(The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg


  • Hardcover
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  • The Lives of the Great Composers
  • Harold C. Schonberg
  • English
  • 14 August 2020
  • 9780393038576

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    (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg A good introduction to classical composers but this guy gets unnecessarily catty at times and if you're new to classical music and impressionable you may want to be wary of letting Schoenberg sway you against certain composers Another thing to consider pare this book with a premium Spotify subscription and you can build playlists t

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    (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg I rarely read biography especially biographies of writers and other artists I assume anything worth knowing about them is in their art that the source of their creativity is a different self from the person the artists' friends and family and public know Also artists are notoriously mistaken about themselves You

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    Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg 513 read chapter 8 poet of music franz schubert there's this whole bit about how beethoven was in vogue during m

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    free read The Lives of the Great Composers (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review Highly recommendedThis is one of my favorite books I used to own the 1st edition when I was a 20 something but it was los

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    read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review I learned a lot but this was far too dry to merit than 3 stars Still glad I read it just from the standpoint of my own cultural edification

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    (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg “A superior harmonic sense is the mark of nearly all the great composers Where most composers of his day would confine themselves to the rules Bach made the rules” Sounding like a Romantic than a Baroue composer Bach t

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    (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg free read The Lives of the Great Composers This is a very well written informative overview of some of the most important composers of the Western tradition from Ba

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    read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review “We are in contact with a mind and we must attempt an identification with that mind” This is Schonberg's stance on understanding music Music cannot be divorced from the mind that created it It is not simply structural or harmonic analysis So Schonberg attempts to relate to each composer and the world and culture that

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    (The Lives of the Great Composers) PDF FREE ¸ Harold C. Schonberg This is a fantastic book thoroughly researched lucidly written and highly entertaining It contains details on the lives of all the great composers and many of the obscure ones as well The composer Charles Ives became one of my heroes after reading this One of my friends is currently writing an instructional book on playing the guitar titled How to Become a Guitar Player from Hell and he told me this book real

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The Lives of the Great Composers

read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg review The Lives of the Great Composers ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review Bach Mozart Beethoven the Schumanns Copland and Stravinsky weaving a fabric rich in detail and anecdote He also includes the creators of light music such as Gilbert and Sullivan and the StraussesSchonberg has extended the volume's coverage to provide informative and clearly written descriptions of the later serialists such a. I learned a lot but this was far too dry to merit than 3 stars Still glad I read it just from the standpoint of my own cultural edification

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read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg review The Lives of the Great Composers ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review S Stockhausen and Carter the iconoclastic John Cage the individualistic Messiaen minimalist composers the new tonalists and women composers of all eras including Mendelssohn Hensel Chaminade Smyth Beach and Zwilich Scattered throughout are many changes and additions reflecting musicological findings of the past fifteen years. A superior harmonic sense is the mark of nearly all the great composers Where most composers of his day would confine themselves to the rules Bach made the rules Sounding like a Romantic than a Baroue composer Bach told an aspiring organist to not only play the notes but express the affect the emotional significance of the piece None of Corelli s pieces go higher than third position on violin A feeling for modulation is the infallible mark of the important composer It is the mediocrity who sits so close to home who does not have the imagination or the daring to go from key to key It is safe to say no great music is without the element of the unexpected Melodies had to be harmonized and in his harmonic ideas Schubert was supreme Music totally changes between 1830 and 1840 It moves from classical harmony to romantic which means allowing seventh ninth eleventh and even altered chords Romantic is legato and rich Rubato Every sensitive musician uses it the device is euivalent to variation of line in a drawing by a master Chopin was known for using it a lot although he made his pupils stick to a metronome for Bach and Mozart Chopin loved singers so you must bring out his singing lines Donizetti composed L Elisir d A in eight days including one of my favorite arias of all time Una Furtiva Lagrima Wagner and Berlioz sucked at playing any instrument yet look at what they wrote Wagner actually went through a radical period where he fell under the influence of the super cool anarchist Mikhail Bakunin sadly he uickly went back to being a racist jerk Cesar Frank got uneasy when any student composer did not modulate enough I loved Mahler s critiue of orchestral musicians They cannot read the score markings and thus sin against the holy law of dynamics and the inner hidden rhythms of a work When they see a crescendo they immediately play forte and speed up at a diminuendo they become piano and retard the tempo One looks in vain for gradations When Saint Saens went back for his recital encore at age ten he offered the audience to play any of Beethoven s thirty two sonatas from memory Debussy s ear was his only rule chords did not have to resolve Ravel was only five feet tall On the negative side I did not like the fact that Harold was not a fan of Saint Saens Piano Concerto 2 and that he dissed the amazing first movement of Dvorak s Seventh Symphony Then Harold dares to say It is true that no one can make the case for Grieg as one of the immortals Really Jan Garbarek would beg to differ Jan sells records than any classical artist today and his favorite composer is Grieg Jan is also Norwegian Grieg loving Jan s record Officium with the Hillard Ensemble sold 15 million copies Let s see one of Harold s classical musical friends pull that off Another snotty PMS comment by Harold is How could the composer of Valse Triste Sibelius be taken seriously A good book for the most part but occasionally you wonder how elitist douchebag Harold who looks like John Gielgud pistol whipped by a midget got this book deal

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read & download ñ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook á Harold C. Schonberg review The Lives of the Great Composers ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Harold C. Schonberg á 0 review In this new edition Harold Schonberg offers music lovers a series of fascinating biographical chapters Music the author contends is a continually evolving art and all geniuses uniue as they are were influenced by their predecessors Schonberg discusses the lives and works of the foremost figures in classical music among them. The tone of this book is as comforting as a cool blanket on a warm nightFrom the movie Last Action HeroJack Slater John Practice has just betrayed Slater Danny told me not to trust you He said you killed MozartJohn Practice Mo whoJack Slater zart