Studies in Music History Presented to H. C. Robbins Landon on His Seventieth Birthday

By: Biba, Otto and Jones, David Wyn (Ed)

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Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 272pp, tipped in frontis portrait, plates, 27 music examples. The studies in English include a recently rediscovered manuscript copy of a Domenico Scarlatti opera, Haydn's early Pastorellas, works by Mozart marketed in London by Longman and Broderip, Haydn's contract with his London publisher and an appreciation of H. C. Robbins as founder of the Haydn Society. The studies in German include information about the Haydn brothers and Mozart, freemasonry in Vienna under Emperor Leopold II, the interpretation of music in the 18th and 19th centuries, portraits of musicians in the Lavater Collection (Austrian National Library) and musical manuscripts in the collections of monasteries and cathedrals in Bavaria.

Title: Studies in Music History Presented to H. C. Robbins Landon on His Seventieth Birthday

Author Name: Biba, Otto and Jones, David Wyn (Ed)

Categories: History of Music,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1996

ISBN Number: 0500016968

ISBN Number 13: 9780500016961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 11215

Keywords: Classical Music History Of Music Scarlatti Tolomeo Et Alessandro Haydn Frederick Augustus Hyde Mozart H. C. Robbins Landon,