Know It All Classical Music: The 50 Most Significant Genres, Composers & Forms, Each Explained In Under A Minute

byJoanne Cormac, David Pickard

Paperback | June 1, 2017

Know It All Classical Music: The 50 Most Significant Genres, Composers & Forms, Each Explained In Under A Minute by Joanne Cormac
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From the classical music of the Middle Ages to today,Know It All: Classical Musicis your guide to understanding the foundation of this incredible movement in music.

Do youknow a capella from zarzuela, or your major from your minor? Can you distinguish between aserenade and a symphony? If you have only one minute, there is time - usingKnow It All: Classical Music -to understand the creative journey taken by classical musicfrom the Middle Ages to the modern era.

Our early ancestors understood pitch and rhythm and the basic tools that have been worked and ordered by composers and performers over the past 400 years intoan extraordinary body of musicwritten forsoloists,chamber musicians, and entireorchestras.

From plainsong to program music,appreciate the magnitude and majesty, the passion and the pathos of sounds that have the power to stir our emotions to great joy, or infinite sadness.Here's music to your ears.

Title:Know It All Classical Music: The 50 Most Significant Genres, Composers & Forms, Each Explained In U...Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 9.12 X 7.25 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 9.12 X 7.25 X 0.5 inPublished:June 1, 2017Publisher:Book SalesLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:157715150X

ISBN - 13:9781577151500

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