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Young, Percy M. (Percy Marshall) 1912-2004

Overview
Works: 660 works in 1,753 publications in 4 languages and 24,692 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Discographies  Folk songs  Songs  Scores  Studies (Music)  Methods (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Arranger, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Compiler, Adapter
Classifications: ML1500, 780.924
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Most widely held works about Percy M Young
 
Most widely held works by Percy M Young
The choral tradition; an historical and analytical survey from the sixteenth century to the present day by Percy M Young( Book )

39 editions published between 1962 and 1981 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoltán Kodály : a Hungarian musician by Percy M Young( Book )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel by Percy M Young( Book )

56 editions published between 1947 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bachs, 1500-1850 by Percy M Young( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of British music by Percy M Young( Book )

18 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concise history of music from primitive times to the present by Percy M Young( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oratorios of Handel by Percy M Young( Book )

22 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Arthur Sullivan by Percy M Young( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elgar, O.M. : a study of a musician by Percy M Young( Book )

12 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

66 two-part exercises by Zoltán Kodály( )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart by Percy M Young( Book )

14 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and German and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of an eighteenth century composer with representative scores from his various compositions
Letters to Nimrod : Edward Elgar to August Jaeger, 1897-1908 by Edward Elgar( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concert tradition; from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century by Percy M Young( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Grove, 1820-1900 : a biography by Percy M Young( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of a great Victorian - engineer, administrator, archaeologist, musicologist, educator and author, best remembered for the Dictionary of Music and Musicians which, he created in the 1870's
Tchaikovsky by Percy M Young( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impartial in treatment of the personality and work of the nationalistic, romantic traditionalist Tchaikovsky. Offers an unusually good overview of the times
Stravinsky by Percy M Young( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the life and music of famous Russian composer Stravinsky
Debussy by Percy M Young( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impartial in treatment of the personality and work of the innovative Debussy. Does not give a thorough discussion of the composer's revolutionary pedal techniques but particularly useful since it's the only one about the composer available at this age level
Bicinia hungarica by Zoltán Kodály( )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragic muse; the life and works of Robert Schumann by Percy M Young( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 1961 in English and German and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britten by Percy M Young( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of the modern English composer, giving brief biographical data and discussing his background in English music, his involvement in English opera, the influence of his native area, his work for young people, major works, and his position in international and modern music
 
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Alternative Names
Marshall Young, Percy

Marshall Young Percy 1912-2004

Percy M. Young Brits componist (1912-2004)

Percy Young

Percy Young britischer Musikschriftsteller und Komponist

Young, P. M.

Young, P. M. 1912-2004

Young, P. Marshall.

Young, P. Marshall 1912-2004

Young, Percy.

Young, Percy 1912-2004

Young, Percy M.

Young, Percy M. 1912-2004

Young, Percy Marshall.

Young, Percy Marshall 1912-2004

ヤング, パーシー・M

Languages
English (321)

German (10)

Japanese (4)

Italian (1)

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