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The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians / 4 Borowski to Canobbio.

Author: Stanley Sadie
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. edView all editions and formats

"The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians" is an authority on all aspects of music. The 2nd edition has 20 million words, 29,000 articles, over 4000 contributors from all over the world, and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Sadie
ISBN: 0333608003 9780333608005 1561592390 9781561592395
OCLC Number: 163812786
Description: XXXVII, 938 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme, Notenbeispiele
Contents: This work contains almost 30,000 articles containing over 25 million words on musicians, composers, musicologists, instruments, places, genres, terms, performance practice, concepts, acoustics and more. All the articles are written by experts in their subject. There are over 500 biographies of composers, performers and writers on music and over 1,500 articles on styles, terms, and genres. It also includes: over 500 articles on ancient music and church music; over 700 articles on regions, countries and cities; over 2,000 articles on instruments and their makers and performance practice; over 650 articles on printing and publishing; over 1,200 articles on world music; over 1,000 articles on popular music, light music and jazz; over 250 articles on concepts; 85 articles on acoustics; 126 articles on sources and a one volume index.
Responsibility: ed. by Stanley Sadie.


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