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The Italian Solo Concerto, 1700-1760: Rhetorical Strategies and Style History
The Italian Solo Concerto, 1700-1760: Rhetorical Strategies and Style History
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ean: 9781843830924, isbn: 1843830922,

The solo concerto, a vast and important repertory of the early to mid eighteenth century, is known generally only through a dozen concertos by Vivaldi and a handful of works by Albinoni and Marcello. The authors aim to bring this repertory to greater...


Imogen Holst: A Life in Music: Revised Edition (Aldeburgh Studies in Music)
Imogen Holst: A Life in Music: Revised Edition (Aldeburgh Studies in Music)
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Imogen Holst was one of the most wide-ranging and highly regarded of musicians. Popular with all who knew her, she was intensively protective of her inner life, reminding one friend of a 'locked door of which she had thrown away the key'. Imogen Hols...


The Vienna Don Giovanni
The Vienna Don Giovanni
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mpn: 57, 57 line drawing, ean: 9781843835868, isbn: 184383586X,

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In the year following its 1787 Prague premiere, Don Giovanni was performed in Vienna. Everyone, according to the well-known account by Da Ponte, thought something was wrong with it. In response, Mozart made changes, producing a Vienna 'version' of th...


Richard Wagner's Beethoven (1870)
Richard Wagner's Beethoven (1870)
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mpn: 2 black & white illustrations, ean: 9781843839583, isbn: 184383958X,

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Despite the enormous and accelerating worldwide interest in Wagner leading to the bicentenary of his birth in 2013, his prose writings have received scant scholarly attention. Wagner's book-length essay on Beethoven, written to celebrate the centenar...


Life After Death: The Viola da Gamba in Britain from Purcell to Dolmetsch (Music in Britain, 1600-1900)
Life After Death: The Viola da Gamba in Britain from Purcell to Dolmetsch (Music in Britain, 1600-1900)
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mpn: 16, 16 black and white, ean: 9781843835745, isbn: 1843835746,

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It is normally thought that the bass viol or viola da gamba dropped out of British musical life in the 1690s, and that Henry Purcell was the last composer to write for it. Peter Holman shows how the gamba changed its role and function in the Restorat...


Grieg: Music, Landscape and Norwegian Identity
Grieg: Music, Landscape and Norwegian Identity
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mpn: 1, black & white illustrations, ean: 9781843832102, isbn: 1843832100,

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While Grieg's music continues to enjoy a prominent place in the concert hall and recording catalogues, it has yet to attract sustained analytical attention in Anglo-American scholarship. Daniel Grimley examines the role which music and landscape play...



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