The History Of Classical Music Non Fiction
This new audio book guide illustrates the might, glory and ingenuity of Ancient Greek civilisation. The accessible and entertaining presentation of the history makes learning fun for children. This comprehensive survey introduces all of the most fascinating aspects of Greek history from the fierce rivalry between between Athens and Sparta and the ferocious battles with the Persian Empire to the great poets, orators, philosophers and playwrights.
A superb crossover title of enormous appeal to the vast selection of the population that enjoys classical music, but would like to know more about it. From Gregorian Chant to Henryk Gorecki, the first living classical composer to get into the pop album charts, here is the fascinating story of over a thousand years of Western classical music and the composers who have sought to express in music the deepest of human feelings and emotions.