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The composer as listener a guide to music. by Irving Kolodin

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Published by Horizon Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Musical criticism,
  • Music -- History and criticism

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsML90 .K63
The Physical Object
Pagination300 p.
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6227472M
LC Control Number57014547
OCLC/WorldCa859976

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Classical music: the listener's companion / edited by Alexander J. Morin; foreword by Harold C. Schonberg User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This excellent guide to classical music discography ranges over the entire history of recorded sound, with plus contributors covering some composers. In contrast to most guides of its kind 5/5(1). George Perle takes us into the composer's workshop as he reevaluates what we call "twentieth-century music"—a term used to refer to new or modern or contemporary music that represents a radical break from the tonal tradition, or "common practice," of the preceding three centuries. He proposes that this music, in the course of breaking with the tonal tradition, presents coherent .   Music and the Skillful Listener invites us all to participate and even delight in the undertaking. " (Journal of the Society for American Music) "The book will appeal to students and professionals who want to explore a connection between music and nature through a study of selected works by notable female composersRecommended." (Choice)Author: Denise von Von Glahn.   The well-known classical music commentator from National Public Radio's Performance Today, Libbey (The NPR Guide to Building a Classical CD Collection) has written a listener's encyclopedia containing about 1, entries and 1, recommended s include biographies (both composers and performers), musical genres .

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