The Penguin Companion to Classical Music
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The Penguin Companion to Classical Music

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In this impressive volume, music critic Paul Griffiths offers a succinct and comprehensive guide to the history, forms, and personalities of classical music. Here readers will find:

• Biographies of thousands of composers from Albinoni to Zappa, with in-depth treatment of major figures
• Coverage of individual works, including plot summaries of operas and ballets
• Articl...more
Paperback, 912 pages
Published August 30th 2005 by Penguin Books (first published 2004)
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