The Dresden manuscripts: unearthing an 18th century musical genius / David Wilson.
- ISBN: 9781504655415 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1504655419 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 44 min.)) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : 2016.
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|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Stefan Rudnicki.
|Summary, etc.:|| A fascinating journey to rediscover the music of a composer who was lauded in his day yet forgotten soon after, The Dresden Manuscripts chronicles David Wilson's thirty-year quest to locate, reconstruct, and perform the music of Johann Adolf Hasse, a composer who, along with his equally famous wife, mezzo-soprano Faustina Bordoni, had close personal associations with Bach, Handel, Mozart, Haydn, and Gluck.
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|Subject:||Hasse, Johann Adolf, 1699-1783.
Composers > Germany > Biography.
Hasse, Johann Adolf, 1699-1783. Works. Selections.
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