Tchaikovsky: A Listener's Guide

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Hal Leonard Corporation, 2006 - Music - 118 pages
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(Unlocking the Masters). Composer and author Daniel Felsenfeld takes the reader on a tour of some of the "Little Russian's" most beloved works, including The Nutcracker , Swan Lake , 1812 Overture , Romeo and Juliet , Symphonies Nos. 4 and 6, the Serenade for Strings, and his Violin Concerto. The book is a series of blow-by-blow listening sections matched to the music on two accompanying CDs, guiding the reader through these magical compositions, illuminating their edges and fine points.
  

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Contents

Romeo and Juliet Overture
9
Symphony No 4
19
Concerto for Violin
37
1812 Overture Op 49
53
Serenade for Strings in C Major Op 48
59
Nutcracker
77
Symphony No 6 Pathetique
93
Notes
113
Bibliography
115
CD Track Listing
117
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About the author (2006)

Felsenfeld holds a Ph.D. in music, and is a music critic and composer living in New York.

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