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Mogens Andersen: Fluktuationer Festskrift Til Ib Nørholm ~ Biography
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Publisher Edition Wilhelm Hansen

A large number of Danish musicologists, composers and journalists pay their tribute to Danish composer Ib Nørholm (b. 1931). More
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David Hurwitz: Shostakovich Symphonies And Concertos - An Owner's Manual ~ Biography
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Publisher Amadeus Press

In Shostakovich Symphonies and Concertos acclaimed author David Hurwitz describes the musical elements of that language: what it sounds like, how it works expressively, as opposed to providing a mere technical analysis. More
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Messiaen ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Robert Sherlaw Johnson's pioneering work on the music of Olivier Messiaen has become the foundation stone upon which all Messiaen scholarship is based. More
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The Cambridge Companion To Brahms ~ Reference
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Publisher Cambridge University Press

Gives a comprehensive view of the German composer Johannes Brahms (1833-97). More
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Composer's World: Beethoven ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music

The life of this passionate, controversial genius is recreated here in a lavishly-illustrated biography.  More
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Composer's World: Mozart ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music

Salzburg, Mannheim, Rome, Paris, Prague, Vienna - Mozart lived and worked in some of Europe's most beautiful cities; this lavishly-illustrated biography brings his world vividly to life. More
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Composer's World: Tchaikovsky ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music

The dramatic events of Tchaikovsky's controversial career are portrayed in this splendidly-illustrated biography. Included are extracts, in simple keyboard arrangements, from some of his most popular works. More
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Composer's World: Debussy ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music

The sumptuously-illustrated biography traces his life, both public and private, against the fashionable background of turn-of-the-century Paris. More
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Walter Emery: Bach's Ornaments ~ Instrumental Tutor
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Publisher Novello & Co Ltd.

This book deals with the ornaments that Bach indicated by signs. More
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Richard Strauss: Novello Short Biography ~ Biography
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Publisher Novello & Co Ltd.

A major series of titles containing clear and concise accounts of the lives and music of some of the great composers. This biography of Richard Strauss is written by Alan Jefferson and edited by Michael Hurd.  More
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Schubert: Novello Short Biography ~ Biography
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Publisher Novello & Co Ltd.

Eric Blom, Michael Hurd. A major series of titles containing clear and concise accounts of the lives and music of some of the great composers. More
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New Illustrated Lives Of The Great Composers: Chopin ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

This fully revised and updated biography of one of the greatest composer of all time, Fryderyck Chopin, features countless illustrations, authoritative scholarship as well as a CD containing 16 of the most beautiful and representative compositions by this 'poet of the Piano'. More
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Homi Dastoor: Musical Journeys - A Personal Introduction To Western Classical Composers ~ Reference
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Publisher 49 50 Books

This remarkable book is a personal introduction to western classical composers. More
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Poul Borum & Erik Christensen: Messiaen - En Håndbog ~ Biography
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Publisher Edition Wilhelm Hansen AS

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Bruno Walter: Gustav Mahler ~ Biography
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Conductor, composer, and writer Bruno Walter (1876–1962) worked closely with Gustav Mahler as the composer's assistant and protégé. More
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Cuthbert Girdlestone: Jean-Philippe Rameau - His Life And Work ~ Biography
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Publisher Dover Publications

The definitive biography and critical study of Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764), this volume deals at length not only with with the composer's musical achievements but also with aspects of his life and work that made him one of the most important cultural figures in eighteenth-century France. More
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Illustrated Lives Of The Great Composers: Franz Liszt ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Illustrated Lives Of The Great Composers: Franz Liszt is a vivid biography that draws on personal letters and recollections, engravings, paintings and other images to give a complete picture of Liszt’s life and times. More
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Jon Paxman: Classical Music 1600–2000 - A Chronology ~ History
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Jon Paxman's Classical Music 1600–2000 - A Chronology interprets four centuries of Western classical music, considering its evolution from two different perspectives. More
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William Walton Edition: Complete Set ~ Artist Songbook
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Publisher Oxford University Press

This complete set includes William Walton's works in 23 handsomely-bound volumes with the Catalogue of Works as Volume 24. More
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William Walton Edition: Volume 24 - A Catalogue ~ Reference
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Publisher Oxford University Press

The final volume in Oxford University Press' William Walton series, William Walton Edition: Volume 24 - A Catalogue is a comprehensive listing of the composer's works, compiled by Stewart Craggs. More

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