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The Classical Music Lover's Companion to Orchestral Music

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Robert Philip, scholar, broadcaster, and musician, has compiled an essential handbook for lovers of classical music, designed to enhance their listening experience to the full. Covering four hundred works by sixty-eight composers from Corelli to Shostakovich, this engaging companion explores and unpacks the most frequently performed works, including symphonies, concertos, ...more
Kindle Edition, 969 pages
Published December 4th 2018 by Yale University Press
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A fantastic tome for orchestral music lovers. Explore the life and works of so many composers. Unfortunately not one woman composer is included. Hmmmmm!
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