The Beatles’ Abbey Road Medley: Extended Forms in Popular Music


Thomas MacFarlane

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 218 pages

File size: 5.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

This book presents an analysis of the medley of songs from the Beatles’ Abbey Road in order to understand and explain the emergent musical form, and to clarify the relationships between music recording and music composition, drawing conclusions about musical form and practice in the recording process of the 1970s and beyond.