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Product Description: El presente libro constituye la guía más completa disponible para conocer la historia de la música culta occidental, desde sus orígenes hasta nuestros días. Al lado de una historia diacrónica de los distintos periodos, estilos, movimientos y autores, esta obra introduce los conceptos fundamentales sobre composición y forma...read more

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9788446031017, titled "Gu¡a Akal de la m£sica / Stanley Sadie's Music Guide" | Har/com tr edition (Grupo Ilhsa S.A., December 1, 2009), cover price $153.95 | About this edition: El presente libro constituye la guía más completa disponible para conocer la historia de la música culta occidental, desde sus orígenes hasta nuestros días.

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Synopses and descriptions of more than 250 operas are covered in this collection of entries that are written by leading authorities on the opera and include information on musicians and performers, performance style, operatic history, literary and social background, and more.
By Laura Williams Macy (editor) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780195309072 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 6, 2006), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Synopses and descriptions of more than 250 operas are covered in this collection of entries that are written by leading authorities on the opera and include information on musicians and performers, performance style, operatic history, literary and social background, and more.

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A biography of Mozart, it presents a study of Mozart's life and works. It aims to reach a better understanding of the composer by viewing him in the context of his times. It considers how his extraordinary experiences as a child prodigy coloured his approach to the world and his contemporaries.

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9780198165293, titled "Mozart: The Early Years 1756-1781" | Oxford Univ Pr, January 19, 2006, cover price $90.35 | About this edition: A biography of Mozart, it presents a study of Mozart's life and works.
9780393061123 | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 1, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An exploration of Mozart's life and music relates his achievements to the social, economic, and cultural environments in which he worked, offering insight into his compositional process and his relationships with numerous contemporaries.

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Product Description: Across Europe, more than three hundred houses and museums commemorate the composers who lived and worked in them. In Calling on the Composer, two distinguished musicologists guide the musically curious traveler or reader to these sites and provide essential information on their content and significance...read more

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9780300107500 | Yale Univ Pr, July 10, 2005, cover price $52.00 | About this edition: Across Europe, more than three hundred houses and museums commemorate the composers who lived and worked in them.

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Product Description: Words About Mozart is published as a tribute to the late Stanley Sadie, musicologist, critic and editor of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. Of the eleven essays presented here, three focus on compositional matters: Julian Rushton examines the dramatic meaning of a recurring motif in Idomeneo; Elaine Sisman sifts through the facts surrounding the genesis of Mozart's 'Haydn' quartets; and Simon Keefe matches up pairs of piano sonatas and concertos on the basis of their common compositional features...read more
By Dorothea Link (editor), Judith Nagley (editor) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780851157948 | Boydell Pr, February 28, 2005, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Words About Mozart is published as a tribute to the late Stanley Sadie, musicologist, critic and editor of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.

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A comprehensive overview of the history of opera, organized chronologically by era, traces the evolution of the musical art form from the perspective of its social and cultural contexts and offers a detailed study of opera houses, stage and scene aspects, voice, musical techniques, performances, and popular melody as they relate to opera.
By Jane Bellingham (editor), Philip Langridge (foreword by) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780823077212 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, September 1, 2004, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive overview of the history of opera, organized chronologically by era, traces the evolution of the musical art form from the perspective of its social and cultural contexts and offers a detailed study of opera houses, stage and scene aspects, voice, musical techniques, performances, and popular melody as they relate to opera.

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Features an introduction to each period, as well as its key composers, personalities, styles, forms, and instruments. (view table of contents)
By Vladimir Ashkenazy (foreword by) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780823076444 | Billboard Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Features an introduction to each period, as well as its key composers, personalities, styles, forms, and instruments.

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Product Description: Available now, for the first time, is this single volume of opera reference with selections carefully extracted from the classic four-volume set of The New Grove Dictionary of Opera--the most comprehensive dictionary of opera in the world...read more
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780195169089 | Abridged edition (Groves Dictionaries Inc, February 15, 1997), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Available now, for the first time, is this single volume of opera reference with selections carefully extracted from the classic four-volume set of The New Grove Dictionary of Opera--the most comprehensive dictionary of opera in the world.
9780312154431 | Abridged edition (Palgrave Macmillan, February 1, 1997), cover price $35.00 | also contains An Executive Outcome: Mercenary Intervention in Angola and Sierra Leone, 1993-1996 | About this edition: Contains articles on 250 of the most popular operas, composers, and librettists from the 'New Grove Dictionary of Opera' and details the plots, casts, singers, and history of operas performed around the world
9780333651070 | St Martins Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $67.50 | also contains Off Tempo | About this edition: Over 250 operas are described in this book, most of which have been performed in the major opera houses of the English-speaking world since the 1970s.

