The concert companion : a comprehensive guide to symphonic music / by Robert Bagar and Louis Biancolli ; with an introduction by Deems Taylor.

; Biancolli, Louis Leopold, author
New York : Whittlesey House/McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1947.

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Other Authors Biancolli, Louis Leopold,
Subjects Concertos -- Analyse et appréciation.
Orchestral music -- Analysis, appreciation.
Orchestre, Musique d' -- Analyse et appréciation.
Symphonies -- Analyse et appréciation.
Description xi, 868 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1947.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 849-852) and index.
Summary Program notes written for the New York Philhamonic-Symphony Society's concerts in the 1940s. They emphasize little-known anecdotes and details of composer's lives, and the process that each composer went through in composing a musical composition.
Contents Isaac Albéniz -- Anton Stepanovich Arensky -- Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach -- Johann Sebastian Bach -- Mily Alexeievitch Balakirev-- Samual Barber -- Béla Bartók -- Ludwig van Beethoven -- Arthur Benjamin -- Robert Russell Bennett -- Hector Berlioz -- Leonard Bernstein -- Georges Bizet -- Marc Blitzstein -- Ernest Bloch -- Luigi Boccherini -- Alexander Borodin -- Johannes Brahms -- Benjamin Britten -- Max Bruch -- Anton Bruckner -- Ferruccio Busoni -- John Alden Carpenter -- Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco -- Emmanuel Chabrier -- George Whitefield Chadwick -- Ernest Chausson -- Carlos Chávez -- Luigi Cherubini -- Frédéric Chopin -- Muzio Clementi -- Frederick Shepherd Converse -- Aaron Copland -- Arcangelo Corelli -- Francois Couperin -- Henry Cowell -- Paul Creston -- Claude Debussy -- Frederick Delius -- Norman Dello Joio -- David Diamond -- Ernst von Dohnányi -- Paul Dukas -- Anton Dvorak -- Edward Elgar -- Georges Enesco -- Manuel de Falla -- Gabriel Fauré -- Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez -- Arthur Foote -- Lukas Foss -- César Franck -- George Gershwin -- Henry F. Gilbert -- Alexander Glazunov -- Reinhold Moritzovich Glière -- Michail Ivanovitch Glinka -- Christoph Willibald Gluck -- Karl Goldmark -- Morton Gould -- Edvard Grieg -- Charles Tomlinson Griffes -- Louis Gruenberg -- Henry Hadley -- George Frederick Handel -- Howard Hanson -- Roy Harris -- Joseph Haydn -- Bernard Herrmann -- Paul Hindemith -- Gustav Holst -- Arthur Honegger -- Engelbert Humperdinck -- Jacques Ibert -- Vincent d'Indy -- Leos Janacek -- Werner Josten -- Dmitri Kabalevsky -- Jerome Kern -- Aram Khachaturian.
Tikhon Khrennikov -- Zotán Kodály -- Ernst Krenek -- Édouard Lalo -- Anatol Lyadov -- Franz Liszt -- Charles Martin Loeffler -- Jean-Baptiste Lully -- Edward MacDowell -- Gustav Mahler -- Bohuslav Martinu -- Daniel Gregory Mason -- Harl McDonald -- Felix Mendelssohn -- Gian-Carlo Menotti -- Nikolai Miaskovskii -- Darius Milhaud -- Douglas Moore -- Modest Mussorgsky -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- Otto Nicolai -- Niccolo Paganini -- John Knowles Paine -- Hans Pfitzner -- Walter Piston -- Francis Poulenc -- Serge Prokofiev -- Henry Purcell --Sergei Rachmaninoff -- Maurice Ravel -- Ottorino Respighi -- Silvestre Revueltas -- Wallingford Riegger -- Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov -- Manuel Rosenthal -- Gioacchino Rossini -- Albert Roussel -- Anton Rubinstein -- Charles Camille Saint-Saens -- Pedro Sanjuan -- Ernest Schelling -- Arnold Schonberg -- Franz Schubert -- William Schuman -- Robert Schumann -- Alexander Scriabin -- Dmitri Shostakovich -- Jean Sibelius -- Elie Siegmeister -- Bedrich Smetana -- David Stanley Smith -- Leo Sowerby -- Louis Spohr -- William Grant Still -- Johann Strauss -- Richard Strauss -- Igor Stravinsky -- Franz von Suppe -- Karol Szymanowski -- Alexandre Tansman -- Giuseppe Tartini -- Deems Taylor -- Randall Thompson -- Virgil Thomson -- Ernst Toch -- Peter Ilyitch Tschaikowsky -- Joaquin Turina -- Ralph Vaughan Williams -- Giuseppe Verdi -- Tomas Luis de Victoria -- Henri Vieuxtemps -- Heitor Villa-Lobos -- Giovanni Battista Viotti -- Tommaso Antonio Vitali -- Antonio Vivaldi Richard Wagner -- William Walton -- "Peter Warlock" (Philip Heseltine) -- Carl Maria von Weber -- Jaromir Weinberger -- Emerson Whithorne -- Henri Wieniawski -- Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)485171
(OCoLC)ocm00485171
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WorldCat Identities Bagar, Robert C.
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