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Haydn, the Creation (Cambridge Music Handbooks)

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Haydn's Creation is one of the great masterpieces of the classical period. This absorbing and original account of the work provides an indispensable guide for the concert-goer, performer and student alike.The author places the work within the oratorio tradition, bearing in mind its intended early audiences in both Austria and England, and he contrasts the theological and ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published August 19th 1991 by Cambridge University Press (first published May 31st 1991)
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Excellent, succinct book giving the story behind this, the greatest of Haydn's Oratorios.
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