Music Theory, Music History and Music Appreciation
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Ottman, Robert W. Advanced Harmony: Theory and Practice. 5th ed. Upper Sad- dle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2000.
Phillips, Joel. The Musician's Guide to Aural Skills. 2nd ed. Vols. 1 & 2. New York: W. W. Norton, 2011.
David, Ron. The History of Opera For Beginners. Danbury, CT: For Beginners, 2013.
Endris, R. Ryan. The History of Classical Music For Beginners. Danbury, CT: For Beginners, 2014.
Hanning, Barbara Russano. Concise History of Western Music. 5th ed. New York: W. W. Norton, 2014.
Kamien, Roger. Music: An Appreciation. 11th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill Higher Education, 2014
Steinberg, Michael. Choral Masterworks: A Listener's Guide. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Steinberg, Michael, and Larry Rothe. For the Love of Music: Invitations to Listening. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.
Steinberg, Michael. The Symphony: A Listener's Guide. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.