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Author Block, Geoffrey Holden, 1948- author.

Title Experiencing Beethoven : a listener's companion / Geoffrey Block.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  780.92 BEE    AVAILABLE
Description xx, 269 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The listener's companion
Listener's companion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references, discography and index.
Contents "The spirit of Mozart" 91770-1792) -- "From the hands of Haydn" (1792-1801) -- The "heroic" style (1802-1806) -- Fidelio: Beethoven's one and only opera (1805-1806 and 1814) -- Symphonic alternatives to the heroic style (1808-1814) -- Beethoven and son -- The late piano music (1816-1824) -- Daiku: the big ninth (1824) -- The string quartet in c-sharp minor, Op 131 (1826)
Subject Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 9781442245457 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
144224545X (hardcover) (alkaline paper)

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