Composer's World: Schubert - Thompson, Wendy (Books)
This superbly-illustrated biography traces Schubert's brief but astonishingly fertile career against the colourful background of metternich's Vienna. Included are extracts from some of his most memorable works in simple keyboard arrangements. Composers world is a new series of picture, illustrating the life and times of the world's greatest composers. With pictures, words and music, it places, words and music, it places each composer's life and work within the circumstances that shaped their career.