Synopses & Reviews
To celebrate its 10th aniversary, Sound and Vision has prepared a special new edition, totally reformatted and updated by the author. Since its first publication a decade ago, this irreverent yet factual account of music history has become an internationally bestselling classic in the field of musical humor. Includes 35 illustrations.
Bach, Beethoven and the Boys chronicles the lives of the great (and not-so-great) composers as you've never read them before - exploring their sex lives, exposing their foibles and expanding our knowledge of these remarkable but also human creatures.
In our factory, we make lipstick; in our advertising, we sell hope. David Barber is a journalist, author, composer and performer who lives and works in Toronto.
- Charles Revson, founder of Revlon Cosmetics Dave Donald works as an art director for a Toronto-based national magazine.