You can view a list of all subpages under the book main page (not including the book main page itself), regardless of whether they're categorized, here. It also covers Popular and non-Western musics, but these are given much shorter shrift. If a page of the book isn't showing here, please add text {{BookCat}} to the end of the page concerned. The book is a comprehensive survey of the history of Western Classical Music (including a chapter on music fundamentals), and has a good table of contents and a very good glossary. An informed and accessible introduction to over 800 years of classical music through the lives and masterworks of the great composers -- includes 2 CDsMore people than ever are buying and listening to classical music, but to many more who would like to enjoy it, classical suggests an elite, inaccessible world. A preeminent composer, music scholar, and biographer presents an engaging and accessible introduction to classical music For many of us, classical music is something serious -- something we study in school, something played by cultivated musicians at fancy gatherings. In Language of the Spirit, renowned music scholar Jan Swafford A preeminent composer, music scholar, and biographer presents an engaging and accessible introduction to classical music For many of us, classical music is something serious -- something we study in school, something played by cultivated musicians at fancy gatherings. Content Accuracy rating: 5 This category contains pages that are part of the Introduction to Classical Music book. The best books on Classical Music recommended by Igor Toronyi-Lalic 'They don’t actually want to know anything, other than that this is a holy great art form beyond any other, that creates these über-geniuses who have no flaws and can do no wrong.'