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Beethoven and the Creative Process Hardcover – 1 Aug 1990

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one of the most original monographs on the composer to appear in recent years ... clearly written ... persuasively argued."Musical Times

His book is a work of scholarship, in language the layman can understand ... the best available introduction to Beethoven's composing methods. (Times Literary Supplement) --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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This book incorporates the findings of recent studies on this subject, provides a fascinating picture of the act of composition by one of the world's greatest composers. This book is divided into three parts, designed to lead the reader gradually from broad issues to matters more detailed and less easily approached. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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HASH(0x962ea4a4) out of 5 stars Very provocative 25 Jan. 1999
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An extremely well-written and inspiring work, Cooper succeeds in bringing us Beethoven the artist.
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