Chronicle of Classical Music, Paperback Book

Chronicle of Classical Music Paperback


"The Chronicle of Classical Music" is a diary-style chronology tracing the development of Western classical music, revealing the inside story of the composers daily lives: their travels, encounters, great works, performances, patrons, friends, lovers, families, finances, struggles and ambitions a kaleidoscope of facts.

Here is history of classical music presented in a way that is accessible, vivid and multi-dimensional an essential book for all those interested in, or who are looking for a way into, serious music.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages, 388 illustrations, 160 in colour
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
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  • Category: Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830)
  • ISBN: 9780500282137



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