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Author Sadie, Julie Anne.

Title Calling on the composer : a guide to European composer houses and museums / Julie Anne Sadie and Stanley Sadie
Published New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Contents Heritage and the Composer Museum -- Celebrating Composers -- A Fragile Legacy -- Music on Display -- The Composer Houses and Museums -- By country: maps -- Austria -- The Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania) -- Belgium, Netherlands -- Czech Republic -- England, Wales -- France, Swizerland -- Germany -- Hungary, Slovakia -- Italy -- Poland -- Romania, Bulgaria -- Russia -- Scandinavia (Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden) -- Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Spain -- Ukraine, Belarus -- By composer: A-Z
Summary Across Europe, more than three hundred houses and museums commemorate the composers that lived and worked in them. In this book, two distinguished musicologists guide the reader and the musically curious traveller to these sites and provide essential information on their content and significance. They also offer practical information for the visitor, seasoned insights and lively commentary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Composers -- Homes and haunts -- Europe -- Guidebooks.
Music museums -- Europe -- Guidebooks.
Europe -- Guidebooks.
Genre/Form Guidebooks.
Form Electronic book
Author Sadie, Stanley.
ISBN 0300183941 (electronic bk.)
9780300183948 (electronic bk.)