3 edition of History of the modern music of western Europe. found in the catalog.
History of the modern music of western Europe.
Kiesewetter, Raphael Georg Edler von Wiesenbrunn
|Statement||Translated by Robert Müller. New introd. by Frank Harrison.|
|Series||Da Capo Press music reprint series|
|LC Classifications||ML160 .K4713 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, xii, 300, 39 p. of music.|
|Number of Pages||300|
|LC Control Number||74140375|
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Classical History (Gluck through Beethoven) With regard to Western music, the latter half of the 18th Century is often called the "Classical" period; the music of this period is considered very different from that of the Baroque period.
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