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Author Pollens, Stewart.

Title The early pianoforte / Stewart Pollens.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    786.21 POL    Available
Description xx, 297 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Cambridge musical texts and monographs
Cambridge musical texts and monographs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-287) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. The manuscript of Henri Arnaut of Zwolle and the pianoforte of the fifteenth century -- 2. The pianoforte in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Italy -- 3. The Gravecembalo col piano e forte of Bartolomeo Cristofori -- 4. The Florentine school after Cristofori -- 5. The Iberian pianoforte -- 6. The pianoforte in Germany -- 7. The pianoforte in France -- Conclusion.
Subject Piano -- History.
Piano -- Construction.
ISBN 0521417295
0521111552 (pbk.)
9780521111553 (pbk.)

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