Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Classical Music

Darren Henley, Sam Jackson

This beginner's guide makes classical music not only accessible but disarmingly simple and utterly engrossing - from terminology and etiquette to history, genres and key figures. Learn More

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  • 1st November 2012
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The authors have set out to make the world of classical music accessible to all.

Three sections steer you through the terminology and etiquette of classical music, open the fascinating history of the genre and its key figures over the last 1,000 years, and provide a detailed reference guide.

From Bach to Brahms, Dubussy to Dvorak, Gershwin to Bernstein - the book recommends the best works to listen to and why.

Companion CD also available!

Barcode: 9781742705170

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