The Facts on File Dictionary of Music / Edition 4

The Facts on File Dictionary of Music / Edition 4

by Christine Ammer, Inc. Facts on File
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816052662

ISBN-13: 9780816052660

Pub. Date: 04/28/2004

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

The Facts On File Dictionary of Music is an indispensable reference to the vast field of music. More than 3,000 musical terms are included in this authoritative resource, covering all major subjects, from technique and musical styles to instruments and notation and much more. Clear explanations of terminology, illustrations of instruments, pronunciations of foreign…  See more details below

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The Facts On File Dictionary of Music is an indispensable reference to the vast field of music. More than 3,000 musical terms are included in this authoritative resource, covering all major subjects, from technique and musical styles to instruments and notation and much more. Clear explanations of terminology, illustrations of instruments, pronunciations of foreign terms, and biographical information on composers are enhanced by the inclusion of quick-reference charts presenting information on important operas, ballets, and symphonies. This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of the original standard is an invaluable source for teachers, students, professionals, and music lovers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816052660
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Pages:
495
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.12(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

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Table of Contents

Author's Notevii
Abbreviationsix
Key to Pronunciationxi
Dictionary of Music1
Index of Composers483
Index of Instruments491

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