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Title:
The Cambridge companion to the piano
Author:
Rowland, David (David E.), 1957-
Publication Information:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
xiv, 244 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The piano to c.1770 / David Rowland -- Pianos and pianists c.1770-c.1825 / David Rowland -- The piano since c.1825 / David Rowland -- The virtuoso tradition / Kenneth Hamilton -- Pianists on record in the early twentieth century / Robert Philip -- The acoustics of the piano / Bernard Richardson -- Repertory and canon / Dorothy de Val and Cyril Ehrlich -- The music of the early pianists (to c.1830) / David Rowland -- Piano music for concert hall and salon c.1830-1900 / J. Barrie Jones -- Nationalism / J. Barrie Jones -- New horizons in the twentieth century / Mervyn Cooke -- Ragtime, blues, jazz and popular music / Brian Priestley.
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780521474702

9780521479868
Format :
Book