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Eighteenth-Century Keyboard Music (Routledge Studies in Musical Genre)

ISBN: 0415966426;
Издательство: Routledge
Страниц: 443
Формат: 150x225

Book Description18th-Century Piano Music focuses on the core composers of the 18th century repertoire. The book begins with an overview of the keyboard instruments that were in use during the period, and a chapter on performance practice. Then, the bookproceeds through each major composer, beginning with Bach, and then progressing through the French Masters, Scarlatti, C.P.E and J.C. Bach, Haydn, Mozart, and Early Beethoven. Each chapter is written by a well-known scholar in the field, and includes history, musical examples, and analysis. The book is ideal for a course focusing on the keyboard works of the ear. Plus, students and scholars will find it an excellent resource summarizing current research.