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The pianist's craft mastering the works of great composers

Richard P Anderson


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  • Title:
    The pianist's craft mastering the works of great composers
  • Author: Richard P Anderson
  • Description: Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 01. Performing Scarlatti; Chapter 02. Problems and Chance; Chapter 03. A Pianist's Journey to the Classic Sonata; Chapter 04. Performing Mozart on a Modern Piano; Chapter 05. Genre References in Beethoven Sonatas; Chapter 06. Franz Schubert; Chapter 07. Schumann and Butterflies; Chapter 08. Teaching Tone, Technique, and Phrasing in the Piano Works of Chopin; Chapter 09. Color and Gesture in the Piano Music of Franz Liszt; Chapter 10. Interpreting Brahms; Chapter 11. Reflections on Ravel; Chapter 12. Imagination in the Piano Works of Debussy
    Chapter 13. Some Suggestions for Preparing and Playing RachmaninoffChapter 14. Finding the Essence of Late Scriabin in His Tenth Sonata; Chapter 15. Sergei Prokofiev; Chapter 16. The Piano Music of Dmitri Shostakovich; Chapter 17. Playing and Teaching the Piano Music of Béla Bartók; Chapter 18. George Gershwin; Chapter 19. Exploring Sonority and Drama Inside the Instrument; Index; About the Editor
    In The Pianist's Craft, Richard Anderson collects from his fellow pianist-scholars 18 articles on the teaching, preparation, and performance of works by the greatest composers in the standard piano repertoire. The contributors-all recognized nationally and internationally for their contributions as performing artists, teachers, recording artists, and clinicians-write thoughtfully about the composers whose work they have studied and played for years, examining questions of phrasing, tempo, articulation, dynamics, rhythm, c
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Publisher: Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (305 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-283-43289-7;ISBN 9786613432896;ISBN 0-8108-8206-X
  • Subjects: Piano -- Performance; Piano -- Instruction and study; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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