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Author Gordon, Stewart, 1930-

Title A history of keyboard literature : music for the piano and its forerunners / Stewart Gordon.

Imprint New York : Schirmer Books ; London : Prentice Hall International, c1996.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    786.1 GOR    Available
Description viii, 566 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Errata slip inserted.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 533-550) and index.
Contents 1. Stringed keyboard instruments -- 2. Keyboard music to the end of the Renaissance -- 3. Baroque keyboard music in Italy, France, England, and Germany -- 4. George Frideric Handel and Johann Sebastian Bach -- 5. The galant style -- 6. Franz Joseph Haydn -- 7. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- 8. Ludwig van Beethoven -- 9. The turn of the nineteenth century -- 10. Franz Peter Schubert -- 11. Felix Mendelssohn -- 12. Robert (Alexander) Schumann -- 13. Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin -- 14. Franz Liszt -- 15. Johannes Brahms -- 16. Other composers of the nineteenth century -- 17. (Achille-) Claude Debussy -- 18. French keyboard music of the early twentieth century -- 19. Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin keyboard music in the twentieth century -- 20. Russian Keyboard music -- 21. Other European composers of the twentieth century -- 22. Keyboard music of nontonal composers in Europe -- 23. The United States and Canada in the twentieth century.
Subject Keyboard instrument music -- History and criticism.
Piano music -- History and criticism.
Added Title Keyboard literature
ISBN 0028709659 : $40.00

 
    
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