4 edition of Grove Composers found in the catalog.
October 30, 2005
by Oxford University Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||224|
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From the same series of composer biographies also derived from the second edition of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians Grove Composers: Beethoven (Grove Music Composer Biography Series): Joseph Kerman, Scott G.
Burnham: : Books. The New Grove composer biographies have been selected from the dictionary to bring the finest of the biographies to a wider audience. Each has been expanded and updated for book publication and contains a comprehensive work-list, index, and fully revised bibliography, in addition to the definitive view of the subject's life and by: The book is one of a series of short biographies of the great composers taken from the edition of "The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.".
As is pointed out in a short Preface, the book is shaped by its initial format as part of a by: Share - The New Grove Composers: Puccini and His Operas (, Hardcover) The New Grove Composers: Puccini and His Operas (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review.
When the publishers of Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians set out to revise their monumental reference work in the s, they commissioned new biographies of many composers.
They then extracted some of those biographies from the finished product, added some details to make them a more interesting sit-down read, and issued them as separate Cited by: First published in to great critical and popular acclaim, the Grove Book of Operas, is a collection of synopses and descriptions of over operas.
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Presenting information on women composers who have made a significant contribution to Western classical music, this book spans from the monodies of Hildegard von Bingen to the multimedia creations of the late 20th century.
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This biography of Igor Stravinsky is one in a new series of composer biographies, derived and adapted from the second edition ofThe New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
These newly written biographies bring the best of the book-length pieces inThe New Groveto a. The Norton/ Grove Dictionary of Women Composers, produced by an international corps of experts, is the indispensable first choice of scholars, teachers, musicians, librarians, and all music lovers interested in women's creative contributions to Western art music.2/5(1).
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The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Now appearing in print and online simultaneously, this expanded second edition of the most substantial, comprehensive music encyclopedia in English deserves applause for including greater coverage of.
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