Published October 1, 1999
by Hodder Headline .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||356|
Classical music for beginners. Do you want to find out more about Mozart, try out some Tchaikovsky or sample of Stravinsky? Here's our classical music guide to the pieces we think are the perfect place to start. Classical music is a very broad term that includes almost everything written over the past 1, years so where to start? On Now: 5pm - 7pm. Tonight, David marks the 75th anniversary of one of the world's leading orchestras: the Philharmonia. Next: 7pm - 9pm. Smooth Classics at Seven with Charlotte Hawkins. Charlotte Hawkins is your host for a two-hour, Sunday night Smooth Classics at Seven - including her Young Classical Star feature. ABC Classic broadcasts the best classical music 24/7 on FM, DAB+, TV and online. Your home for classical music, wherever you listen, read or watch. Classic FM's Big Book of Classical Music is a fully illustrated book detailing each day of the year in classical music - the perfect coffee table companion for any classical music lover. Entries contain original illustrations, landmark events taking place on that day, profiles of the great composers, recommended listening, and much more/5(71).
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