The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs and CassettesBook - 1996
The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs maintains its pre-eminence as the largest and most comprehensive survey of classical music on CD ever published: an indispensable guide for music lovers.Major recordings of each work are listed under their composers, who are arranged alphabetically. The authors evaluate the interpretation and performance, assess which is the most truthful recording and offer advice on the best value for money.Revised and updated for this edition, the Guide includes re-mastered vintage recordings and many historic performances now transferred to CD. From the highest-quality -- and premium-priced -- offerings to the latest budget releases, The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs is an essential reference work to help you select the very best of recorded music on offer today.
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1996
Edition: New ed., rev. and updated
Branch Call Number: 780.266 M332p 1996
Characteristics: xvii, 1580 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Penguin guide to compact discs