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For Every Music Lover

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A series of essays for music lovers, covering many topics. From music appreciation, to violin and symphony, music education, to piano and, in fact, the very origins of music, there is sure to be something for everyone.

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[Illustration: MALIBRAN]

FOR EVERY MUSIC LOVER

A SERIES OF PRACTICAL ESSAYS ON MUSIC

BY AUBERTINE WOODWARD MOORE

AUTHOR OF "FOR MY MUSICAL FRIEND" ETC.

NEW YORK DODGE PUBLISHING COMPANY 55 FIFTH AVENUE

Copyright, 1902, by DODGE PUBLISHING COMPANY

PRINTED IN U. S. A.

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1. MALIBRAN Frontispiece 2. MOZART 22 3. BRAHMS 54 4. FRANZ LISZT 86 5. LILLIAN NORDICA 118 6. PAGANINI 150 7. JENNY LIND 182 8. CORELLI 214 9. SAINT SAËNS 246

Contents

Preface 17

How we can approach knowledge of music. Mistaken isolation of the art. Those who belong to the privileged class. Music, as well as religion, meant for all. Business of its ministers and teachers. Promise of the twentieth century. Fruitage of our own free soil. American world view. Purpose of volume.

The Origin and Function of Music 21

Story of music affording knowledge of man's inner life... Continue reading book >>


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