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All music guide to classical music : the definitive guide to classical music

Author: Chris Woodstra; Gerald Brennan; Allen Schrott
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Backbeat Books ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed to the Book trade in the US and Canada by Publishers Group West, ©2005.
Series: AMG all media guide.; AMG all music guide series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Whether you're exploring the haunting melodies of Gregorian chant, the mighty symphonies of Beethoven, or the dizzying soundscapes of today's brightest young composers, the All Music Guide to Classical Music has the information you need - about the music, and the musicians who bring it to life. Whether you're an aficionado or just hoping to feel comfortable in the classical section of your CD store, you'll find the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Discographies
Discography
Discographie
Dictionnaires anglais
Comptes rendus
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Woodstra; Gerald Brennan; Allen Schrott
ISBN: 0879308656 9780879308650
OCLC Number: 61295944
Notes: Includes discographies and index.
Description: v, 1607 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Artists & Composers 1 --
Essays 1537.
Series Title: AMG all media guide.; AMG all music guide series.
Responsibility: edited by Chris Woodstra, Gerald Brennan, Allen Schrott.
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Contains over 500 composer and 800 performer bios, from all the big names like Beethoven, Vivaldi and Bach to such left-field entries as Brian Eno and Pete Townshend (for ambient music, which had a  Read more...

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