📚   Recommended Books                          


Berger, Melvin. Guide to Chamber Music.  3rd ed, 

     Dover Publications, Inc. 2001.

Boult, Adrian, with Bernard Shore & Vernon Hadley. 

     Boult on Music: Words from a Lifetime's Communication 

     (Musicians on Music No. 1). Toccata Press, 1983.

Greenberg, Robert.  How to Listen to Great Music.  

     Penguin Books, ltd., London, 2011.

Machlis, Joseph.  Introduction to Contemporary Music.  

     2nd ed, W.W. Norton, New York, 1906.

Rosen, Charles.  Sonata Forms.  Revised ed., 

     W.W. Norton, New York, 1987.

Rosen, Charles.  The Classical Style.  Expanded ed., 

     W.W. Norton, New York, 1997.

Ross, Alex. The Rest Is Noise.  Picador, New York.  2007.

Swafford, Jan.  The Vintage Guide to Classical Music.  

     Random House, Inc. New York, 1992.

Watkins, John.  The Art of The Conductor.  iUniverse Books, , 

     Lincoln, NE.  2007

Wenk, Arthur, A Brief History of Classical Music: A Tale of Time, 

     Tonality and Timbre, CreateSpace, 2017.

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