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Title:
The Cambridge companion to the organ
Author:
Thistlethwaite, Nicholas.
Publication Information:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
xiv, 340 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Origins and development of the organ / Organ construction / Physics of the organ / Temperament and pitch / Organ case ; Organ building today / Fundamentals of organ playing ; Survey of historical performance practices / Organ music and the liturgy / Italian organ music to Frescobaldi / Iberian organ music before 1700 / French classical organ school / English organ music to c1700 / Catholic Germany and Austria 1648-c1800 / North German organ school / Organ music of J.S. Bach / German organ music after 1800 / French and Belgian organ music after 1800 / British organ music after 1800 / North American organ music after 1800 / Modes (toni) and their attributes according to Zarlino
ISBN:
9780521573092

9780521575843
Format :
Book