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Slonimsky, Nicolas 1894-1995

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Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

145 editions published between 1855 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 6,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classical work of musical biography which provides factual accuracy, informatiove histories of the men and women of music and critical insights into their work
Music since 1900 by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

63 editions published between 1937 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The international cyclopedia of music and musicians by Oscar Thompson( Book )

43 editions published between 1943 and 1975 in English and German and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lexicon of musical invective ; critical assaults on composers since Beethoven's time by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

48 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Baker's biographical dictionary of twentieth-century classical musicians by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians by Theodore Baker( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nicolas Slonimsky's venerable single-volume reference is now a six-volume set, with better page layout and typeface, and a subject range outside its traditional concentration on classical music. Under new editorship since Slonimsky's death in 1995, coverage has expanded to over 1,000 new entries on classical music and over 2,000 new entries on jazz and popular music. Nice features include reprints of Slonimsky's witty introductions to earlier editions and indexes for genre, nationality, and women composers and musicians."--"Outstanding Reference Sources," American Libraries, May 2002
Baker's dictionary of music by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus of scales and melodic patterns by Nicolas Slonimsky( )

30 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectionary of music by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains plots of operas, descriptions of musical works, definitions of terms, histories of instruments and forms, commentary, anecdotes, offbeat tales, amusing facts, and illuminating essays -- (dust jacket)
The great composers and their works by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides biographical information on nineteen composers, describes the musical components of their major works, and provides anecdotal background on those works
Supplement to Music since 1900 by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas Slonimsky : the first hundred years by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slonimsky born April 27, 1894, in St. Petersburg, Russia, took his first piano lesson in 1900 and went on to study orchestration at the St. Petersburg Conservatory. In 1937, after holding a number of musical jobs, and fourteen years after coming to America, Slonimsky published his first book, Music Since 1900. Since then, he has become the world's leading musical lexicographer, editing Baker's for over five decades
A thing or two about music by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schirmer pronouncing pocket manual of musical terms by Theodore Baker( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first and best pocket dictionary of musical terms is now better! Book jacket."--Jacket
Theremin an electronic odyssey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the 1920s and '30s, Russian émigré Leonard Theremin -- the inventor of the world's first electronic musical instrument -- had it all. His self-named theremins were in high demand from filmmakers and musicians around the globe; he was married to a beautiful American dancer; he lived among New York's social elite. And then, in 1938, he mysteriously vanished, not to be seen again for over 50 years!"--Container
Slonimsky's book of musical anecdotes by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scathing reviews, whimsical stories, and diverting games fill the pages of this utterly engaging kaleidoscope of skewed tales on the world of Classical music. It dishes out a marvelous feast of tales served up by a master storyteller whose reach extends around the world and to the beginnings of civilization
Writings on music by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfect pitch : a life story by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de in 1894 geb. Russische, in 1931 tot Amerikaan genaturaliseerde, pianist, componist, dirigent en musicoloog
Dear Dorothy : letters from Nicolas Slonimsky to Dorothy Adlow by Nicolas Slonimsky( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fascinating letters of conductor/author Nicholas Slonimsky (1894-1995) to his wife, sharing his adventures as he traveled around the world to conduct new American music
 
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Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Alternative Names
Nicholas Slonimsky

Nicolas Slonimsky

Nicolas Slonimsky Russian composer

Nicolas Slonimsky Russisch dirigent (1894-1995)

Nicolas Slonimsky US-amerikanischer Komponist und Musikwissenschaftler

Nikolaj Leonidovič Slonimskij compositore, musicista e critico musicale russo

Nikolaj Slonimskij

Słonimski, Nicolas.

Slonimskij Mihail

Slonimskij, Nikolaj 1894-1995

Slonimsky, Kolyenka

Slonimsky, Kolyenka 1894-1995

Slonimsky, Nicholas

Slonimsky, Nicholas 1894-1995

Slonimsky, Nicolai 1894-1995

Slonimsky, Nicolas

Slonimsky, Nikolai

Slonimsky, Nikolai 1894-1995

Sloninsky, Nicolas 1894-1995

Слонимский, Николай 1894-1995

Слонимский, Николай Леонидович

Слонимский, Николай Леонидович, 1894-1995

Слонимский, Николай (Николай Леонидович), 1894-1995

نیکلاس اسلونیمسکی

スロニムスキー, ニコラス

ニコラス・スロニムスキー

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Music since 1900Lexicon of musical invective ; critical assaults on composers since Beethoven's timeBaker's biographical dictionary of twentieth-century classical musiciansBaker's biographical dictionary of musiciansBaker's dictionary of musicThesaurus of scales and melodic patternsLectionary of musicNicolas Slonimsky : the first hundred years