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Title The Cambridge companion to the piano / edited by David Rowland.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    786.21 CAM    Available
Description xiv, 244 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Cambridge companions to music
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-237) and index.
Contents The piano to c.1770 / David Rowland -- Pianos and pianists c.1770-c.1825 / David Rowland -- The piano since c.1825 / David Rowland -- The virtuoso tradition / Kenneth Hamilton -- Pianists on record in the early twentieth century / Robert Philip -- The acoustics of the piano / Bernard Richardson -- Repertory and canon / Dorothy de Val and Cyril Ehrlich -- The music of the early pianists (to c.1830) / David Rowland -- Piano music for concert hall and salon c.1830-1900 / J. Barrie Jones -- Nationalism / J. Barrie Jones -- New horizons in the twentieth century / Mervyn Cooke -- Ragtime, blues, jazz and popular music / Brian Priestley.
Subject Piano.
Added Author Rowland, David, (David E.), 1957-
Added Title Piano
ISBN 0521474701
052147986X (pbk.) : $21.95

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