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The Resource Charles Valentin Alkan : his life and his music, William Alexander Eddie

Charles Valentin Alkan : his life and his music, William Alexander Eddie

Label
Charles Valentin Alkan : his life and his music
Title
Charles Valentin Alkan
Title remainder
his life and his music
Statement of responsibility
William Alexander Eddie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive survey takes as its focus a stylistic analysis of the music of the French composer and virtuoso pianist Charles Valentin Alkan (1813-1888). There is also consideration of Alkan the performer, and on issues of performance practice in relation to his music, and on its reception history. Useful appendices provide a guide to archival sources for further research, a list of works and a basic discography
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eddie, William Alexander
Dewey number
786.2092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
ML410.A442
LC item number
E33 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alkan, Charles-Valentin
  • Piano
  • Alkan, Charles-Valentin
  • Alkan, Charles Henri Valentin
  • MUSIC
  • Piano
  • Componisten
  • Frankrijk
Label
Charles Valentin Alkan : his life and his music, William Alexander Eddie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-243), list of composer's works (p. 247-254) , discography (p. 255) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alkan : the historical and social background -- Apprentice works -- Development of a personal voice -- Etudes -- Sonata types for piano -- Morceaux caracteristiques -- The esquisses -- Arrangements and cadenzas -- Organ and pedalier music -- Piano and strings -- Miscellaneous compositions -- Stylistic dimensions -- Reception -- Performance practice -- Epilogue
Control code
648340383
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 270 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611893675
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1027815
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648340383
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.
Label
Charles Valentin Alkan : his life and his music, William Alexander Eddie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-243), list of composer's works (p. 247-254) , discography (p. 255) , and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alkan : the historical and social background -- Apprentice works -- Development of a personal voice -- Etudes -- Sonata types for piano -- Morceaux caracteristiques -- The esquisses -- Arrangements and cadenzas -- Organ and pedalier music -- Piano and strings -- Miscellaneous compositions -- Stylistic dimensions -- Reception -- Performance practice -- Epilogue
Control code
648340383
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 270 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611893675
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1027815
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648340383
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Terms governing use
Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.

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