New PDF release: Classical Music For Dummies

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By David Pogue,Scott Speck

ISBN-10: 111904975X

ISBN-13: 9781119049753

Haydn, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms, oh, my! The beginner's consultant to classical music

Classical tune For Dummies is a pleasant, humorous, easy-to-understand advisor to composers, tools, orchestras, concert events, recordings, and extra. Classical song is largely one in all the pinnacles of human success, and this informative consultant will exhibits you simply how attractive and lucrative it may be. you are going to find out how Bach isn't like Beethoven, how Mozart is diverse nonetheless, and why no longer all "classical" tune is de facto Classical if it really is fairly Baroque or Romantic. you may be brought to the composers and their paintings, and observe the groundbreaking items that shake the area whenever they're performed. start construction your classical track library with the basic recordings that outline orchestral, choral, and operatic good looks as you get conversant in the orchestras and musicians that deliver the composers to life.

Whether you need to play classical tune or simply research extra approximately it, Classical track For Dummies will train you every little thing you must be aware of to get the main out of this more and more renowned genre.

  • Distinguish flute from piccolo, violin from viola, and trumpet from trombone
  • Learn the variation among overtures, requiems, arias, and masses
  • Explore the composers that formed song as we all know it
  • Discover the recordings your tune library can't be without

Classical tune has began sneaking into the mainstream — in the event that your curiosity has been piqued, there is by no means been a greater time to strengthen an appreciation for this exceedingly wealthy, advanced, and sundry physique of labor. Classical track For Dummies lays the basis, and demonstrates simply how notable classical song can be.

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