A guide to orchestral music : the handbook for non-musicians

by Ethan Mordden

Hardcover, 1980

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New York : Oxford University Press, 1980.

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LibraryThing member LisaMaria_C
I have several guides to classical music in my library. Four general guides ones on concertos, chamber, choral and opera. But this is my favorite to browse through--as you could tell from the battered condition of the book, and all the underlined lines and dog-eared pages. It's organized primarily by composer, ordered by date of birth, from Antonio Vivaldi to Hans Werner Henze. I just find Mordden so readable and this book so user friendly and a great introduction to classical music.… (more)

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