A Dictionary of Musical Quotations

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Schirmer Books, 1985 - Music - 191 pages
Gathers quotations about composers, musical instruments, film music, the musical, conductors, opera, and musical concepts

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This is a superb book listing many known as well as obscure quotations of, to, and about musicians. It is well indexed by both musicians and subjects. An example which is one of my favorites is by J ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
1
67
5
ARNE
7
BALAKIREV
13
BERNSTEIN
20
CONDUCTING
25
BRASS BANDS
26
14
33
JOSQUIN DES PR╚S
85
THE MANDOLIN
91
MONTEVERDI
97
THE OPHICLEIDE
105
REGER
125
SAINTSA╦NS
131
SIRENS
137
JOHANN STRAUSS ELDER
143

CONDUCTORS
38
DANCE
45
DISEASE
51
ELECTRONIC MUSIC
58
FAURE
64
53
75
INTERNATIONALISM
81
133
151
139
157
77
162
SUBJECT INDEX
168
ITALY
177
JAN┴ČEK
187
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