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This authoritative book tells the story of the flute in the musical life of Europe and North American from the twelfth century to the present day. It discusses the evolution of the instrument, the revolutions in playing style and repertoire, the lives of flute players and makers, and the uses of the instrument within various types of music. The volume will delight both those who play the flute and those who love its music.

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The story of the flute in the musical life of Europe and North America from the 12th century to the 21st. It seeks to illustrate the relationship that has bound the instrument, its music, and performance technique together through eight centuries of shifting musical tastes and practices.

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ISBN:
9780300094985
Author:
Powell, Ardal
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Location:
New Haven
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Woodwinds
Subject:
Flute
Subject:
Flute -- History.
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Music-Books on Woodwinds and Brass
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Yale Musical Instrument Series
Series Volume:
10288
Publication Date:
20030831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
42 b/w + 17 color illus.
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
9.75 x 6.75 in 1.97 lb

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