How to Listen to Music

Henry Edward KREHBIEL (1854 - 1923)

This book is "not written for professional musicians, but for untaught lovers of the art". It gives broad instruction on composers, styles, instruments, venues - and when to believe the critics. (Summary by Sarah Jennings)

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Music, Self-Help

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Introduction Ruth Golding
00:15:14
Play 02 Recognition of Musical Elements Kara Shallenberg
00:25:05
Play 03 The Content and Kinds of Music Kalynda
00:36:19
Play 04 The Modern Orchestra Availle
01:04:24
Play 05 At an Orchestral Concert Bob Gonzalez
00:37:52
Play 06 At a Pianoforte Recital, Part 1 John Kooz
00:37:43
Play 07 At a Pianoforte Recital, Part 2 John Kooz
00:39:47
Play 08 At the Opera Availle
01:04:15
Play 09 Choirs and Choral Music Kara Shallenberg
00:53:48
Play 10 Musician, Critic and Public MaryAnn
00:33:12