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Das Wohltemperierte Clavier, oder Praeludia, und Fugen durch alle Tone und Semitona I
Baroque prelude / fugue

The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846–893, is a collection of two sets of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, composed for solo keyboard by Johann Sebastian Bach. In the German of Bach's time Clavier (keyboard) was a ...

Vincenzo Galilei
This article refers to the father of Galileo Galilei. For Galileo’s son of the same name, see Vincenzo Gamba. Vincenzo Galilei (c. 1520 – 2 July 1591) was an Italian lutenist, composer, and music theorist, and the father of the...
Composer
Josef Bohuslav Foerster
Josef Bohuslav Foerster (30 December 1859 – 29 May 1951) was a Czech composer of classical music. He is often referred to as J. B. Foerster. The surname is sometimes spelled Förster.
Composer
Berners
Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th Baron Berners (18 September 1883 – 19 April 1950), also known as Gerald Tyrwhitt, was a British composer of classical music, novelist, painter and aesthete. He is usually referred to as Lord Be...
Composer
Das wohltemperierte Clavier, oder Praeludia, und Fugen durch alle Tone und Semitona II
Baroque prelude / fugue

The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846–893, is a collection of two sets of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, composed for solo keyboard by Johann Sebastian Bach. In the German of Bach's time Clavier (keyboard) was a ...

Symphony No. 5
Classical symphony from 1808

The Symphony No. 5 in C minor of Ludwig van Beethoven, Op. 67, was written between 1804–1808. It is one of the best-known compositions in classical music, and one of the most frequently played symphonies. First performed in Vienna's Theater ...

Nicolas Slonimsky
Nicolas Slonimsky (April 27 [O.S. April 15] 1894 – December 25, 1995), born Nikolai Leonidovich Slonimskiy (Russian: Никола́й Леони́дович Сло́нимский), was a Russian-born American conductor, author, pianist, composer and lexicogra...
Author
Tristan und Isolde
Romantic opera from 1859

Tristan und Isolde (Tristan and Isolde, or Tristan and Isolda, or Tristran and Ysolt) is an opera, or music drama, in three acts by Richard Wagner to a German libretto by the composer, based largely on the romance by Gottfried ...

... Talbot's reference work is reviewed. ...
... Youman's reference work on the composer Strauss is reviewed. ...
... Nettl and Stone's reference book on world music is reviewed. ...
... A reference book about pianists, and piano composers, which includes a list of preferred recordings, by David Dubal (Amadeus Press) is reviewed. ...
... Reviews "The Hutchinson Music Reference Suite" from Focus Multimedia Ltd. ...
... Ashman reviews the new reference book (Cambridge UP) on opera around the world. He calls it an ... invaluable reference work and notes that it is well-illustrated and contains accurate information. ...
... Briefly reviews "Percussion Solo Literature," a comprehensive reference text of solo percussion music (Media Press, 518p, $35.00). ...
... Matthew Hoch's quick reference guide is reviewed. ...
... The 2003 edition of the "Bielefelder Katalog," a valuable and comprehensive jazz record reference work compiled by Manfred Scheffner, is reviewed. ...
... Christiansen's reference book for opera is reviewed (Faber & Faber). ...
... Tovey's reference book for classical music is reviewed (Oxford U Press). ...