Search our site
I Stop Somewhere by T. E. Carter Read the opening extract of the brand new T. E. Carter book before its publication on 19/04/2018

Tchaikovsky by Edward (retired Professor of Music, Sheffield University) Garden
  

Synopsis

Tchaikovsky by Edward (retired Professor of Music, Sheffield University) Garden

Revised to mark the centenary of Tchaikovsky's death and the recent upsurge of interest in his music, Edward Garden's study assesses the operas, ballets and other works against the background of the composer's eventful life: his ill-judged marriage, his curious pen-friendship with his patron Nadezhda von Meck, and his relationship with Balakirev and other Russian composers. Edward Garden also examines conflicting theories on the manner of Tchaikovsky's death.

Reviews

Should be in the library of every musician and music lover ... admirably skilful, objective account. * Music and Musicians *


About the Author

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

30th November 2000

Author

Edward (retired Professor of Music, Sheffield University) Garden

More books by Edward (retired Professor of Music, Sheffield University) Garden
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Format

Paperback
192 pages

Categories

Individual composers & musicians, specific bands & groups
Biography: arts & entertainment

ISBN

9780198164746

It gives a chance to read about new titles, invites comments from all kinds of readers and is run by such a nice bunch of book lovers.

Joy Bosworth

Lovereading are lovely people who send me lovely books. What's not to love?

Gavin Dimmock

My favourite thing about is the 'like for like' page this has really introduced me to some good reads! That and lots of honest reviews.

Sam Lewis

I love that Lovereading handpicks very special debut reads.

Magda North

A great place to go to find your next literary escape, and where you don't have to judge a book by its cover!

Suzanne Beney

Thanks to Lovereading I have discovered new writers and read books I would never had looked twice at - and enjoyed them.

Angela Rhodes

I 'Lovereading' because it lets me see what new books are around with a detailed synopsis and readers' reviews.

Judith Sharp

I read new, exciting writers and established authors before publication and there is a great website full of brilliant books and opinions.

Lynda

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools