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Collins, Stephen 1947 May 30-

Overview
Works: 3 works in 15 publications in 3 languages and 378 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ML195, 780.9033
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Stephen Collins
Publications by Stephen Collins
Most widely held works about Stephen Collins
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Collins
Classical music : a concise history from Gluck to Beethoven by Julian Rushton( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Inleidend overzicht; met audio-cd
Get started in classical music by Stephen Collins( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Are you a newcomer to the world of classical music? Do you want a clear introduction to the subject? Are you planning to start a collection of recorded music? TEACH YOURSELF CLASSICAL MUSIC is a clear, concise yet comprehensive introduction to the world of classical music for the newcomer. It takes your listening experience as the starting point and fills in factual details along the way. New topics are introduced step by step and are always presented from the listener's point of view. These topics include: - Listening to music: developing skills - What is classical music? - The architecture of music: forms and structures - Historical background: different periods and different styles - The instruments of the orchestra - Starting a collection of recorded music Examples from well-known pieces are examined in a clear and non-technical way. Whether you dip into TEACH YOURSELF CLASSICAL MUSIC from time to time or read it straight through, you will feel that your musical horizons have been broadened and that you have gained the knowledge and confidence to extend your musical experiences further. An accompanying CD offers key extracts from well-known and important works, to enhance your enjoyment and knowledge even further
 
Languages
English (11)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
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