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Waving, Not Drowning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
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Waving, Not Drowning is a mercifully short book comprising the last and definitive thoughts of the great and under-appreciated Maestro Barrington Orwell, as told to his colleague and friend Lev Parikian. Part biography, part orchestral conducting manual, Waving Not Drowning acts as a compendium for the aspiring conductor as well as startling insight into life on the podium.
The 20 Crucial Compositions of Anton Bruckner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
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In this book, Alonso Delarte chooses 20 crucial compositions by Anton Bruckner and explains why they are fundamental to understanding Bruckner. This includes the three great Masses and the nine Symphonies.
104 Great Symphonies You Haven't Heard Yet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
A look at 104 great Symphonies overlooked in concert and radio programming.