The power of music, the way it works on the mind and heart, remains
an enticing mystery. Now two noted writers on classical music,
Michael Steinberg and Larry Rothe, explore the allure of this
melodious art--not in the clinical terms of social scientists--but
through stories drawn from their own experience. In For the
Love of Music, Steinberg and Rothe draw on a lifetime of
listening to, living with, and writing about music, sharing the
delights and... more...