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The Resource Classical music : the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works, Phil G. Goulding

Classical music : the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works, Phil G. Goulding

Label
Classical music : the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works
Title
Classical music
Title remainder
the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works
Statement of responsibility
Phil G. Goulding
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Now you can turn to this lively and refreshingly opinionated guide to the top classical composers, designed expressly for beginners. Written by a former classical music novice who grew frustrated by the lack of material aimed at listeners like himself, Classical Music is guaranteed to give you the confidence and the knowledge you need for a lifetime of informed listening
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
WZQ
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
discographies
Label
Classical music : the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works, Phil G. Goulding
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: p. 579-620
Contents
The lives and works of: Bach -- Mozart -- Beethoven -- Wagner -- Haydn -- Brahms -- Schubert -- Schumann -- Handel -- Tchaikovsky -- Mendelssohn -- Dvorak -- Liszt -- Chopin -- Stravinsky -- Verdi -- Mahler -- Prokofiev -- Shostakovich -- Strauss -- Berlioz -- Debussy -- Puccini -- da Palestrina -- Bruckner -- Telemann -- Saint-Saens -- Sibelius -- Ravel-- Rossini -- Grieg -- Gluck -- Hindemith -- Monteverdi -- Bartok -- Franck -- Vivaldi -- Bizet -- Mussorgsky -- Rameau -- Faure -- Rimsky-Korsakov -- Donizetti -- Vaughan Williams -- Smetana -- Strauss -- Von Weber -- Janacek -- Couperin -- Borodin. Concise explanations of musical terminology -- Forms(sonata vs. concerto) -- Periods (Baroque vs. Classical) -- A guide to the parts and history of the symphony orchestra -- and composers' opinions of each other
Control code
sky258587464
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 635 p.
Isbn
9780307291325
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
a1948055
Label
Classical music : the 50 greatest composers and their 1,000 greatest works, Phil G. Goulding
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Discography: p. 579-620
Contents
The lives and works of: Bach -- Mozart -- Beethoven -- Wagner -- Haydn -- Brahms -- Schubert -- Schumann -- Handel -- Tchaikovsky -- Mendelssohn -- Dvorak -- Liszt -- Chopin -- Stravinsky -- Verdi -- Mahler -- Prokofiev -- Shostakovich -- Strauss -- Berlioz -- Debussy -- Puccini -- da Palestrina -- Bruckner -- Telemann -- Saint-Saens -- Sibelius -- Ravel-- Rossini -- Grieg -- Gluck -- Hindemith -- Monteverdi -- Bartok -- Franck -- Vivaldi -- Bizet -- Mussorgsky -- Rameau -- Faure -- Rimsky-Korsakov -- Donizetti -- Vaughan Williams -- Smetana -- Strauss -- Von Weber -- Janacek -- Couperin -- Borodin. Concise explanations of musical terminology -- Forms(sonata vs. concerto) -- Periods (Baroque vs. Classical) -- A guide to the parts and history of the symphony orchestra -- and composers' opinions of each other
Control code
sky258587464
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 635 p.
Isbn
9780307291325
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
a1948055

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