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Menahem Pressler : artistry in piano teaching, William Brown

Label
Menahem Pressler : artistry in piano teaching
Title
Menahem Pressler
Title remainder
artistry in piano teaching
Statement of responsibility
William Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As soloist, master class teacher, and pianist of the world-renowned Beaux Arts Trio, Menahem Pressler can boast of four Grammy nominations, three honorary doctorates, more than 80 recordings, and lifetime achievement awards presented by France, Germany, and Israel. Former Pressler student William Brown traces the master's pianistic development through Rudiakov, Kestenberg, Vengerova, Casadesus, Petri, and Steuermann, blending techniques and traditions derived from Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, and J.S. Bach. Brown presents Pressler's approach to performance and teaching, including techn
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LLB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, William Paul
Dewey number
786.2092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
ML417.P75
LC item number
B76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pressler, Menahem
  • Pianists
  • Piano music
  • Piano teachers
  • Piano
  • Pressler, Menahem
  • Pressler, Menahem
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Pianists
  • Piano music
  • Piano
  • Piano teachers
  • Klaviermusik
  • Klavierunterricht
Label
Menahem Pressler : artistry in piano teaching, William Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-296) 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
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: A Few Words Before; Acknowledgments; Part One: A Life in Teaching; One A Brief Biography; Two The Studio; Three Pressler's Early Training; Four The Debussy Competition; Five Opportunities in America; Six Bloomington; Seven General Aspects of Pressler's Teaching; Eight The Technical Approach; Nine Principles of Expressive Performance; Ten Guides for Practicing; Eleven Technical Instructions; Twelve Pressler's Humor; Thirteen Pressler at the Met: Beethoven's Sonata Op. 110; Fourteen Pressler at the TCU/Cliburn Piano Institute; Part Two: The Music
  • Fifteen Johann Sebastian BachSixteen Béla Bartók; Seventeen Ludwig van Beethoven; Eighteen Johannes Brahms; Nineteen Frédéric Chopin; Twenty Claude Debussy; Twenty-One Joseph Haydn; Twenty-Two Franz Liszt; Twenty-Three Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Twenty-Four Serge Prokofiev; Twenty-Five Maurice Ravel; Twenty-Six Franz Schubert; Twenty-Seven Robert Schumann; Twenty-Eight Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Twenty-Nine Carl Maria von Weber; Appendix A. Menahem Pressler's Musical Ancestry; Appendix B. Lineage of Pressler's Piano Teachers; Appendix C. Tributes to Pressler
  • Appendix D. Pressler's Studio Rosters, 1955-2008Bibliography; Index of Compositions; Index of Names and Concepts
Control code
868008015
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253013521
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 78370a06-fac8-48c0-9166-542d0ff7495d
  • 22573/ctt16gjhkj
Publisher number
MWT11531607
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868008015
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.
Label
Menahem Pressler : artistry in piano teaching, William Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-296) 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
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: A Few Words Before; Acknowledgments; Part One: A Life in Teaching; One A Brief Biography; Two The Studio; Three Pressler's Early Training; Four The Debussy Competition; Five Opportunities in America; Six Bloomington; Seven General Aspects of Pressler's Teaching; Eight The Technical Approach; Nine Principles of Expressive Performance; Ten Guides for Practicing; Eleven Technical Instructions; Twelve Pressler's Humor; Thirteen Pressler at the Met: Beethoven's Sonata Op. 110; Fourteen Pressler at the TCU/Cliburn Piano Institute; Part Two: The Music
  • Fifteen Johann Sebastian BachSixteen Béla Bartók; Seventeen Ludwig van Beethoven; Eighteen Johannes Brahms; Nineteen Frédéric Chopin; Twenty Claude Debussy; Twenty-One Joseph Haydn; Twenty-Two Franz Liszt; Twenty-Three Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Twenty-Four Serge Prokofiev; Twenty-Five Maurice Ravel; Twenty-Six Franz Schubert; Twenty-Seven Robert Schumann; Twenty-Eight Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Twenty-Nine Carl Maria von Weber; Appendix A. Menahem Pressler's Musical Ancestry; Appendix B. Lineage of Pressler's Piano Teachers; Appendix C. Tributes to Pressler
  • Appendix D. Pressler's Studio Rosters, 1955-2008Bibliography; Index of Compositions; Index of Names and Concepts
Control code
868008015
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253013521
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 78370a06-fac8-48c0-9166-542d0ff7495d
  • 22573/ctt16gjhkj
Publisher number
MWT11531607
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868008015
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.

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