Mozart: The Haydn Quartets: (Cambridge Music Handbooks Series) by John Irving (2), Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Mozart: The Haydn Quartets: (Cambridge Music Handbooks Series)

Mozart: The Haydn Quartets: (Cambridge Music Handbooks Series)

by John Irving (2)
     
 

This book is a guide to Mozart's six most famous string quartets, dedicated to his friend, Joseph Haydn. In addition to providing a full synopsis of each quartet this book examines the music in relation to Mozart's earlier quartets, considers the genesis of these six pieces and charts their reception through a broad range of sources: letters and diary entries,

Overview

This book is a guide to Mozart's six most famous string quartets, dedicated to his friend, Joseph Haydn. In addition to providing a full synopsis of each quartet this book examines the music in relation to Mozart's earlier quartets, considers the genesis of these six pieces and charts their reception through a broad range of sources: letters and diary entries, contemporary criticism and early biographies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521584753
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Cambridge Music Handbooks Series
Pages:
84
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.43(d)

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