Cope, David H.
Title: New Directions in Music, 6th ed.
Publisher: Madison, WI: Brown and Benchmark, 1993.
LC Call No.: ML197 .C757 1993
The purpose of this book is to explore the history, philosophies, materiass, composers, and works pertaing to music since the late 1940s. It is an introduction and survey of avant-garde and post avant-garde music in the twentieth century. The book incuudes writings on Sound-Mass, Rhythm, Microtones, Instrument Explorations, Electronic/Computer Music, Media Forms, Improvisation, Indeterminacy, Antimusic, and the Post Avant-Garde.
Title: Experimental Music.
Publisher: New York: Schirmer Books, 1974.
LC Call No.: ML197 .N85 1974b
Schwartz, Elliott, and Daniel Godfrey.
Title: Music Since 1945: Issues, Materials, and Literature.
Publisher: New York: Schirmer Books, 1993.
LC Call No.: ML197 .S398 1992