The New Oxford Companion to Music
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:11/17/1983 - Oxford University Press
This complete encyclopedia encompasses music of all kinds from ancient times to the present day. Written by a team of 90 expert contributors, these 6,600 articles cover composers, and individual works: musical instruments: opera: music of different countries: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Jazz, and popular music: definitions of musical terms: rudiments and thoery of music: and standard forms and genres.