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Published: 19 January 2012

352 Pages | 40 illus. on center glossy insert

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199772704

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Charles Munch

D. Kern Holoman

  • First substantial biography of Munch in any language
  • Based on newly examined primary sources in Strasbourg, Paris, Boston and the conductor's estate
  • Focuses on the effects of his dual heritage as an Alsatian on his work as a conductor and on his accomplishments in internationalizing the French symphonic repertoire and new music in the United States and Japan
  • Features a companion website with audio clips, links to additional video and audio, as well as supplementary text

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