Music with Words: A Composers View

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Music with Words: A Composers View
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In this practical, stylish, and authoritative book, one of America's most influential musical figures reveals how he learned to compose music for English poetry and prose. Illustrated with numerous examples from his own works, Virgil Thomson's discourses on the union of poetry and music will delight and instruct anyone who composes, performs, or simply listens to vocal music.
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9780300209815
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Paperback
Publication Date: 
May 15, 2014