The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music

The NPR Curious Listener’s Guide to Classical Music


Foreword by: Michael Tilson Thomas

Format
Paperback
Price
$14.95
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780399527951
  • 272 Pages
  • Perigee
  • Adult

Overview

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
The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music

The NPR Curious Listener’s Guide to Classical Music

Tim Smith, Foreword by: Michael Tilson Thomas

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