The International Who’s Who in Classical Music 2014 is a vast source of biographical and contact information for singers, instrumentalists, composers, conductors, managers and more. Each entrant has been given the opportunity to update his or her information for the new improved 2014 edition.Each biographical entry comprises personal information, principal career details, repertoire, recordings and compositions, and full contact details where available. Appendices provide contact details for national orchestras, opera companies, music festivals, music organizations and major competitions and awards.
Entries include individuals involved in all aspects of the world of classical music: composers, instrumentalists, singers, arrangers, writers, musicologists, conductors, directors and managers.
- over 8,000 detailed biographical entries
- covers the classical and light classical fields
- includes both up-and-coming musicians and well-established names.
This book will prove valuable for anyone in need of reliable, up-to-date information on the individuals and organizations involved in classical music.
Table of Contents
Part 1: Biographies Part 2: Directory Appendix A: Orchestras. Appendix B Opera Companies. Appendix C: Music Festivals. Appendix D: Music Organizations. Appendix E: Competitions and Awards.
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