Theodore Front Musical Literature

Gabriel Faure.

Price: $24.95



Freelance music journalist and author of Korngold's biography in Phaidon's 20th C. composers series, Jessica Duchen explores with numerous citations and illustrations Faure's life and works in the context of the creative melting pot of fin-de-siecle Paris, his relationships. List of works, discogr, index.

238 p.; 22 cm.
Paper
ISBN: 0714839329
ISBN13: 9780714839325

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Alfred Schnittke.

Price: $24.95



The author was Schnittke's friend for many years. At Schnittke's suggestion, they met regularly for talks. He also had conversations with Schnittke's relatives and friends. "…he has expressed the very essence of 20th century culture" Many illustrations. Works list, bibliography, discography, index.

240 p.; 23 cm.
Paper
ISBN: 0714831697
ISBN13: 9780714831695



American Pioneers : Ives To Cage and Beyond.

Price: $29.95



General introduction, chapters on Ives, Varese, Cowell, Cage, New Sources, New Sounds. (McPhee, Lou Harrison, Hovhaness, LaMonte Young, Partch, Babbitt, Luening, Subotnik). Many illustrations, works list, bibliography, discography, index.

240 p.; 23 cm.
Paper
Language: English
ISBN: 0714831735
ISBN13: 9780714831732
UPC: 9780714831732



Anton Von Webern.

Price: $14.95



This biography will be an aid to those seeking a better understanding and enjoyment of Webern's music. As in all Phaidon biographies, the number and quality of the illustrations is exceptional. Classified list of works, bibliography, discography, index.

240 p.; 23 cm.
Paper
ISBN: 0714831573
ISBN13: 9780714831572



Arnold Schoenberg.

Price: $24.95



An engaging biography of perhaps the most important composer of the 20th century. The author focuses on his life and the importance of his music, without getting into detailed analysis. With a preface, list of works, list of further reading, discography, and index. Many black & white photos and plates.

240 p.; 23 cm.
Cloth
Language: English
ISBN: 0714846147
ISBN13: 9780714846149
UPC: 9780714846149