Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

facebook
Google Book Preview
The Memory of Music by Andrew Ford at Abbey's Bookshop,

The Memory of Music

Andrew Ford


9781863959490

Black Inc


Music;
Theory of music & musicology;
Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups;
Autobiography: arts & entertainment;
Psychology: emotions


Paperback

288 pages

$32.99
In stock
Ready to ship
order qty:  
Add this item to my basket

SIGNED COPIES SHIPPING NOW!

Composer and broadcaster Andrew Ford considers the nature and purpose of music in the context of his own life - what it is, why it means so much to us and how it works in our lives.

From his early childhood in the Beatles-crazy Liverpool of the 1960s to his evolving work as a composer, choral conductor, concert promoter, critic, university teacher and radio presenter, he shares the vivid musical experiences that have shaped his life.

The Memory of Music is a moving and evocative memoir that will appeal to music lovers everywhere. Ford excels at capturing the way different kinds of music affect us - how a piece of religious music can transport us regardless of our beliefs, or how a pop song can call up an instant recollection from the past (a family holiday, a girlfriend).

Andrew at Abbey’s Hear more

The Memory of Music by Andrew Ford at 131 York Street Sydney
More of the latest new releases

By:   Andrew Ford
Imprint:   Black Inc
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 234mm,  Width: 154mm,  Spine: 25mm
Weight:   388g
ISBN:   9781863959490
ISBN 10:   1863959491
Pages:   288
Publication Date:   July 2017
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Your cart does not contain any items.