Classical Music: A Beginner's Guide by Julian JohnsonClassical Music: A Beginner's Guide by Julian Johnson

Classical Music: A Beginner's Guide

byJulian Johnson

Paperback | October 11, 2009

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What does classical music mean to the Western World? How has it transformed over the centuries? What relevance does it have today? Julian Johnson inspires readers to explore over 1000 years of music, and examines how music is related to some of the big ideas of Western experience including spirituality, emotion, the weight of history, and self identity. Julian Johnson is currently Professor of Music at Royal Holloway, University of London. He is also a composer and public speaker on musicology, championing the relevance of classical music to the general public. What does classical music mean to the Western World? How has it transformed over the centuries? What relevance does it have today? Julian Johnson inspires readers to explore over 1000 years of music, and examines how music is related to some of the big ideas of Western experience including spirituality, emotion, the weight of history, and self identity. Julian Johnson is currently Professor of Music at Royal Holloway, University of London. He is also a composer and public speaker on musicology, championing the relevance of classical music to the general public.
Title:Classical Music: A Beginner's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 7.52 × 5.22 × 0.62 inPublished:October 11, 2009Publisher:Oneworld PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1851686878

ISBN - 13:9781851686872

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