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Author Troeger, Richard.

Title Playing Bach on the keyboard : a practical guide / Richard Troeger.

Imprint Pompton Plains, N.J. : Amadeus Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    786.4 Bach,J TRO    Available
Description 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-294) and indexes.
Contents Part I. Sounds and styles. Instruments -- Genres and styles in Bach's keyboard music -- Part II. Performance and notational practices. Accounts of Bach's playing style -- Dynamics -- Articulation -- Phrasing and accent -- Meter, tempo, and time words -- Rhythmic elements -- Ornamentation and embellishment -- Keyboard fingering -- Continuo accompaniment and ensemble playing -- Musical rhetoric -- Temperament -- Musicology and the performer.
Subject Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Keyboard music.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Keyboard instruments -- Performance.
Keyboard instrument music -- 18th century -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)
ISBN 1574670840

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