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Title:
The great instrumental works
Author:
Lee, M. Owen, 1930-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First paperback edition.
Publication Information:
Pompton Plains, NJ : Amadeus Press, [2005]

©2005
Physical Description:
xiv, 266 pages ; 23 cm + 2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Language:
English
Contents:
Instrumental Music. Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor ; Mozart, Piano concerto no. 17 in G major ; Schubert, String quintet in C major -- Italians. Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741) ; Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757) -- The Germanic canon. Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750) ; Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) ; Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732-1809) ; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791) ; Beethoven, Ludwig von (1770-1827) ; Schubert, Franz (1797-1828) ; Schumann, Robert (1810-1856) ; Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) -- More Germans. Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826) ; Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847) -- Parisians. Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869) ; Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) ; Chopin, Frederic (1810-1849) -- Masters of opera. Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901) ; Wagner, Richard (1813-1883) -- Slavs. Borodin, Alexander (1833-1887) ; Mussorgsky, Modest (1839-1881) ; Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai (1844-1908) ; Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich (1840-1893) ; Smetana, Bed*rich (1824-1884) ; Dvo*rák, Antonín (1841-1904) -- Late romantics. Franck, César (1822-1890) ; Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907) ; Bruch, Max (1838-1920) ; Bruckner, Anton (1824-1896) ; Mahler, Gustav (1860-1911) -- More Parisians. Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921) ; Debussy, Claude Achille (1862-1918) ; Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937) -- The twentieth century. Janá*cek, Leo*s (1854-1928) ; Strauss, Richard (1864-1949) ; Sibelius, Jan (1865-1957) ; Rachmaninoff, Sergei (1873-1943) ; Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971) ; Prokofiev, Sergei (1891-1953) ; Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975) ; Bartók, Béla (1881-1945) ; Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951) ; Berg, Alban (1885-1935) ; Bloch, Ernest (1880-1959) ; Elgar, Edward (1857-1934) ; Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958) ; Holst, Gustav (1874-1934) ; Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976) ; Gershwin, George (1898-1937) ; Barber, Samuel (1910-1981) ; Messiaen, Olivier (1908-1992) ; Pärt, Arvo (1935- ).
ISBN:
9781574671179
Format :
Book