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Arrau on Music and Performance (Great Pianists: In Their Own Words)

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A subtle portrait of one of the world’s great concert artists, this volume offers a vivid presentation of Arrau’s unique and intensely felt beliefs about music and piano technique. In addition to conversations with Arrau, the author has included discussions with four of Arrau’s renowned musical colleagues: Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis. The result is an eminently readable portrait of a great artist, presented in an intimate, conversational format. ". . . a fascinating and valuable book."—New York Magazine. 21 photos.

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Vivid conversations with Claudio Arrau on technique, plus discussions with Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis. "A fascinating and valuable book." — New York Magazine. 21 photos.

Synopsis:

Acclaimed by New York Magazine as "a fascinating and valuable book," this subtle portrait depicts one of the world's great concert artists. In addition to conversations with Claudio Arrau, it features discussions with four of his renowned musical colleagues: Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis. 21 photos.

Synopsis:

Vivid presentation of the artist's beliefs about music and piano technique features conversations with Arrau, plus discussions with four of his renowned musical colleagues: Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis.

About the Author

Artistic consultant, teacher, and author Joseph Horowitz is one of America's most prominent and widely published music writers. A music producer and former Executive Director of the Brooklyn Philharmonic, he has written seven books on classical music.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486408460
Other:
Horowitz, Joseph
Author:
Arrau, Claudio
Author:
Horowitz, Joseph
Author:
Horowitz
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
History & Criticism - By Composer
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Piano
Subject:
Pianists
Subject:
Music appreciation
Subject:
Interviews
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Arrau, Claudio
Subject:
Individual Composer & Musician
Subject:
Claudio Arrau
Subject:
Philip Lorenz
Subject:
Daniel Barenboim
Subject:
Music-Individual Composer and Musician
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
86-15
Publication Date:
20110331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.83 lb

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"Synopsis" by ,
Vivid conversations with Claudio Arrau on technique, plus discussions with Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis. "A fascinating and valuable book." — New York Magazine. 21 photos.
"Synopsis" by ,
Acclaimed by New York Magazine as "a fascinating and valuable book," this subtle portrait depicts one of the world's great concert artists. In addition to conversations with Claudio Arrau, it features discussions with four of his renowned musical colleagues: Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis. 21 photos.
"Synopsis" by , Vivid presentation of the artist's beliefs about music and piano technique features conversations with Arrau, plus discussions with four of his renowned musical colleagues: Philip Lorenz, Daniel Barenboim, Garrick Ohlsson, and Sir Colin Davis.
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