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"I learn something every time I go into the mountains." -- Michael Kennedy
Dr. George Michael Sinclair Kennedy CBE (born 19 February 1926 in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester) is an English biographer, journalist and writer on classical music.

He joined the Daily Telegraph at the age of 15 in 1941, and began writing music criticism for it in 1948. He was Northern Editor of the paper from 1960 to 1986, joint chief music critic from 1986 to 2005, and chief music critic of the Sunday Telegraph from 1989 to 2005. He was on the Board of Governors of the Royal Northern College of Music from 1971 to 2006. He was made an OBE in 1981 and a CBE in 1997. Michael Kennedy has been semi-retired since 2005.

As a writer his main interests have been late Romantic music and the history of music-making in Manchester since the 19th century. He is particularly well known for acute and sympathetic studies of the works of Vaughan Williams (who was during his last years a close friend) and Elgar.

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Total Books: 118
Globalizing Knowledge Intellectuals Universities and Publics in Transformation
Ireland the United Nations and the Congo A military and diplomatic history 1960-1
The Oxford Dictionary of Music
2013 - The Oxford Dictionary of Music [Oxford Paperback Reference] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780199578542
ISBN-10: 0199578540
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Modernizing the Mobility Air Force for Tomorrow's Air Traffic Management System
Assessing the Cost-Effectiveness of Modernizing the KC-10 to Meet Global Air Traffic Management Mandates
Adrian Boult
2009 - Adrian Boult (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780571242085
ISBN-10: 0571242081
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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The Global Positioning System and ArcGIS Third Edition
2009 - The Global Positioning System and Arcgis Third Edition (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781420087994
ISBN-10: 1420087991
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Introducing Geographic Information Systems with ArcGIS A Workbook Approach to Learning GIS
The Urban Chronicles
2009 - The Urban Chronicles (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781436399463
ISBN-10: 1436399467
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The Police
2008 - The Police (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783639082142
ISBN-10: 3639082141
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Guarding Neutral Ireland The Coast Watching Service and Military Intelligence 1939-1945
Ready Set Dominate Implement Toyota's Set-based Learning for Developing Products and Nobody Can Catch You
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music
2007 - The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music [Oxford Paperback Reference] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780199203833
ISBN-10: 0199203830
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Law Society of Ireland Manual Employment Law
2007 - Law Society of Ireland Manual Employment Law (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199280223
ISBN-10: 0199280223
Genre: Law
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Richard Strauss Man Musician Enigma
2006 - Richard Strauss Man Musician Enigma (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780521027748
ISBN-10: 0521027748
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
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Today's Deacon Contemporary Issues And Cross-Currents
Introducing Geographic Information Systems with ArcGIS
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music A Guide to Composers Works Performers and Musical
Los Ojos en la Cruz Una Guia para la Contemplacion
2005 - Los Ojos En La Cruz Una Guia Para La Contemplacion [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780824523152
ISBN-10: 0824523156
Genre: Christian Books & Bibles
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Career Opportunities In The Automotive Industry
2005 - Career Opportunities in the Automotive Industry [Career Opportunities] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780816052462
ISBN-10: 0816052468
Genres: Business & Money, Children's Books, Nonfiction
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Prayer Books of the Church of Ireland 1551-2004
2004 - The Life of Elgar [Musical Lives] (Hardcover)Paperback
2001 - Portrait of Walton [Clarendon Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2000 - Who's Who in Opera a Guide to Opera Characters [Oxford Paperback Reference S.] (Paperback)Hardcover
1994 - The Works of Ralph Vaughn Williams [Clarendon Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1993 - Mahler [Master Musicians Series] (Paperback)Paperback
1993 - Portrait of Elgar [Clarendon Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1983 - Strauss [Master Musician] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1970 - Portrait of Manchester [The Portrait series] (Hardcover)
Pascal Program Development with Tips [Prentice-Hall Software Series] (Paperback)
Portrait of Elgar 2/e [Oxford Paperbacks] (Paperback)
Strauss Tone Poems [BBC Music Guides] (Paperback)