Combining a student-friendly presentation with cutting-edge digital assets, LISTENING TO MUSIC equips you with the instruments to actively take heed to and encourage a lifelong appreciation for music. Recognized for his clear, conversational type, Professor Wright helps you instantly discover connections to music by evaluating pop and classical music ideas. His textual content is organized chronologically and discusses musical examples from every period in its social context — describing the development and tradition of every piece. LISTENING TO MUSIC is absolutely built-in with MindTap to raised show you how to develop your listening expertise and maximize your course success. On-line assets embody interactive workout routines, streaming music, Energetic Listening Guides, chapter and demanding considering quizzes, iAudio lectures, YouTube movies, Beat the Clock video games, and extra. You can also obtain all music on to a music library.