Beethoven

Beethoven

by Martin Geck, Peter Sheppard Skaerved
     
 

ISBN-10: 1904341004

ISBN-13: 9781904341000

Pub. Date: 04/01/2005

Publisher: Haus Publishing

Accessible and affordable illustrated biography written by world renowned musicologist, full colour, bargain price

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Accessible and affordable illustrated biography written by world renowned musicologist, full colour, bargain price

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781904341000
Publisher:
Haus Publishing
Publication date:
04/01/2005
Series:
Life&Times Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
178
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

IntroductionVII
'The spirit of Mozart from the hands of Haydn' Early years (1770-1800)1
'Freedom and progress in the world of art' Years of fame (1800-1815)22
The 'public' Beethoven22
The 'private' Beethoven38
The works in the 'heroic style'67
'Must it be? It must be!' Years of isolation (1816-1827)89
The late works113
'A part of European history' Beethoven's later influence126
Notes137
Chronology144
List of Works154
Select Discography160
Further Reading162
About the Author165
Sources of Illustrations166
Index167

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