Music in Eighteenth-century England
Essays in Memory of Charles Cudworth
Normal Price: $72.95
Your Price: $65.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.28 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Music in Eighteenth-century England by Christopher Hogwood
Book DescriptionEnglish eighteenth-century music is comparatively neglected as an academic topic despite its increasing popularity with listeners, both on record and in the concert hall. Yet England in the eighteenth century was the scene of the liveliest and most various musical activity. The essays in this book, by leading English and American scholars, are devoted to the social and intellectual background, and to the composers who dominated the period, including Handel and Haydn.
Buy Music in Eighteenth-century England book by Christopher Hogwood from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521090087
(244mm x 170mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 13-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Christopher Hogwood
Keyboard in Baroque Europe, Paperback (March 2009)
Twelve of today's most distinguished scholar-performers offer essays on new and intriguing aspects of baroque keyboard music.
Haydn's Visits to England, Hardback (February 2009)
Using Haydns (composer) original letters and notebooks, and accounts by contemporaries, this book shows how Haydn is taken up by London society, travels into the country, plays for the royal family and writes some of his most famous music.
Handel, Paperback (May 2007)
Handel remains one of the unchallenged geniuses of musical history. Yet many revealing and fascinating aspects of his work have been obscured by generations of adulation. This title takes us back to the original Handel, blending the evidence from documents of different kinds with biographical observations and with an array of illustrations.
Handel: Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks, Hardback (November 2005)» View all books by Christopher Hogwood
A study of Handel's best-known public music: Water Music, and Music for the Royal Fireworks.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Music in Eighteenth-century England book by Christopher Hogwood and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.