• Teaching, Language & Reference
      November 2011

      The Encyclopedia of Music

      Musical Instruments and the art of music-making

      by Max Wade-Matthews Wendy Thompson

      This comprehensive encyclopedia gives an overview of the way music has developed, beginning with ancient civilizations through to the present day. The section on music-making shows how instruments, ensembles and orchestras evolved and all the elements tha

    • Teaching, Language & Reference
      September 2013

      THE MUSIC BOX

      Two encyclopedias of classical music, with more than 1150 photographs

      by Max Wade-Matthews, Wendy Thompson

      The two books in this beautiful box set provide a complete illustrated guide to the history of music, instruments of the orchestra and the most influential classical composers. Music answers the question,

    • Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles

      THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MUSIC

      Instruments of the orchestra and the great composers

      by Max Wade-Matthews and Wendy Thompson

      This comprehensive encyclopedia gives an overview of the way music has developed, beginning with ancient civilizations through to the present day. The section on music-making shows how instruments, ensembles and orchestras evolved and all the elements tha

    • Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles
      September 2017

      THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MUSIC

      Instruments of the orchestra and the great composers

      by Max Wade-Matthews, Wendy Thompson

      THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MUSIC Instruments of the orchestra and the great composers Max Wade-Matthews and Wendy Thompson - A complete encyclopedia of musical instruments, covering all sections of the orchestra: strings, woodwind and brass, percussion, keyboard

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