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Abraham, Gerald 1904-1988

Overview
Works: 580 works in 2,036 publications in 7 languages and 38,672 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Music  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Honoree, Compiler, Composer, Adapter
Classifications: ML160, 780.81
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Most widely held works about Gerald Abraham
 
Most widely held works by Gerald Abraham
The concise Oxford history of music by Gerald Abraham( Book )

40 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Concise Oxford History of Music, written by one of the world's most respected musicologists, remains the one-volume history for anyone seriously interested in the subject. This comprehensive work covers the whole history of music by genre from its first recorded emergence in Egypt to the death of Stravinsky
A hundred years of music by Gerald Abraham( Book )

52 editions published between 1938 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 1,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mozart companion by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

49 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and French and held by 1,518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Tchaikovsky by Gerald Abraham( Book )

20 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mussorgsky by M. D Calvocoressi( Book )

28 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters of Russian music by M. D Calvocoressi( Book )

36 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tradition of Western music by Gerald Abraham( Book )

16 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slavonic and Romantic music; essays and studies by Gerald Abraham( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ars nova and the Renaissance, 1300-1540 by Anselm Hughes( Book )

37 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of humanism, 1540-1630 by Gerald Abraham( Book )

46 editions published between 1953 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers this golden age of church music with such masters as Palestrina, Lassus, Victoria and Byrd, as well as the secular vocal music and purely instrumental music, exemplified by the madrigal in Italy and England, the solo song and opera
Chopin's musical style by Gerald Abraham( Book )

50 editions published between 1939 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music of Schubert by Gerald Abraham( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schumann; a symposium by Gerald Abraham( Book )

39 editions published between 1946 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Age of Beethoven, 1790-1830 by Gerald Abraham( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grieg; a symposium by Gerald Abraham( Book )

32 editions published between 1948 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel : a symposium by Gerald Abraham( Book )

30 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Russian music; critical essays on the most important of Rimsky-Korsakov's operas, Borodin's Prince Igor, Dargomizhky's Stone guest, etc., with chapters on Glinka, Mussorgsky, Balakirev and Tchaikovsky by Gerald Abraham( Book )

43 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together critical essays on the most important of Rimsky-Korsakov's operas, and others such as Borodin's "Prince Igor", Dargomizhsky's "Stone Guest", and includes chapters on Glinka, Mussorgsky, Balakirev and Tchaikovsky, illustrated by music examples. This title is suitable for students and lovers of Russian music
The music of Sibelius by Gerald Abraham( Book )

14 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight Soviet composers by Gerald Abraham( Book )

48 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The concise Oxford history of music
Alternative Names
Abraham, Gerald

Abraham, Gerald E. 1904-1988

Abraham, Gerald Ernest 1904-1988

Abraham , Gerald Ernest Heal

Abraham, Gerald Ernest Heal 1904-

Abraham, Gerald Ernest Heal 1904-1988

Gerald Abraham angielski muzykolog, dziennikarz i krytyk muzyczny

Gerald Abraham musicologo inglese

Джеральд Абрахам английский музыковед

אברהם, ג׳רלד

エーブラハム, ジェラルド

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The music of TchaikovskySchumann; a symposiumThe Age of Beethoven, 1790-1830Eight Soviet composers