THE RECORD BOOK by David Hall

THE RECORD BOOK

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KIRKUS REVIEW

Original edition was published in 1940; this is a complete revision of a valuable, accepted reference, guide and survey of recorded music, here and abroad, which makes readily accessible information on various recordings, composers, types of performances, of compositions, and important details of building a record library, of collections The fore matter contains data on musical classifications and history, the how-to of record choosing, buying and cataloging, the second part ""record reviews"" alphabetically under composers, with short, evaluative paragraphs of introduction, classification, etc. Excellent stock item, for stores with record departments, for regular book stock in the music department, for those public libraries-increasing in number-with record collecti.

ISBN: 1161686398
Publisher: Oliver Durrell -- 527 Lexington Ave. NYC