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"Reads the way Mr. Glass's compositions sound at their best: propulsive, with a surreptitious emotional undertow." —Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim, New York Times
From one of the leading scholars of the composer’s works, an exploration of the unswerving artistic vision underlying Beethoven’s symphonies.
A soul icon and the southern music he helped popularise come to life in this moving requiem.
The definitive account of Louis Armstrong—his life and legacy—during the most creative period of his career.
An intimate portrait of Handel's life and inner circle, modelled after one of the composer's favourite forms: the fugue.