Song on Record: Volume 2

Song on Record: Volume 2

by Alan Blyth
     
 

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This second volume of Song on Record covers the repertory of song not included in Lieder. It contains chapters on the major French composers, on Russian, Scandinavian, Spanish, English, and American song, on Bartok and Janacek, and Britten, and ends with a final chapter entitiled Encores.

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This second volume of Song on Record covers the repertory of song not included in Lieder. It contains chapters on the major French composers, on Russian, Scandinavian, Spanish, English, and American song, on Bartok and Janacek, and Britten, and ends with a final chapter entitiled Encores.

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"...a valuable book, and one which any lover of the German art-song will frequently consult." Times Literary Supplement

"...this current series is extremely useful for music libraries and for devotees of classical song." Dean Tudor, American Reference Books Annual

"Alan Blyth provides an entertaining and engaging survey of recorded art song outside of Germany, lieder having been the topic of his well-received Song on Record, 1." Arne J. Arneson, Notes

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521027984
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.67(d)

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