The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs and DVDs 2005 - 2006: The Key Classical Recordings on CD, DVD and SACD

The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs and DVDs 2005 - 2006: The Key Classical Recordings on CD, DVD and SACD

by Ivan March, Robert Layton, Edward Greenfield
     
 

The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs and DVDs is the largest and most comprehensive survey of classical music on digital audio and video discs ever published. It covers thousands of recordings and films, offering candid evaluation of their relative artistic and technical merits, highlighting notable performances, and pinpointing the best buys. This guide takes

Overview

The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs and DVDs is the largest and most comprehensive survey of classical music on digital audio and video discs ever published. It covers thousands of recordings and films, offering candid evaluation of their relative artistic and technical merits, highlighting notable performances, and pinpointing the best buys. This guide takes into account the many hundreds of new and reissued CDs and DVDs that have appeared in recent years while also including all the major recordings from each work-from remastered vintage recordings to the latest releases. This essential reference work is designed to help select the very best video and music discs available today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780141022628
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
01/03/2006
Series:
Penguin Guide to Recorded Classical Music Series
Edition description:
2005-2006 30th Anniversary Edition
Pages:
1616
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 2.40(d)

Meet the Author

Ivan March is a well-known lecturer, journalist, and writer in the world of recorded music.
Edward Greenfield was on the staff of The Guardian for forty years and is a regular BBC broadcaster.
Robert Layton is a journalist and broadcaster.

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