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Great Pianists on Piano Playing: Godowsky, Hofmann, Lhevinne, Paderewski and 24 Other Legendary Performers (Great Pianists: In Their Own Words)

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Publisher Comments:

Great pianists discuss topics ranging from piano technique and musical development to becoming a virtuoso. Included are Busoni's "Important Details in Piano Study," Rachmaninoff's "Essentials of Artistic Playing," Paderewski's "Breadth in Musical Art," and much more. Includes 2 introductory essays, artist biographies, artists' study questions, more.

Book News Annotation:

In 28 separate interviews, legendary performers such as Godowsky, Hofmann, Lh<'e>vinne, Paderewski and others talk about piano technique, musical development, what is required to achieve virtuosity, and other topics related to keyboard performance. Contributions by masters such as Rachmaninoff, Paderewski, Busoni, and Granger discuss important aspects of piano study and musical artistry. Includes biographical sketches of these great musicians and several b&w portraits. Originally published in 1917.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Great pianists discuss topics ranging from piano technique and musical development to becoming a virtuoso. Included are Busoni's "Important Details in Piano Study," Rachmaninoff's "Essentials of Artistic Playing," Paderewski's "Breadth in Musical Art," and much more. Includes 2 introductory essays, artist biographies, artists' study questions, more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486408453
Author:
Cooke, James Francis
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Cooke, Francis
Author:
Cooke
Author:
Godowsky
Author:
James
Location:
Mineola, N.Y. :
Subject:
History & Criticism - By Composer
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Piano
Subject:
Pianists
Subject:
Piano
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Individual Composer & Musician
Subject:
Piano -- Performance.
Subject:
pianists on piano playing
Subject:
great pianists on piano playing
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Music-Books on Piano and Harpsichord
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Series Volume:
7885
Publication Date:
19990631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.11 lb

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Great pianists discuss topics ranging from piano technique and musical development to becoming a virtuoso. Included are Busoni's "Important Details in Piano Study," Rachmaninoff's "Essentials of Artistic Playing," Paderewski's "Breadth in Musical Art," and much more. Includes 2 introductory essays, artist biographies, artists' study questions, more.
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