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'Excellent coverage of the art music (Bâehague) of Colombia, as well as traditional music (Waxer/List), broken down by region, and popular music (Waxer). Illustrated with maps, photographs, and musical examples'--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.http://www.loc.gov/hlas/'This reference classic has approximately doubled in size since its last publication 20 years ago, and the expansion involves more than the thorough revision and addition of articles about music of the past. More articles about 20th-century composers andcomposer-performers have been added, as well as topical articles about the gender-related, multicultural, and interdisciplinary ways that music is now being studied. Add to these changes that New Grove is also available online, making it a source that would have made its many-faceted creator Sir George Grove proud.'--'Outstanding Reference Sources,' American Libraries, May 2002.Provides brief descriptions of music genres, instruments, concert halls, and signficant moments in music history, as well as profiles of key musicians' life and works.
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780195170672 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 29, 2004), cover price $1575.00 | About this edition: 'Excellent coverage of the art music (Bâehague) of Colombia, as well as traditional music (Waxer/List), broken down by region, and popular music (Waxer).
9781561592395 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 2001, cover price $2200.00 | About this edition: 'Excellent coverage of the art music (Bâehague) of Colombia, as well as traditional music (Waxer/List), broken down by region, and popular music (Waxer).
9781561592630 | 2 edition (Groves Dictionaries Inc, November 1, 2000), cover price $725.00
9781561592296 | Special edition (Oxford Univ Pr, January 2, 1995), cover price $725.00 | About this edition: Now available in a deluxe paperback edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is the world's greatest music encyclopedia.
9780333231111 | Groves Dictionaries Inc, June 1, 1980, cover price $2300.00 | also contains Globalization and Democracy | About this edition: Volume 12: Meares to Mutis; illustrated.

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9781561591749 | Rep sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1995), cover price $345.00 | About this edition: Now available in a deluxe paperback edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is the world's greatest music encyclopedia.

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Organized chronologically by era, an authoritative guide features in each chapter an introduction to each period, as well as its key composers, personalities, styles, forms, and instruments; and is extensively cross-referenced. and providing a Listening Guide for each era, historical background, discography, bibliography, and nine hundred full-color illustrations. (view table of contents)
By Vladimir Ashkenazy (foreword by) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780823076987 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, October 1, 2000, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Features an introduction to each period, as well as its key composers, personalities, styles, forms, and instruments.

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9788446004240 | Italian edition edition (Akal Ediciones Sa, June 30, 2000), cover price $34.95

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Product Description: The eagerly awaited publication of the second edition of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians will be a major event in the world of music in the year 2000. Grove is the name for music information on an international scale, instantly recognised and constantly used by music scholars and enthusiasts the world over - and the new edition will reflect some of the enormous changes in the world of music over the last twenty years...read more
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780333804087 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 24, 2000, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The eagerly awaited publication of the second edition of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians will be a major event in the world of music in the year 2000.
9780393300840 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Depicts the life of the Austrian composer, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, describes his musical career, and examines the development of his music

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Celebrates the life of the Austrian composer by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular 'Don Giovanni' and 'Le nozze de Figaro'.
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780312244101 | St Martins Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the life of the Austrian composer by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular 'Don Giovanni' and 'Le nozze de Figaro'.

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Celebrates the life of the Italian composer by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular 'La boháeme' and 'Madama Butterfly'. (view table of contents)
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780312244187 | 5th edition (St Martins Pr, January 1, 2000), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the life of the Italian composer by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular 'La boháeme' and 'Madama Butterfly'.

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9780136081005 | 2 sub edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 1999), cover price $40.85

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Cover Wagner's life and career, and provides descriptions and appreciations of his operas (view table of contents)
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780312244323 | St Martins Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Cover Wagner's life and career, and provides descriptions and appreciations of his operas

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Product Description: Celebrates the life of the Italian composer Guiseppe Verdi by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular "Aida" and "La Traviata" (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Roger Parker (editor) and Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780312244316 | St Martins Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the life of the Italian composer Guiseppe Verdi by showcasing each of his operas, including the popular "Aida" and "La Traviata"

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Product Description: This concise and comprehensive guide is designed to meet the needs of today's opera lover. It contains synopses of eighty-three major operas by forty-one composers from Monterverdi and Purcell, through Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, Debussy and Janacek, to Alban Berg, Tippett and Britten...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781853263705 | Reprint edition (Wordsworth Editions Ltd, August 1, 1997), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: This concise and comprehensive guide is designed to meet the needs of today's opera lover.

