The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music

The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music

Book - 2002
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Penguin Putnam

For the beginner or the devotee—it's everything the classical music buff needs to know.

  • The major composers from Bach and Bartok to Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky
  • Significant performers from Maurice Andre and Leornard Bernstein to Georg Solti and Yo Yo Ma
  • The landmark works from Appalachian Spring to Don Juan
  • A concise history of classical music
  • A deconstruction of the art form
  • The language of classical music
  • Valuable resources for the Curious Listener


Random House, Inc.
For the beginner or the devotee—it's everything the classical music buff needs to know.
  • The major composers from Bach and Bartok to Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky
  • Significant performers from Maurice Andre and Leornard Bernstein to Georg Solti and Yo Yo Ma
  • The landmark works from Appalachian Spring to Don Juan
  • A concise history of classical music
  • A deconstruction of the art form
  • The language of classical music
  • Valuable resources for the Curious Listener


Baker & Taylor
Provides a concise history of classical music, along with entries on the major composers, influential performers, landmark works, and a listing of the fifty-five essential classical CDs.

Baker
& Taylor

Covering everything the classical music buff needs to know, this handy guide provides a concise history of classical music, along with entries on the major composers, influential performers, landmark works, a listing of the fifty-five essential classical CDs, and other valuable resources for listeners. Original.

Publisher: New York : Perigee, 2002
ISBN: 9780399527951
0399527958
Branch Call Number: 781.68 SMITH
Additional Contributors: National Public Radio (U.S.)
Notes: Includes index

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