Robert Harris What to Listen for in Mozart

ISBN 13: 9780140512960

What to Listen for in Mozart

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9780140512960: What to Listen for in Mozart

Focusing on seven of the beloved composer's greatest works and briefly analyzing another 50 of his compositions, Harris leads readers to an appreciation of Mozart's distinctive style, identifying the clues to his genius, and noting the dazzling innovations that give Mozart's works their universal and enduring appeal.

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The essential introduction to Mozart and the pleasures of classical music in a witty, exuberant style to match Mozart's own. What to Listen For in Mozart reveals the essence of Mozart?s music as well as his tumultuous life and times, examining his achievements within the aristocratic society of the late 1700?s, a society hovering on the brink of revolution , and the details of his career and tragic death, shunned and destitute at the age of thirty-five.
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As a critic, reviewer, broadcaster and producer, Robert Harris has been demystifying classical music for enthusiastic audiences for over twenty-five years. Currently the host of CBC Radio’s I Hear Music, he lives in Toronto.
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Robert Harris
Published by Puffin (1993)
ISBN 10: 0140512969 ISBN 13: 9780140512960
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