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Anecdotes of music and musicians.

Helen Loeb Kaufmann

Anecdotes of music and musicians.

by Helen Loeb Kaufmann

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Anecdotes.

  • Edition Notes

    Previously published under title: The little book of music anecdotes.

    StatementEdited under the supervision of Thomas K. Scherman.
    GenreAnecdotes.
    SeriesThe Listener"s music library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML65 .K35 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5812289M
    LC Control Number60051524
    OCLC/WorldCa1115642

    Concert room and orchestra anecdotes of music and musicians, ancient and modern / By Thomas Busby. Abstract. Includes ed of access: Internet   Le Slonimsky's Book of Musical Anecdotes («Recueil d'anecdotes musicales», en français) est un ouvrage historique, musicologique et humoristique de Nicolas Slonimsky, publié en Il est composé d'une anthologie d'anecdotes liées à des compositeurs et à des œuvres de musique classique, depuis l'antiquité jusqu'au milieu du XX e ://'s_Book_of_Musical_Anecdotes.

    A few facts may be mentioned bearing on the progress of the malady. In he was able to judge severely of the nuances in the rehearsal of his opera. In , , he conducted performances of his own works. In he played his B flat trio—his last appearance in public in concerted music. From to he used an ear ://:   On Music and Musicians的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。将这些话题细分出来,分别进行讨论,会有更多收获

      Musicians and writers choose their favourite book about music Music books Elvis as a young man, the size of Mick Jagger’s genitalia, Kristin Hersh’s miracle year, Berlioz in love   The Best Inspiring Anecdotes of All Time (Short Motivational Stories) The motivational stories and anecdotes presented on this page are excerpts from the book: Top motivational stories: the best inspirational short stories and anecdotes of all page features 11 stories out of the included in the ://


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