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The classical music book / contributors: Levon Chilingirian [and 11 others].

Chilingirian, Levon, (contributor.). DK Publishing, Inc., (issuing body.). DK Publishing, Inc., (editor.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library System. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Easton Main Library 781.68 K36c (Text) 31901004272003 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Allentown Public Library 781.68 CLAS (Text) 34455006483628 Adult Non-Fiction 1st FL Available -
Bethlehem Main Library 781.68 (Text) 33062009040529 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Cambria County Library 781.68 C614 (Text) 85131001670497 CACM New Book Available -
Dimmick Main Library YA 781.68 DKP (Text) 30444100304397 Young Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 09/07/2019
Martin Library Adults 781.68 CLA Arts Literature (Text) 33454005588967 2nd Floor Available -
Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity 781.68 CHI 2018 (Text) 31001101743558 Adult Non Fiction Checked Out 09/05/2019
Public Library of Catasauqua 781.68 DK (Text) 70000000084470 Stacks For Use in Library Only -
  Harry C. Trexler Trust Grant 2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465473424
  • ISBN: 1465473424
  • Physical Description: 352 pages : color illustrations, portraits (chiefly color), charts ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Early music, 1000-1400 -- Renaissance, 1400-1600 -- Baroque, 1600-1750 -- Classical, 1750-1820 -- Romantic, 1810-1920 -- Nationalism, 1830-1920 -- Modern, 1900-1950 -- Contemporary.
Summary, etc.:
This original, graphic-led book explores and explains the key ideas underpinning the world's greatest classical compositions and musical traditions, defines their importance to the musical canon, and places them into their wider social, cultural, and historical context. The nineteenth title in DK's bestselling Big Ideas series, The Classical Music Book combines accessible, authoritative text with bold explanatory graphics to make the subject of classical music approachable to readers with an interest in the subject who want to learn more while still offering enough to appeal to music aficionados.
Subject: Music appreciation.

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