cover image

The Book of the piano / edited by Dominic Gill.


Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1981.
ISBN 9780801413995, 0801413990

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
ML 650 .B64 (show me on map) Off-site
Request
American
LIB stacks
ML650 .B64 Available Request
Georgetown
Lauinger stacks
ML650 .B64 Available Request
Other Authors Gill, Dominic.
Subjects Klavier.
Piano music -- History and criticism.
Piano music.
Piano.
Description 288 pages : illustrations, portraits (some color) ; 29 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes "A Phaidon book."
Discography: pages 281-284.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-281) and index.
Contents Preface ; Prologue / Dominic Gill -- The anatomy of the piano / Derek Adlam -- The classical piano / Nicholas Kenyon -- Crosscurrents : Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Brahms / Misha Donat -- The romantic piano : Chopin to Ravel / David Murray -- The romantic pedal / Charles Rosen -- Notes on the grand romantic virtuosos and after ... / Bryce Morrison -- The chamber piano / Martin Cooper -- The piano in the twentieth century / Susan Bradshaw -- The American piano / William Brooks -- The jazz piano / Wilfrid Mellers -- Dollar brand speaks ... -- The popular piano / Wilfrid Mellers -- The piano makers ; Eccentric pianos / Andrew Clements -- Epilogue / Clifford Curzon -- A chronology of pianists / Bryce Morrison.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7579752
(OCoLC)ocm07579752
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

Services

Export citation to: RefWorks