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Beethoven and his nine symphonies by Sir George Grove

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English


  • Beethoven, Ludwig van, -- 1770-1827,
  • Symphony

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Edition Notes

Statementby George Grove.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 407 p. :
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23368172M

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As the author, Sir?George Grove, states in his preface to this book, it is intended to?provide?analysis and explanation of Beethoven's symphonies for the amateur musician or music lover. The composer had a prolific musical commentary/critics life. This book is just an assembly of several essays on music, maybe the main ones approaching the 9 symphonies of Beethoven. But before the symphonies, there’s an essay on “What’s music”, very pertinent, though polemic/5. Beethoven and His Nine Symphonies Alt ernative. Title Composer Grove, George: I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. No. None [force assignment] First Pub lication. Language English Composer Time Period Comp. Period: Romantic: Piece Style RomanticComposer: Grove, George. The Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. , also known as Beethoven's 9th, is the final complete symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, composed between and The symphony was the first example of a major composer using voices in a symphony (thus making it a choral symphony).Genre: Choral symphony.

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