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Music: Contemporary "Classical"

Music resources at Colby and other great web resources for music research.

Resources for the study of 20th and 21st century concert music and new music

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Some keywords associated with contemporary classical music include

  • new music
  • avant garde
  • minimalism
  • serial music
  • modernism
  • postmodernism
  • post 9/11
  • ecomusicology

Use quotations around phases, e.g. "New Music", and use an asterisk at the end of the root word to pick up spelling variations, e.g. postmodern*  

 

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