Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Heberto rated it it was amazing Jun 10, It was fascinating to learn that Bach’s fingering exercises came from a need to address the teachings of instructors who insisted that students only play with the second, third, and fourth fingers. His attempt to refine the art of embellishments was not as successful, but it is important to see the history of the struggle for uniformity. Sean Immes rated it did not like it May 14,
His attempt to refine the art of embellishments was not as successful, but it is important to see the history of the struggle for uniformity. It answers so many question. David rated it really liked it Jan 05, Book ratings by Goodreads. I wondered what his take would be on them today.
Piano is not my primary instrument, but it certainly offered a number of practical suggestions for both my own practice as well as teaching.
Araks marked it as to-read Jan 30, Mitchell, brought to his task a long standing familiarity with C. His passion for music comes through in every detail and it is easy to see why Beethoven swore by it.
True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments
He was a professor of music at Columbia University rhe specialized in the history of musical theory. I browsed through it a few times over the years noticing all his hand written notes and pages esay I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?
Tan Chee sheng marked it as to-read May 26, Bach discusses elements of performance, style, ornamentation, improvisation, phrasing, as well as keyboard technique of the time.
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Yuan Jiang rated it it was amazing Sep 05, Luciano Filizola added it Mar 13, The first are those for whom music is a goal, and in the second, all amateurs who seek thorough instruction.
Peter essayy it as to-read May 03, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Return to Book Page. Some of the problems that nistruments solved by embellishments were solved with the invention of the modern piano.
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Trivia About Essay on the True Published November 17th by W. Music books are extra special in my opinion The many ramifications of Bach’s comprehensive essay have been neatly explained and annotated in a manner that bacb the Essay a valuable reference work and an interesting venture in musical literature and history.
Sean Immes rated it did not like it May 14, I had knowledge of this book via with my guitar teacher Ted Greene who always had this somewhere in sight.