Brainard's Musical World Volume 262-335

Brainard's Musical World Volume 262-335

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ...are being published month after month. Its pages are devoted to instructive editorials and letters, to the spreading of musical news as well as to the publication of useful music. 'It is not local in its character, for its articles will be found of interest lo readers in all paris of the country. BRAIN.-RD'S ML" -ncsi. WORLD may safely be placed in every household, it may be safely recommended by all teachers and leaders of societies, and we hope that our many friends will make an effort, not only to show this number to their friends, but also to induce them to become subscribers. lf the Wonrm has been of service to you, let others see it, so that they also may be bcnefilted. at the same time we miss many enjoyments which lie along our path of duty. The wise traveler notices and enjoys all he can see, he enjoys his journey while he makes it, and he gets there just as quick as the one who frets about the slowness of the train and fatigues of the journey. The farmer who performs faithfully his du ies of ploughing and sowing, gets his crops just as quickly and just as well, as the one who frets over these preparatory labors, and the slowness of the crops growth. Do every days duty with all your heart and mind, and leave the rest with your teacher. He is a safe guide and will surely lead you to the summit of the mountain of art. lIdison's phonograph is still attracting a great deal of attention in Europe, and many speculations are indulged in, as to the practical good that is to be derived from it. One writer in the Hamburger Musik Zeitung thinks, that its greatest benefit will consist in the preservation of musical performances, as models for future generations. No doubt there is some truth in this, but then imagine, if you...
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  • Paperback | 630 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 32mm | 1,107g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236749286
  • 9781236749284