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A young person's guide to music

Author: Neil Ardley; Andrew Davis; Poul Ruders; BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Publisher: New York : Dorling Kindersley Pub., 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With an accompanying CD, this book introduces instruments of the orchestra and supplies a concise history of classical music. This volume, accompanied by a CD, supplies a concise history of music & focuses on classical music & the instruments that create it. In association with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, A Young Person's Guide to Music is a combination package that makes music accessible and fun. The first part of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Young adult nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ardley, Neil.
Young person's guide to music.
New York : Dorling Kindersley Pub., 1995
(OCoLC)755277362
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Ardley; Andrew Davis; Poul Ruders; BBC Symphony Orchestra.
ISBN: 0789403137 9780789403131 0751353205 9780751353204 0756605407 9780756605407
OCLC Number: 32548402
Notes: Compact disc includes: Concerto in pieces / Poul Ruders.
Includes index.
Performer(s): BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Davis.
Description: 80 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 sound audio disc (digital : 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Making music --
The history of music.
Responsibility: by Neil Ardley ; with music by Poul Ruders ; in association with the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andrew Davis.

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This guide is designed to make music accessible and fun. With its combination of book and CD, it provides an interactive guide to the instruments of the orchestra, the music which they play, and the  Read more...

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