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Title:
The Cambridge companion to Chopin
Author:
Samson, Jim.
Publication Information:
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1992.
Physical Description:
xi, 341 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The growth of a style. Piano music and the public concert 1800-1850 / Janet Ritterman -- The nocturne : development of a new style / David Rowland -- The twenty-seven etudes and their antecedents / Simon Finlow -- Tonal architecture in the early music / John Rink -- Profiles of the music. Extended forms : the ballades, scherzos and fantasies / Jim Samson -- Small 'forms' : in defence of the prelude / Jeffrey Kallberg -- Beyond the dance / Adrian Thomas -- The sonatas / Anatole Leikin -- Reception. Chopin in performance / James Methuen-Campbell -- Chopin reception in nineteenth-century Poland / Zofia Chechlińska -- Victorian attitudes to Chopin -- Derek Carew -- Chopin's influence on the fin de siècle and beyond / Roy Howat.
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ISBN:
9780521404907
Format :
Book