A History of Keyboard Literature: Music for the Piano and Its Forerunners

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Schirmer Books, 1996 - Music - 566 pages
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A History of Keyboard Literature: Music for the Piano and Its Forerunners presents a comprehensive and easily accessible history of literature for all stringed keyboard instruments.

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Gordon's long career in university-level keyboard instruction qualifies him to present this comprehensive text addressed to serious students of solo piano literature, most of them presumably ... Read full review

Contents

2 Keyboard Music to the End of the Renaissance
16
4 George Frideric Handel and Johann Sebastian Bach
51
5 The Galant Style
69
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About the author (1996)

Stewart Gordon is Professor of Keyboard Studies at the University of Southern California.

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