What to Listen for in Music.pdf
One of the most helpful, sensible, and enjoyable discourses on the subject ever published.
Victor Record Review
By far the best thing of its kind yet to appear.
Aaron Coplands well-known and highly regarded compositions, performed and recorded extensively throughout the world, include the Pulitzer Prize-winning ballet Appalachian Spring, and the film scores of Our Town and The Heiress.
Now in trade paperback: The definitive guide to musical enjoyment (Forum).
In this fascinating analysis of how to listen to both contemporary and classical music analytically, eminent American composer Aaron Copland offers provocative suggestions that will bring readers a deeper appreciation of the most viscerally rewarding of all art forms.