Symphonies Nos. 5, 6, and 7 in Full Score
ISBN: 0486260348
EAN13: 9780486260341
Language: English
Publication Date: January 1, 1989
Pages: 272
Dimensions: 0.60" H x 11.90" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 1.60 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Beethoven's symphonies are among this greatest works -- in the opinion of many, the greatest orchestral compositions in the history of music. Perfect in their fusion of emotion and form, filled with drama and great beauty, they are among the best-known and best-loved works in all classical music. This volume contains complete scores for Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67 ; Symphony No. 6 in F Major (Pastoral), Op. 68 ; Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92 . Meticulously reproduced from the authoritative Litolff edition, each score features large, clear noteheads and wide margins for ease of use in studying and following the music. Far less expensive than comparable full-score editions, this volume belongs in the library of any music lover who wishes to study the masterly innovation and creativity Beethoven brought to the symphonic form.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Beethoven's symphonies are among this greatest works--in the opinion of many, the greatest orchestral compositions in the history of music. Perfect in their fusion of emotion and form, filled with drama and great beauty, they are among the best-known and best-loved works in all classical music. This volume contains complete scores for Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67 ; Symphony No. 6 in F Major (Pastoral), Op. 68 ; Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92 . Meticulously reproduced from the authoritative Litolff edition, each score features large, clear noteheads and wide margins for ease of use in studying and following the music. Far less expensive than comparable full-score editions, this volume belongs in the library of any music lover who wishes to study the masterly innovation and creativity Beethoven brought to the symphonic form.