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listener"s guide to chamber music

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Published by Facts on File in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chamber music -- History and criticism.,
  • Chamber music -- Discography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Headington.
    SeriesThe Listener"s guide series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML1100 .H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4263963M
    ISBN 100871965666
    LC Control Number81009823

    Chamber music: a listener's guide Keller, James M., Approaching the tradition of chamber music with knowledge and passion, James Keller here serves as the often opinionated, always genial guide to essential works by 56 composers, providing illuminating . Christopher Headington (28 April – 19 March ) was an English composer, musicologist, and pianist.. Born in London, he was educated at Taunton School and was a Scholar of the Royal Academy of studied with Sir Lennox Berkeley for composition and won a prize as best instrumentalist in his year. After graduating, he taught at Trinity College Glenalmond and subsequently ( Watch, listen, and interact with CMS. Learn about our recordings, enjoy music videos, and watch livestreams. See the latest video and audio additions to the CMS website. Bruce Adolphe explores milestone chamber music works in this expanded Inside Chamber Music fall series. Listen to milestone works in the chamber music repertoire.


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