50 Moments that Rocked the Classical Music World

50 Moments that Rocked the Classical Music World
Hardcover, 240 pages
Size: 198x129mm
Publication date: 6 Mar 2014
List price: £11.99
ISBN: 9781908739728
eBook ISBN: 9781908739735
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An eclectic, fun and informative guide to the 50 moments that changed classical music forever, from technological advances in music recording and practical innovations, to landmark concerts, the births and deaths of the great composers, and much more. Seeking equally to educate, inform and entertain, 50 Moments that Rocked the Classical Music World uncovers a rich and often unexpected history of classical music

Written by the authors of the bestselling Classic FM Hall of Fame and Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Classical Music, this will be the perfect gift for the classical music afficionado, as well as anyone new to the genre looking to get their first foothold on the mountain of classical music.

 

"An excellent gift for those who just attended their first performance of Beethoven's Fifth." --Library Journal's Express Reviews