Biographical and historical data and clear technical explanations are featured in a guide to the appreciation of twentieth-century music that includes a full discussion of trends since 1961, a dictionary of composers, and a concentrated review of musical concepts.This book is divided into three main sections: the development of twentieth-century concepts, minor and major developments in Europe, and “The American scene.”
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The late Joseph Machlis was professor of music at Queens College of the City University of New York. Among his many publications are Introduction to Contemporary Music (Norton) and singing translations for many operas.
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Book Description Littlehampton Book Services Ltd 1963-12, 1963. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. slight wear and fade to cover small scuffs to edges of cover slight tanning to pages otherwise content fine. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 098888-4
Book Description Dent, London, 1977. Hard Back. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Reprint. 8 Vo. Wrapper is sun faded to spine, heavy book, will incur extra postage. Music. Bookseller Inventory # 019165