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According to Dieter Hildebrandt, the piano is a revolutionary figure and its story a grand adventure. One by one, the memorable geniuses make their appearance: Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Schumann, and Liszt. Other highlights include the great piano duels (Bach v. Marchand, Mozart v. Clementi), the dawning era of the concert tour and the music critic, and the obsessions of the leading figures.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807614587
Translator:
Goodman, Harriet
Author:
Goodman
Author:
Hildebrandt
Author:
Hildebrandt, Dieter
Author:
Goodman, Harriet
Publisher:
George Braziller
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Piano
Subject:
Pianists
Subject:
Piano
Subject:
Piano music
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Piano music -- 19th century.
Subject:
Piano -- 19th century -- History.
Subject:
Music-Books on Piano and Harpsichord
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. [187]-199.
Series Volume:
1999-208852
Publication Date:
19991131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9.33x5.69x.64 in. .75 lbs.

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