An updated and expanded edition of this perennial favorite, tracing the line of composers from Monteverdi to the tonalists of the 1990s.
In addition to the new material on the synthesizer mentioned above, the author has completely reviewed the four parts of the book and integrated...
A Guide to the musical works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
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