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Author: Ludwig Van Beethoven
Publisher: Serenissima Music, Inc.
Keywords: score, vocal, mass
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2008-02
ISBN-10: 1932419764
ISBN-13: 9781932419764

Commissioned by Price Esterhazy, the patron of his teacher Joseph Haydn, Beethoven's first major choral mass with orchestral accompaniment was generally dismissed as an inferior work by both patron and audience at the first performance in Eisenstadt on 13 September 1807. Later audiences nevertheless came to appreciate Beethoven's masterful contrapuntal writing, which are a precursor to his towering Missa Solemnis composed 15 years later. This newly engraved vocal score features a superb piano reduction by Carl Reinecke and has been thoroughly edited and reviewed by Karel Torvik. The A4 size is
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Author: William Kinderman
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: beethoven
Number of Pages: 385
Published: 1997-11-01
ISBN-10: 0520212266
ISBN-13: 9780520212268

Combining musical insight and the most recent research, William Kinderman's Beethoven is both a richly drawn portrait of the man and a guide to his music. Kinderman traces the composer's intellectual and musical development from the early works written in Bonn to the Ninth Symphony and the late quartets. Throughout, he looks at compositions from different and original perspectives that show Beethoven's art as a union of sensuous and rational, of expression and structure. In analyses of individual pieces, Kinderman shows that the deepening of Beethoven's musical thought was a continuous process
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Author: William Kinderman
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: beethoven
Number of Pages: 416
Published: 1995-07-13
ISBN-10: 0520087968
ISBN-13: 9780520087965

Combining musical insight and the most recent research, William Kinderman's Beethoven is both a richly drawn portrait of the man and a guide to his music. Kinderman traces the composer's intellectual and musical development from the early works written in Bonn to the Ninth Symphony and the late quartets. Throughout, he looks at compositions from different and original perspectives that show Beethoven's art as a union of sensuous and rational, of expression and structure. In analyses of individual pieces, Kinderman shows that the deepening of Beethoven's musical thought was a continuous process
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Author: Douglas Porter Johnson
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: inventory, reconstruction, history, sketchbooks, beethoven
Number of Pages: 642
Published: 1985
ISBN-10: 0520048350
ISBN-13: 9780520048355
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Author: Rebecca Clarke
Publisher: The Rebecca Clarke Society, Inc.
Keywords: reader, clarke, rebecca
Number of Pages: 113
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0977007901
ISBN-13: 9780977007905

Part I - Recent Writings by Scholars on ClarkeChapter 1 Nancy Reich: "Rebecca Clarke: An Uncommon Woman" Chapter 2 Liane Curtis: "Rebecca Clarke and the British Musical Renaissance" Chapter 3 Deborah Stein: "'Dare Seize the Fire': An Introduction to the Songs of Rebecca Clarke" Chapter 4 Bryony Jones: "'But do not quite forget': The Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano (1921) and the Viola Sonata (1919) Compared" Part II Clarke's Published Writings About Music (1923-1931). Chapter 5 "The History of the Viola in Quartet Writing." Music and Letters IV (1923) Chapter 6 "The Beethoven Quartets as a Pl
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Author: Neil Miller
Publisher: The Piano Lessons Book
Keywords: bonus, understanding, memorization, excerpts, piano, book, lessons, aid, valuable, elise, fur, neil, miller, editions, analyzed, beethoven
Number of Pages: 34
Published: 2007-11-28
ISBN-10: 1434819515
ISBN-13: 9781434819512

The Neil Miller Editions of Analyzed Music are designed to assist piano students with the difficult task of memorizing music for confidentperforming. Successful memorization requires an understanding of the elements that composers use to create music. The Neil Miller Editions of Analyzed Music are not intended to be your primary sourcefor practicing the composition. There are well-edited editions of the great music you want to play, with the editor's markings for phrasing, fingering, pedaling, dynamics, touches and tempo. Add tothat what you are learning from the Analyzed Music edition and ins
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Author: Neil Miller
Publisher: The Piano Lessons Book
Keywords: piano, understanding, memorization, aid, bonus, excerpts, book, lessons, valuable, editions, moonlight, sonata, movement, neil, analyzed, miller, beethoven
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2007-12-28
ISBN-10: 1434820122
ISBN-13: 9781434820129

The Neil Miller Editions of Analyzed Music are designed to assist piano students with the difficult task of memorizing music for confidentperforming. Successful memorization requires an understanding of the elements that composers use to create music. The Neil Miller Editions of Analyzed Music are not intended to be your primary sourcefor practicing the composition. There are well-edited editions of the great music you want to play, with the editor's markings for phrasing, fingering, pedaling, dynamics, touches and tempo. Add tothat what you are learning from the Analyzed Music edition and ins
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