50 Moments That Rocked The Classical Music World by Darren Henley50 Moments That Rocked The Classical Music World by Darren Henley

50 Moments That Rocked The Classical Music World

byDarren Henley, Sam Jackson

Hardcover | October 1, 2014

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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 and the births and deaths of the great composers, this book discusses the moments that defined classical music. Published in partnership with Classic FM, it will appeal to classical music fans of all kinds. Seeking equally to educate, inform, and entertain, this book uncovers a rich and often unexpected history of classical music—making it the perfect gift for a classical music aficionado, or for anyone new to the genre looking to get their first foothold on the mountain of classical music.

Darren Henley is the station manager of Classic FM. He has written or contributed to 13 books on classical music. Sam Jackson is the managing editor at Classic FM and is responsible for the station's music policy. They are the coauthors of The Classic FM Hall of Fame and Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Classical Music . . . Bu...
Title:50 Moments That Rocked The Classical Music WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.9 inPublished:October 1, 2014Publisher:Elliott & ThompsonLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:190873972X

ISBN - 13:9781908739728

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