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PRECISE AND LUCID

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M Owen Lee's book
'The Great Instrumental Works',
enthusiastically recommended by HOWARD SMITH

 

This welcome title is neither needlessly highbrow nor at all off-putting for, unlike so many authors of earlier books in the genre, Father Lee is at pains to give musical theoreticians' analytical jargon the widest possible berth.

Unlocking the Masters - The Great Instrumental Works. M Owen Lee. © 2005 Amadeus Press
Unlocking the Masters - The Great Instrumental Works. M Owen Lee. © 2005 Amadeus Press

Instead we find the great works examined and illuminated with refreshing clarity, a sense of wonder, an abundance of fun, and unquestionable authority.

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Copyright © 11 May 2006 Howard Smith, Masterton, New Zealand

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