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Piano lessons with Claudio Arrau : a guide to his philosophy and techniques, Victoria A. von Arx

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Piano lessons with Claudio Arrau : a guide to his philosophy and techniques
Title
Piano lessons with Claudio Arrau
Title remainder
a guide to his philosophy and techniques
Statement of responsibility
Victoria A. von Arx
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Piano Lessons with Claudio Arrau provides an insider's view of the art of piano performance as exemplified by one of the great artists of the twentieth century. Chilean pianist Claudio Arrau devoted his life to the piano and its music. As a child prodigy, he gained national recognition from government officials in Chile, including President Pedro Montt, who funded Arrau's education in Germany. Arrau studied in Berlin with Martin Krause, a pupil of Franz Liszt, and later immigrated to New York City where he taught and mentored a sizeable group of pupils while at the same time managing an intern
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Arx, Victoria A. von
Dewey number
786.2/193
Index
index present
LC call number
ML417.A8
LC item number
A9 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arrau, Claudio
  • Piano
  • Pianists
  • Arrau, Claudio
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Pianists
  • Piano
Label
Piano lessons with Claudio Arrau : a guide to his philosophy and techniques, Victoria A. von Arx
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""About the Companion Website""; ""Introduction""; ""SECTION ONE: ARRAUâ€?S PREDECESSORS""; ""1. Martin Krause""; ""2. Arrau and the Lisztian Legacy""; ""3. Rudolf Breithaupt""; ""SECTION TWO: TECHNIQUE""; ""4. Arrauâ€?s Concept of Technique and Virtuosity""; ""5. The “Arrau Techniqueâ€?""; ""5.1. HAND AND WRIST POSITION""; ""5.2. USE OF THE FINGERS""; ""5.3. DROPPING THE ARM""; ""5.4. PUSHING THE ARM UP""; ""5.5. RECIPROCAL VERTICAL MOTION""; ""5.6. VIBRATION""; ""5.7. ROTATION""; ""5.8. CIRCULAR MOTION""
  • ""5.9. FINGERING AND USE OF THE THUMB""""SECTION THREE: TEACHING""; ""6. Arrauâ€?s Collaboration with Rafael De Silva: A Community of Learners""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix: Lessons""; ""1. FREDERIC CHOPIN: BALLADE NO. 2 IN F MAJOR, OP. 38""; ""2. LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SONATA IN A-FLATMAJOR, OP. 110""; ""Moderato cantabile, molto espressivo""; ""Allegro molto""; ""Adagio ma non troppo""; ""Fuga: Allegro, ma non troppo""; ""3. MAURICE RAVEL: GASPARD DE LA NUIT""; ""4. MAURICE RAVEL: GASPARD DE LA NUIT""; ""5. LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: FIFTEEN VARIATIONSWITH FUGUE, OP. 35, “EROICAâ€?""
  • ""6. RICHARD STRAUSS: BURLESKE, TRV 145""""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
Control code
882104709
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199924332
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882104709
Label
Piano lessons with Claudio Arrau : a guide to his philosophy and techniques, Victoria A. von Arx
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""About the Companion Website""; ""Introduction""; ""SECTION ONE: ARRAUâ€?S PREDECESSORS""; ""1. Martin Krause""; ""2. Arrau and the Lisztian Legacy""; ""3. Rudolf Breithaupt""; ""SECTION TWO: TECHNIQUE""; ""4. Arrauâ€?s Concept of Technique and Virtuosity""; ""5. The “Arrau Techniqueâ€?""; ""5.1. HAND AND WRIST POSITION""; ""5.2. USE OF THE FINGERS""; ""5.3. DROPPING THE ARM""; ""5.4. PUSHING THE ARM UP""; ""5.5. RECIPROCAL VERTICAL MOTION""; ""5.6. VIBRATION""; ""5.7. ROTATION""; ""5.8. CIRCULAR MOTION""
  • ""5.9. FINGERING AND USE OF THE THUMB""""SECTION THREE: TEACHING""; ""6. Arrauâ€?s Collaboration with Rafael De Silva: A Community of Learners""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix: Lessons""; ""1. FREDERIC CHOPIN: BALLADE NO. 2 IN F MAJOR, OP. 38""; ""2. LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: SONATA IN A-FLATMAJOR, OP. 110""; ""Moderato cantabile, molto espressivo""; ""Allegro molto""; ""Adagio ma non troppo""; ""Fuga: Allegro, ma non troppo""; ""3. MAURICE RAVEL: GASPARD DE LA NUIT""; ""4. MAURICE RAVEL: GASPARD DE LA NUIT""; ""5. LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: FIFTEEN VARIATIONSWITH FUGUE, OP. 35, “EROICAâ€?""
  • ""6. RICHARD STRAUSS: BURLESKE, TRV 145""""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
Control code
882104709
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199924332
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882104709

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