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"The Master Musicians are the classics of the repertoire." --Nicolas Kenyon, The Sunday Times. Celebrating its 100th anniversary, this extraordinary series continues to amaze and captivate its readers with detailed insight into the lives and work of music's geniuses. Unlike other composer biographies that focus narrowly on the music, this series explores the personal history of each composer and the social context surrounding the music. In a precise, engaging, and authoritative manner, each volume combines a vivid portrait of the musicians' inspirations, influences, life experiences, even their weaknesses, with an accessible discussion of their work. Further, each volume offers superb reference material, including a detailed life and times chronology, a complete list of works, a personalia glossary highlighting the important people in the composer's life, and a select bibliography. Under the supervision of music expert and series general editor Stanley Sadie, Master Musicians will delight music scholars, serious musicians, and all music lovers.

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Bach

Third Edition

$25.00

Malcolm Boyd

9780195307719
Paperback
20 April 2006
Master Musicians Series

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Berlioz

$35.00

Hugh Macdonald

9780198164838
Paperback
22 February 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Bizet

$35.00

Hugh Macdonald

9780199781560
Hardcover
20 August 2014
Master Musicians Series

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Brahms

$29.95

Malcolm MacDonald

9780198164845
Paperback
07 March 2002
Master Musicians Series

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Byrd

$39.95

Kerry McCarthy

9780195388756
Hardcover
08 April 2013
Master Musicians Series

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Chopin

$35.00

Jim Samson

9780198167037
Paperback
15 March 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Debussy

$35.00

Eric Frederick Jensen

9780199730056
Hardcover
01 August 2014
Master Musicians Series

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Handel

Second Edition

$35.00

Donald Burrows

9780199737369
Paperback
15 June 2012
Master Musicians Series

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Liszt

$44.99

Derek Watson

9780198164999
Paperback
22 November 2001
Master Musicians Series

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MacDowell

$39.95

E. Douglas Bomberger

9780199899296
Hardcover
19 August 2013
Master Musicians Series

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Mahler

Second Edition

$35.00

Michael Kennedy

9780198164807
Paperback
17 May 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Mendelssohn

Third Edition

$35.00

Philip Radcliffe

9780198164937
Paperback
22 February 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Monteverdi

$40.00

Denis Arnold

9780198164654
Paperback
01 November 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Musorgsky

His Life and Works

$29.95

David Brown

9780199735525
Paperback
15 August 2010
Master Musicians Series

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Puccini

His Life and Works

$35.00

Julian Budden

9780195179743
Paperback
22 September 2005
Master Musicians Series

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Schoenberg

Second Edition

$35.00

Malcolm MacDonald

9780195172010
Hardcover
26 September 2008
Master Musicians Series

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Schumann

Second Edition

$29.95

Eric Frederick Jensen

9780199737352
Paperback
13 February 2012
Master Musicians Series

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Tchaikovsky

$40.00

Edward Garden

9780198164746
Paperback
12 July 2001
Master Musicians Series

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Tchaikovsky

$39.95

Roland John Wiley

9780195368925
Hardcover
30 July 2009
Master Musicians Series

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Verdi

Third Edition

$39.95

Julian Budden

9780195323429
Hardcover
04 April 2008
Master Musicians Series

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