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The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn Read the opening extract of the brand new A. J. Finn book before its publication on 22/01/2018

Western "classical" music books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Western "classical" music category. Presented with a red border are the Western "classical" music books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Western "classical" music books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Hear Me Out by Armando Iannucci Hear Me Out

A celebration of music from Armando Iannucci - creator of Alan Partridge, The Thick of It and Veep.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

Sing Aloud Harmonious Spheres Renaissance Conceptions of Cosmic Harmony by Jacomien (University of Warwick) Prins Sing Aloud Harmonious Spheres Renaissance Conceptions of Cosmic Harmony

This is the first volume to explore the reception of the Pythagorean doctrine of cosmic harmony within a variety of contexts, ranging chronologically from Plato to 18th-century England. This original collection of essays engages with contemporary debates concerning the relationship...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Music in Goethe's Faust Goethe's Faust in Music by Dr Lorraine Byrne Bodley Music in Goethe's Faust Goethe's Faust in Music

That Goethe's poetry has proved pivotal for the development of the nineteenth-century Lied has long been acknowledged. Less acknowledged is the seminal impact in musical realms of Goethe's Faust/I>, a work which has attracted the attention of composers since the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/06/2017

Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 2 by Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 2


Format: Sheet music - Released: 06/06/2017

Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 4, with CD & Teaching Notes by Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 4, with CD & Teaching Notes


Format: Mixed media product - Released: 06/06/2017

Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Initial, with CD & Teaching Notes by Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Initial, with CD & Teaching Notes


Format: Mixed media product - Released: 06/06/2017

Piano Teaching Notes 2018-2020 by Pamela Lidiard, Graham Fitch Piano Teaching Notes 2018-2020
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/06/2017

Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 1 by Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 Grade 1


Format: Sheet music - Released: 06/06/2017

Coming Soon

Experiencing Chopin A Listener's Companion by Christine Lee Gengaro Experiencing Chopin A Listener's Companion

Gengaro surveys Chopin's position as a composer of Romantic piano music at a time when the piano stood at the center of musical and social life. It sheds a spotlight on Chopin and his music that illuminates the Romantic period...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Performing Civility International Competitions in Classical Music by Lisa McCormick Performing Civility International Competitions in Classical Music

Lisa McCormick considers the history of classical music competitions and their role in society today by examining highlights and controversies.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

BBC Proms 2017 Festival Guide by BBC Proms 2017 Festival Guide

The BBC Proms is the world's biggest and longest-running classical music festival and one of the jewels in the crown for the BBC. It is one of the strongest brand names in the music world and attracts a glittering array...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2017

Sounds and Sweet Airs The Forgotten Women of Classical Music by Anna Beer Sounds and Sweet Airs The Forgotten Women of Classical Music

The hidden history of the women who dared to write music in a man's world
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2017 by Europa Publications The International Who's Who in Classical/Popular Music Set 2017

Combining the International Who's Who in Classical Music and the International Who's Who in Popular Music, this two-volume set provides a complete view of the whole of the music world. Within the International Who's Who in Classical Music, each biographical...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/04/2017

Collected Organ Works, Volume 1 by Collected Organ Works, Volume 1


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 24/03/2017

International Who's Who in Classical Music by Europa Publications International Who's Who in Classical Music

The International Who's Who in Classical Music 2017 is a vast source of biographical and contact information for singers, instrumentalists, composers, conductors, managers and more. Each entrant has been given the opportunity to update his or her information for the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/03/2017

The Music of William Schuman, Vincent Persichetti, and Peter Mennin Voices of Stone and Steel by Walter Simmons The Music of William Schuman, Vincent Persichetti, and Peter Mennin Voices of Stone and Steel

Schuman, Persichetti, and Mennin were three of the most significant American composers of the 20th century; yet their music has largely disappeared from view since their respective deaths. This book provides a thorough examination of their lives and work, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/03/2017

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