Classic FM Handy Guides: Video Game Music

Classic FM Handy Guides: Video Game Music
Hardcover, 112 pages
Size: 178x111mm
Publication date: 8 Jan 2015
List price: £9.99
ISBN: 9781909653665
eBook ISBN: 9781909653672
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High quality soundtracks composed for video games have only been around for a few decades, but their popularity is fast becoming a global phenomenon. Packed full of essential information, this pocket-sized handbook explores the way the music has developed in step with gaming technology, as the once-niche genre increasingly enters the mainstream.

Classic FM's Handy Guides are a fun and informative set of introductions to standout subjects within classical music, each of which can be read and digested in one sitting: a perfect collectible series whether you're new to the world of classical music or an aficionado.

Further titles include Ballet, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Classical MusicThe Orchestra, Opera, Film Music, Classical Recordings, Bach, Beethoven, Elgar, Handel, Mozart, Rachmaninov, and Tchaikovsky.