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Guide to sonatas : music for one or two instruments

Author: Melvin Berger
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, [2011]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the same authority, insight, and unique ability to bring music to life on the printed page that he brought to his Guide to Chamber Music, Melvin Berger gives us an indispensable guide to the sonata form. Comprehensive, analytical, and historical, including descriptions in nontechnical language of over two hundred of the best best-known sonatas, Guide to Sonatas is designed to help all music lovers-casual  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Berger
ISBN: 9780307754882 030775488X 1299007759 9781299007758
OCLC Number: 773364479
Description: 1 online resource (211 pages)
Contents: Bach, Johann Sebastian: Flute sonatas; Viola da gamba sonatas --
Violin sonatas --
Barber, Samuel --
Bartok, Bela --
Beethoven, Ludwig van: Cello sonatas; piano sonatas; violin sonatas --
Berg, Alban --
Bloch, Ernest --
Brahms, Johannes: Cello sonatas; clarinet sonatas; piano sonatas; violin sonatas --
Chopin, Frederic --
Clementi, Muzzio --
Copland, Aaron --
Corelli, Arcangelo --
Debussy, Claude --
Faure, Gabriel --
Franck, Cesar --
Grieg, Edvard --
Handel, George Frideric --
Haydn, Franz Joseph --
Hindemith, Paul --
Ives, Charles: Piano sonatas; violin sonatas --
Kodaly, Zoltan --
Liszt, Franz --
Mendelssohn, Felix: Organ sonatas --
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano sonatas; violin sonatas --
Poulenc, Francis --
Prokofiev, Sergei: Piano sonatas, violin sonatas --
Rachmaninoff, Sergei --
Ravel, Maurice --
Scarlatti, Domenico --
Schubert, Franz: Piano sonatas; violin sonatas --
Schumann, Robert --
Scriabin, Alexander --
Shostakovich, Dmitri --
Strauss, Richard --
Stravinsky, Igor --
Vivaldi, Antonio.
Responsibility: Melvin Berger.

Abstract:

With the same authority, insight, and unique ability to bring music to life on the printed page that he brought to his Guide to Chamber Music, Melvin Berger gives us an indispensable guide to the sonata form. Comprehensive, analytical, and historical, including descriptions in nontechnical language of over two hundred of the best best-known sonatas, Guide to Sonatas is designed to help all music lovers-casual listeners, experienced concertgoers, performers, conductors, or teachers-deepen their understanding and enhance their enjoyment of the classical repertoire.

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