Mary Cyr - Music - 1992 - 254 pages
Mary Cyr provides here the tools needed to understand and interpret musical evidence from the baroque era. Scores for eleven works, many reproduced in facsimile, are included ...
Margery Halford - Music - 1974 - 84 pages
An important 18th-century instruction book, Couperin's The Art of Playing the Harpsichord contains valuable information on technique, fingering, phrasing, ornamentation and ...
Philip Farkas - Music - 1956 - 95 pages
A guide to playing the French horn offers information on care and maintenance of the horn, playing position and fingering, embouchure, and breathing; warm-up studies; and ...
John Butt - Music - 2002 - 265 pages
This challenging 2002 study examines and ultimately defends the case for historically informed musical performance.
Daniel Heartz - Music - 2003 - 1078 pages
Explores the rise of the galant style in Europe during the eighteenth century and discusses musical developments in Naples, Venice, Dresden, Berlin, Mannheim, and Paris.