Music for Life: 100 Works to Carry You Through

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How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? Fiona Maddocks selects 100 classical works from across nine centuries, arguing passionately, persuasively and at times obstinately for their inclusion, putting each work in its cultural and musical context, discussing omissions, suggesting alternatives and always putting the music first.

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How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? Fiona Maddocks selects 100 classical works from across nine centuries, arguing passionately, persuasively and at times obstinately for their inclusion, putting each work in its cultural and musical context, discussing omissions, suggesting alternatives and always putting the music first.

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Weight 0.185 kg
Dimensions 19.7 × 12.8 × 1.2 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

xii, 212

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

781.17 (edition:23)

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General – Trade / Code: K