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Gammond, Peter

Overview
Works: 139 works in 596 publications in 9 languages and 11,929 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bio-bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Discographies  Terminology  Biography‡vDictionaries  Juvenile works  Studies and exercises‡vJazz  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Creator, Composer
Classifications: ML102.P66, 781.6403
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Most widely held works by Peter Gammond
The Oxford companion to popular music by Peter Gammond( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and German and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-volume guide to popular music that includes biographical entries
Scott Joplin and the ragtime era by Peter Gammond( Book )

21 editions published between 1957 and 1977 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The harmony illustrated encyclopedia of classical music : an essential guide to the world's finest music by Peter Gammond( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical music reference book arranged in nine subjects, including the orchestra, opera, and chamber music; with information on instruments and noted composers
Offenbach : his life and times by Peter Gammond( Book )

26 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duke Ellington : his life and music by Peter Gammond( Book )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Someone -- gathering in a clearing -- You don't love me no more -- Indiana -- On the Alamo -- Happy go lucky local -- Flippant flurry -- Who struck John? -- The Mooche -- Suddenly it jumped
The illustrated encyclopedia of recorded opera by Peter Gammond( Book )

15 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical instruments in color by Peter Gammond( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical composers by Peter Gammond( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes biographies of approximately 170 composers from the 16th through the 20th centuries. Arranged alphabetically it chronicles the lives and personal circumstances of the composers, revealing the social and artistic milieux in which they worked, and the influences that helped shape their music
Jazz A-Z by Peter Clayton( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Illustrated guide to composers of classical music( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Illustrated guide to composers of opera by Peter Gammond( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic flute : a guide to the opera by Peter Gammond( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the background of the opera, synopsis of the plot, music, survey of performances, chronology and major compositions by Mozart
The meaning and magic of music by Peter Gammond( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aantrekkelijk, royaal uitgevoerd boek waarin elementaire begrippen en andere facetten van de muziekwereld ter sprake komen. De informatie is zo summier, dat de lezer zelf al wel enige kennis van zaken moet hebben
Best music hall and variety songs by Peter Gammond( )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Guinness jazz companion by Peter Clayton( Book )

8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terms used in music; a short dictionary by Peter Gammond( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Music goes round and round ; a cool look at the record industry( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of popular music by Peter Gammond( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen miles on a clear night : an irreverent, sceptical, and affectionate book about jazz records by Peter Gammond( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music hall song book : a collection of 45 of the best songs from 1890-1920 by Peter Gammond( )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Oxford companion to popular music
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Peter Gammond British music critic, writer, musician, poet and artist

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The harmony illustrated encyclopedia of classical music : an essential guide to the world's finest musicOffenbach : his life and timesClassical composersFourteen miles on a clear night : an irreverent, sceptical, and affectionate book about jazz records