For the Love of Classical Music
- Imprint: Summersdale
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 240
- Price: £9.99
- Publication date: 8 October 2015
- ISBN: 9781849537322
About the book
Have you ever wondered…
- how the orchestra got its name?
- who wrote the longest-ever symphony?
- just how do we know when to clap – and when not to?
From Bach to Beethoven, Vivaldi to Vaughan Williams, the world of classical music has something to enchant every listener. Whether you’re an armchair connoisseur, a regular concert-goer or an ardent musician, For the Love of Classical Music will take you on a tour encompassing landmark pieces and performances, key artists and composers, and surprising facts about the world’s most beautiful music.
'a worthwhile starting point.’
Lincolnshire Life magazine