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Early keyboard instruments : a practical guide, David Rowland

Label
Early keyboard instruments : a practical guide
Title
Early keyboard instruments
Title remainder
a practical guide
Statement of responsibility
David Rowland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses a variety of issues involved in the performance of keyboard music from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Forms a useful introduction to historical performance issues for student performers or amateurs, whether playing on period instruments or on the modern piano
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowland, David
Dewey number
786/.19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML549
LC item number
.R69 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge handbooks to the historical performance of music
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Keyboard instruments
  • Keyboard instrument music
  • Performance practice (Music)
  • MUSIC
  • Keyboard instrument music
  • Keyboard instruments
  • Performance practice (Music)
  • Tasteninstrument
  • Klaviermusik
  • Musikalische Aufführungspraxis
Label
Early keyboard instruments : a practical guide, David Rowland
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-147) 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
Stylistic awareness and keyboard music -- Repertory, performance and notation. Choice and sources of repertory. Repertories, performance traditions and keyboard tutors. Editions and facsimiles. Aspects of notation -- The instruments. Harpsichords. Virginals and spinets. Clavichords. Pianos. Temperaments. Purchase, care and tuning of reproduction instruments -- Use of instruments and technique. Which instrument? . Harpsichord registration. Piano pedalling. Hand position and finger technique. Fingering and keyboard touch. Some clavichord techniques -- Non-notated and notated issues. Improvisation and preluding . Cadenzas, fermatas and lead-ins. Embellishment. Tempo fluctuation and tempo rubato. Slurs, dots and wedges. Spread chords -- Case studies. Louis Couperin's suites. J.S. Bach: French Overture. Haydn: Sonata in C minor, Hob. XVI:20 . Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.467. Beethoven: Sonata in D major, Op. 10, No. 3. Chopin: Nocturne in E♭, Op. 9, No. 2 -- Continuo realisation. Instrumentation. Texture and style. Recitative accompaniment
Control code
56191443
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 154 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511016332
Lccn
00062179
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56191443
Label
Early keyboard instruments : a practical guide, David Rowland
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-147) 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
Stylistic awareness and keyboard music -- Repertory, performance and notation. Choice and sources of repertory. Repertories, performance traditions and keyboard tutors. Editions and facsimiles. Aspects of notation -- The instruments. Harpsichords. Virginals and spinets. Clavichords. Pianos. Temperaments. Purchase, care and tuning of reproduction instruments -- Use of instruments and technique. Which instrument? . Harpsichord registration. Piano pedalling. Hand position and finger technique. Fingering and keyboard touch. Some clavichord techniques -- Non-notated and notated issues. Improvisation and preluding . Cadenzas, fermatas and lead-ins. Embellishment. Tempo fluctuation and tempo rubato. Slurs, dots and wedges. Spread chords -- Case studies. Louis Couperin's suites. J.S. Bach: French Overture. Haydn: Sonata in C minor, Hob. XVI:20 . Mozart: Piano Concerto in C Major, K.467. Beethoven: Sonata in D major, Op. 10, No. 3. Chopin: Nocturne in E♭, Op. 9, No. 2 -- Continuo realisation. Instrumentation. Texture and style. Recitative accompaniment
Control code
56191443
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 154 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511016332
Lccn
00062179
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56191443

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