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The music listener"s companion

Jay Zorn

The music listener"s companion

by Jay Zorn

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Published by Prentice Hall, Prentice-Hall International in Englewood Cliffs, N.J, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Concerts.,
  • Musicians.,
  • Music appreciation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJay D. Zorn..
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 165 p. :
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21129041M
    ISBN 100130979570
    OCLC/WorldCa29668579

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      The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs, Backbeat's Classical Music: The Listener's Companion, or The Rough Guide to Classical Music. Libbey's book is both a listener's encyclopedia and a guide to recordings, but it does not replace such standards as Oxford's Grove Music Online or Gale/Schirmer's Baker's Biographical Dictionary of : Ted Libbey. Product Description. The Music Appreciation I Set contains Music Appreciation Book I and the Audio Companion course covers 26 pieces of classical music. Each chapter of Music Appreciation Book I contains a discussion of the piece, historical context, musical concepts illustrated by the piece, facts to remember, and listening exercises. The Audio Companion CD coordinates with Music.


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