three flexible formats – streaming audio, DVD with mp3 files, and a 4-CD set – that are easily packaged with the text and priced at an exceptional value.
■ Featuring 30% new repertoire, the Eleventh edition offers richer coverage of 20th century music, engaging and accessible early music, and focused attention on the role of women in music from the Middle Ages to the present.
■ In every chapter, master teacher Kristine Forney engages students with cultural and historical context that emphasizes the people behind the music.
■ New in-text features – including "Here & There, Then & Now" sidebars and "Meet the Performer" boxes – connect culture, performance, and technology to the lives of students today.
The new Norton Opera Sampler DVD brings excerpts of Metropolitan Opera performances to your classroom, complete with synchronized subtitles and commentary. Operas featured include Don Giovanni, Carmen, Die Walkure, Rigoletto, Madame Butterfly, Wozzeck, and Doctor Atomic.
■ All the tools instructors need to create dynamic classroom presentations, including interactive Listening Guides, high-quality videos, media-rich lecture PowerPoint slides, and a robust Music Example Bank.
■ Effective tools for assessment include a revised test bank by Roger Hickman, plus innovative Quiz+ software that provides student-specific feedback and study plans.
■ Free and fully customizable coursepacks in a variety of formats make launching online or hybrid courses quick and easy.
Provides reviews, quizzes, drills, and listening exercises, as well as experiential activities for students that emphasize listening to popular, traditional, and non-Western music.
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StudySpace tells students what they know, shows them what they still need to review, and then gives them an organized study plan to master the material. Content on StudySpace includes Listening Activities and Listening Quizzes, iMusic examples, interactive exercises, ebook links, and many other tools for study, review, and assessment.
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This website includes over two hours of stunning video from fourteen classic and contemporary operas, several of which were featured in the Metropolitan Opera's award-winning Live in HD series of movie-theater transmissions.
Every major work discussed in the full edition has a recording in the 8 CD Set.
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This two-volume anthology reproduces all the works discussed in the full-length versions of the book and included on the 8-CD set of recordings.
Available at no cost to professors or students, Norton coursepacks for online or hybrid courses are available in a variety of formats. Content includes chapter-based assignments, test banks and quizzes, interactive learning tools, and selected content from the StudySpace website.
The Instructor's Manual includes an overview of ancillaries that accompany The Enjoyment of Music, Eleventh Edition; suggested approaches to teaching, a course syllabus and exam schedule; resources (books, videos, recordings) for enhancing key units; chapter outlines, and answers to Study Guide questions.
These lecture PowerPoints do not contain links to the music, only references. Please obtain the fully enhanced PPTs from the Instructor Resource Disc.
Images and figures from the text are available for classroom use.
Revised and updated according to new assessment guidelines, the Test Bank features over 2,000 multiple-choice, true/false, and essay questions.
With the free, easy-to-use Norton Gradebook, instructors can easily access StudySpace student quiz results and avoid email inbox clutter. No course setup required. For more information and an audio tour of the Gradebook, visit here.
Combines all the instrument video from the Eastman School of Music performers into an easily navigable, high quality, full screen DVD.
Four CDs include diverse musical excerpts that reinforce core concepts like dissonance, scales, triads, parallel chords, and many more. Includes topical and composer indices.
W. W. Norton and the Metropolitan Opera present a new DVD of opera video correlated to the repertory in The Enjoyment of Music, Eleventh Edition. View the trailer here.
This two disc set includes Enhanced Lecture PowerPoint slides, with a suggested classroom-lecture script in the notes field, a separate set of art PowerPoints featuring all of the photographs, art, paintings, and drawn figures from the text, PowerPoint-ready Instruments of the Orchestra Videos, 143 Mp3 excerpts from the Musical Example Bank, and new Orchestral Performances Videos.