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The Resource Classical music for dummies, by David Pogue and Scott Speck

Classical music for dummies, by David Pogue and Scott Speck

Label
Classical music for dummies
Title
Classical music for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by David Pogue and Scott Speck
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Learn to distinguish the different styles of classical music; explore composers, instruments, orchestras, concerts, recordings, and more; build a fabulous classical music library
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pogue, David
Dewey number
781.68
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
MT6.P64
LC item number
C53 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Speck, Scott,
Series statement
For dummies®, a Wiley brand
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Music appreciation
Label
Classical music for dummies, by David Pogue and Scott Speck
Link
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/classical-music-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Supplemented by a companion web site
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started with classical music. Prying open the classical music oyster ; The entire history of music in 80 pages ; Knowing how to spot a sonata -- Listen up! Dave 'n' Scott's E-Z concert survival guide ; For your listening pleasure ; Intermission : taking a backstage tour -- A field guide to the orchestra. Keyboards & Co. ; Strings attached ; Gone with the woodwinds ; The top (and bottom) brass ; Percussion's greatest hits -- Peeking into the composer's brain. The dreaded music theory chapter ; Once more, with feeling : tempo, dynamics, and orchestration -- The part of tens. The ten most common misconceptions about classical music ; The ten best musical terms for cocktail parties ; Ten great classical music jokes ; Ten ways to get more music in your life -- The appendixes. A, Starting a classical music collection ; B, Classical music timeline ; C, Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 364 pages
Isbn
9781119049753
Lccn
2015940310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn898162806
  • (OCoLC)898162806
  • 2453395
Label
Classical music for dummies, by David Pogue and Scott Speck
Link
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/classical-music-for-dummies-cheat-sheet.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Supplemented by a companion web site
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting started with classical music. Prying open the classical music oyster ; The entire history of music in 80 pages ; Knowing how to spot a sonata -- Listen up! Dave 'n' Scott's E-Z concert survival guide ; For your listening pleasure ; Intermission : taking a backstage tour -- A field guide to the orchestra. Keyboards & Co. ; Strings attached ; Gone with the woodwinds ; The top (and bottom) brass ; Percussion's greatest hits -- Peeking into the composer's brain. The dreaded music theory chapter ; Once more, with feeling : tempo, dynamics, and orchestration -- The part of tens. The ten most common misconceptions about classical music ; The ten best musical terms for cocktail parties ; Ten great classical music jokes ; Ten ways to get more music in your life -- The appendixes. A, Starting a classical music collection ; B, Classical music timeline ; C, Glossary
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 364 pages
Isbn
9781119049753
Lccn
2015940310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn898162806
  • (OCoLC)898162806
  • 2453395

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