The Music of Finland.

By: Richards, Denby.

Price: $9.60

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; viii - 120 pp. Blue cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated end papers and also illustrated with 18 pages of black and white photographs one of which is the frontis piece. From the dust jacket: "This is the first book in the English language dealing exclusively with the history and significance of Finland's musical culture, and it traces the development from the church music of the 14th century through the first music schools and teachers to the present time." Thirty-seven page alphabetical listing of Finnish composers and their known works followed by a 4 page index at the back. The head edges of the boards are a tad faded, otherwise clean and tight. The unclipped dust jacket has mild wear to the head edges and a browning of the head margin on the front panel.

Title: The Music of Finland.

Author Name: Richards, Denby.

Categories: Performing Arts, Music - Collections,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, UK., Hugh Evelyn.: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 27443

Keywords: Music; Finland; Finnish; Performance; Erik Bergman; Henrik Donner; Toivo Elovaara; Einar Englund; Erik Fordell; Leo Harkonen; Mauri Hongisto; Paavo Heininen; Bengt Johansson; Ahti Karjalainen; Joonas Kokkonen; Ilkka Kuusisto; Helvi Leiviska; Osmo Lindeman; Vilho Luolajan Mikkola; Sibelius; Bengt von Torne; Kalervo Tuukkanen;