The Facts on File Dictionary of MusicBook - 2004
The Facts On File Dictionary of Music is an indispensable reference to the vast field of music. More than 3,000 musical terms are included in this authoritative resource, covering all major subjects, from technique and musical styles to instruments and notation and much more. Clear explanations of terminology, illustrations of instruments, pronunciations of foreign terms, and biographical information on composers are enhanced by the inclusion of quick-reference charts presenting information on important operas, ballets, and symphonies. This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of the original standard is an invaluable source for teachers, students, professionals, and music lovers alike.
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, c2004
Edition: 4th ed
Branch Call Number: 780.3 AMM
Characteristics: xi, 495 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Dictionary of music