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The Composer As Listener - A Guide to Music

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The Composer As Listener - A Guide to Music

by Irving Kolodin (Editor); Berlioz, Weber, Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Wagner, Gounod, Mahler, Schoenberg, Clara Schumann, Wolf, Brahms, Moscheles, Grieg, Debussy, Massenet, and many others

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New York: Collier Books, 1962. Collier # BS59. A treasury of musical commentary by great makers of music from Palestrina to Schoenberg. CONTENTS: Introduction; Part I - Composers (about Bach, Beethoven, Berlioz, Brahms, Bruckner, Chopin, Cui, Franz, Liszt, Mendelssohm, Mozart, Palestrina, Rimsky-Korsakov, Schubert, Schumann, J. Strauss, R. Strauss, Wagner, and Verdi); Part II - specific Compositions; III - Interpreters and Interpretation; IV - Creative Process; V - Audiences; VI - Miscellaneous. 320 pages. CONDITION: a solid, square Very Good Minus copy with moderate shelf-wear, creased only on the front spine edge, unmarked but for a previous owner's signature inside, with small bump/tears at the spine bottom and the front cover outside edge. This remains a quite respectable copy - now in a clear, protective polypropylene bag. NOTE: This small item will be shipped, securely packed, with a complimentary upgrade to trackable First Class on domestic (US) orders. . First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good Minus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller Inventory #
M756
Title
The Composer As Listener - A Guide to Music
Author
Irving Kolodin (Editor); Berlioz, Weber, Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Wagner, Gounod, Mahler, Schoenberg, Clara Schumann, Wolf, Brahms, Moscheles, Grieg, Debussy, Massenet, and many others
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good Minus
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Collier Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1962
Keywords
CLASSICAL MUSIC MUSIC HISTORY AESTHETICS BIOGRAPHY MUSIC CRITICISM CONDUCTORS CONDUCTING INTERPRETATION CREATIVITY COMPOSITION COMPOSING AUDIENCES JOURNALISTS TALENT GENIUS CADENZAS
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Music Aesthetics & Criticism;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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