Music has gained the increasing attention of historians. Research has branched out to explore other music-related topics, including creative labor, economic histories of music production, and the use of music in cultural diplomacy. This handbook covers-for the first time-the history of music in Europe during a "long" 20th-cent. & offer concise guidance to key historical trends as well as the most important research on key topics within the field.
Klaus Nathaus, University of Oslo, Norway; Martin Rempe, University of Konstanz, Germany.