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Product Description: This volume is a collection based on the Royal Musical Association's Mozart Conference of 1991, the principal scholarly event in the English-speaking world in commemoration of the bicentenary. It includes essays placing Mozart in the context, in Salzburg and Vienna, in which he worked, explaining aspects of his life and work hitherto obscure; essays interpreting his instrumental music; and a substantial series of studies on different aspects of his operas, from Lucio Silla to La clemenza di Tito, with particular stress on the creative processes in the Da Ponte operas...read more

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9780198164432 | Clarendon Pr, May 23, 1996, cover price $330.00 | About this edition: This volume is a collection based on the Royal Musical Association's Mozart Conference of 1991, the principal scholarly event in the English-speaking world in commemoration of the bicentenary.

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Product Description: The entries cover all aspects of music, using material compiled by an international team of scholars. Among the features that make The Norton/Grove Concise Encyclopedia of Music indispensable for every home and desk are the authoritative biographies of composers and performers, concise explanations of terms, and title listings for hundreds of musical works...read more

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9780393026207 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 1988, cover price $40.00 | also contains Attendance Registration Pad Package of 12 | About this edition: The entries cover all aspects of music, using material compiled by an international team of scholars.

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Product Description: This classical text/cassette package should be of interest to those with little knowledge or experience of music.

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9780130868510, titled "Stanley Sadie's Brief Guide to Music" | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1993), cover price $57.55 | About this edition: This classical text/cassette package should be of interest to those with little knowledge or experience of music.
9780130829597 | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1990), cover price $39.90 | also contains Zoli | About this edition: This classical text/cassette package should be of interest to those with little knowledge or experience of music.
9780130826459, titled "Stanley Sadie's Brief Guide to Music" | 2 pap/cas edition (Prentice Hall, January 1, 1990), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This classical text/cassette package should be of interest to those with little knowledge or experience of music.
9780130821737 | Prentice Hall, May 1, 1987, cover price $35.71 | also contains Rave 7 | About this edition: This classical text/cassette package should be of interest to those with little knowledge or experience of music.

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Product Description: Mozart's Sonatas for Pianoforte are published as part of ABRSM's 'Signature' Series, a series of authoritative performing editions of standard keyboard works, prepared from original sources by leading scholars. Includes informative introductions and performance notes.
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9781854722027 | Gardners Books, August 1, 1992, cover price $55.65 | About this edition: Mozart's Sonatas for Pianoforte are published as part of ABRSM's 'Signature' Series, a series of authoritative performing editions of standard keyboard works, prepared from original sources by leading scholars.
9781854722010 | Gardners Books, January 2, 1990, cover price $55.65 | About this edition: Mozart's Sonatas for Pianoforte are published as part of ABRSM's 'Signature' Series - a series of authoritative performing editions of standard keyboard works, prepared from original sources by leading scholars.

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Contains articles on specific operas, composers, librettists, and countries, and provides discussions of opera from its beginnings in 1600 Italy to the present
By Stanley Sadie (editor)

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9780935859928 | Groves Dictionaries Inc, January 1, 1992, cover price $850.00 | About this edition: Contains articles on specific operas, composers, librettists, and countries, and provides discussions of opera from its beginnings in 1600 Italy to the present

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Product Description: This handbook is divided into three sections: the first is a detailed survey of the history and techniques of music printing and publishing (including discussion of modern computer methods) by the late Edmund Poole, Donald W.Krummel (who has also supplied a critical, annotated bibliography of the subject) and Richard Vendome...read more

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9780393028096 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1990, cover price $56.80 | About this edition: This handbook is divided into three sections: the first is a detailed survey of the history and techniques of music printing and publishing (including discussion of modern computer methods) by the late Edmund Poole, Donald W.

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Product Description: From the series of musical handbooks, this book concentrates on the study of past performances, from medieval to 20th century music and looks at sources, theory, vocal and instrumental performance techniques. The difference in instruments and playing techniques in history is also discussed...read more

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9780393028089 | W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1990, cover price $45.45 | About this edition: From the series of musical handbooks, this book concentrates on the study of past performances, from medieval to 20th century music and looks at sources, theory, vocal and instrumental performance techniques.

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