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The complete classical music guide, general editor, John Burrows with Charles Wiffen and contributions from Robert Ainsley ... [et al.]

Label
The complete classical music guide
Title
The complete classical music guide
Statement of responsibility
general editor, John Burrows with Charles Wiffen and contributions from Robert Ainsley ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The essential listener's guide to more than a thousand years of Western classical music ; Explains the elements and terminology of classical music in clear and simple terms ; Discusses the music and instruments of each period, from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic eras, to developments in modern music sine 1900 ; Explores the life stories, musical styles, and most popular works of almost 300 composers"--Back of container
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
MT90
LC item number
.C65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burrows, John
  • Wiffen, Charles
  • Ainsley, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Music appreciation
Label
The complete classical music guide, general editor, John Burrows with Charles Wiffen and contributions from Robert Ainsley ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on content previously published in Eyewitness companions : Classical music"--T.p. verso
Contents
Introducing classical music. The elements of classical music ; Classical music instruments ; Classical music in performance -- The history of classical music. Early music (1000-1600) ; The Baroque era (1600-1750) ; The Classical era (1750-1820) ; The Romantic era (1810-1920) ; Romantic opera (1810-1920) ; National schools (1830-1950) ; Modern music (1900-present)
Control code
ocn748329729
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781409383161
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2012562384
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)748329729
Label
The complete classical music guide, general editor, John Burrows with Charles Wiffen and contributions from Robert Ainsley ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
"Based on content previously published in Eyewitness companions : Classical music"--T.p. verso
Contents
Introducing classical music. The elements of classical music ; Classical music instruments ; Classical music in performance -- The history of classical music. Early music (1000-1600) ; The Baroque era (1600-1750) ; The Classical era (1750-1820) ; The Romantic era (1810-1920) ; Romantic opera (1810-1920) ; National schools (1830-1950) ; Modern music (1900-present)
Control code
ocn748329729
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9781409383161
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2012562384
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)748329729

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