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Landon, H. C. Robbins (Howard Chandler Robbins) 1926-2009

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Beethoven : a documentary study by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

56 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The two-hundreth anniversary of Beethoven's birth is the occasion for an extensive review of his life and career. In many ways Beethoven epitomizes the conventional view of genius: the lone outsider, the self-absorbed creator and pathfinder, the passionate, heroic, tragic figure ahead of his times. His life spanned one of the most turbulent and decisive periods in European history, and his music formed the bridge between classicism and romanticism. This restless, cantankerous, single-minded and oversensitive man attained his only true fulfilment in his music; even among his contemporaries he was recognized as a blazing genius, too large for life. This book combines illustrations and documents to give a comprehensive and vivid view of Beethoven's background, the world in which he lived, his friends and patrons, musicians, the women he loved, the places he visited. New research has a large number of hitherto unpublished and, in some cases, unknown paintings; other portraits and prints are here published for the first time in colour. The documents include copious extracts from Beethoven's letters and conversation-books, as well as contemporary diaries, letters and newspaper notices; related closely to the illustrations, they provide a commentary on Beethoven's personality and appearance, his piano-playing, conducting and musical ideas. There are also many reproductions of his scores, in autograph and first edition; some of these are new discoveries. As a portrait of a unique man, and as a documentary representation of his times, this book will be of the greatest interest and value to all who love great music."--Publisher's description
1791, Mozart's last year by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

80 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 2,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a detailed examination of Mozart's final months, discusses the cause of his death, and looks at his final compositions
Mozart, the golden years, 1781-1791 by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

27 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author of "1791: Mozart's Last Year" and general editor of "The Mozart Compendium", this international bestseller has received widespread critical acclaim. Illustrated with contemporary paintings and engravings, this book provides an account of Mozart's one of the most remarkable periods in the history of Western music
The Mozart companion by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

64 editions published between 1956 and 1986 in English and French and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mozart compendium : a guide to Mozart's life and music by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

42 editions published between 1190 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivaldi : voice of the baroque by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landon provides translation of every written document that sheds light on the composer's career and presents an integration of musical analysis and biography
Haydn : his life and music by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

19 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haydn : chronicle and works by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel and his world by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Levensbeschrijving van de in Duitsland geboren componist (1685-1759)
Symphony in G minor, K. 550 : the score of the New Mozart edition, historical note, analysis, views and comments by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1979 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haydn, a documentary study by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

12 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in eighteenth-century music; a tribute to Karl Geiringer on his seventieth birthday by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five centuries of music in Venice by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on the Viennese Classical style: Gluck, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haydn by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

23 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the eighteenth-century Austrian composer responsible for the creation of the modern orchestra and numerous advances in musical techniques
Haydn symphonies by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

28 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa C-moll für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Orgel : K.V. 427 (417a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

66 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kritische Ausgabe sämtlicher Symphonien = Critical edition of the complete symphonies by Joseph Haydn( )

70 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The symphonies of Joseph Haydn by H. C. Robbins Landon( Book )

23 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and French and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mozart, the golden years, 1781-1791
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H. C. Robbins Landon amerikanischer Musikwissenschaftler

H. C. Robbins Landon musicologo e critico musicale statunitense

H.C.ロビンス・ランドン

Howard Chandler Robbins Landon

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Robbins Landon Howard Chandler 1926-2009

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ランドン, H. C. ロビンズ

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1791, Mozart's last yearMozart, the golden years, 1781-1791The Mozart compendium : a guide to Mozart's life and musicVivaldi : voice of the baroqueHaydn : chronicle and worksSymphony in G minor, K. 550 : the score of the New Mozart edition, historical note, analysis, views and commentsFive centuries of music in VeniceMissa C-moll für Soli, Chor, Orchester und Orgel : K.V. 427 (417a)The Mozart essays