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A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature,, by C.F. Weitzmann

Label
A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature,
Title
A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature,
Statement of responsibility
by C.F. Weitzmann
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1808-1880
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Weitzmann, Karl Friedrich
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML700
LC item number
.W432 1969
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1844-1918
  • 1851-1934
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  • Lessmann, Otto
  • Baker, Theodore
Series statement
Da Capo Press music reprint series.
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  • Piano
  • Piano music
  • Piano
  • Piano, Musique de
  • Piano
  • Piano music
Label
A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature,, by C.F. Weitzmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This Da Capo Press edition is an unabridged republication of the first edition [sic] published in 1897."
  • "With a biographical sketch of the author, and notes, by Otto Lessmann."
  • "From the second augmented and revised German edition, by Th. Baker."
  • Translation of Geschichte der Klaviermusik
  • "[XVIII] clavier compositions of the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries": p. [287]-354
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Earlier history: the clavichord : I. The strict contrapuntal organ-style and the freer clavier-style : The earlier Italian school of clavier-playing ; The earlier English school of clavier playing ; The earlier French school of clavier-playing ; The earlier German school of clavier-playing -- II. The clavier style resulting from the new system of harmony : Karl Philipp Emanuel Bach and his predecessors ; The earlier dance-forms -- Modern history: the fortepiano : III. The lyrical clavier style : Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; Muzio Clementi ; Contemporaries of Em. Bach, Haydn, Mozart, and Clementi ; Clementi's pupils ; A pupil of Mozart -- IV. The dramatic pianoforte style : Ludwig van Beethoven ; Franz Schubert -- V. The brilliant style: Germany and Italy ; Tomaschek, Dionys Weber, and Proksch in Prague ; G. J. Vollweiler and A. Schmidt in Frankfort-on-the-Main ; Ignaz Moscheles ; Carl Maria von Weber ; Felix Mendelssohn ; Adolf Henselt ; B. France
  • VI. The Romantic style : Francois Frederic Chopin ; Robert Schumann ; Schumann's successors ; Contemporaries of Mendelssohn, Chopin, and Schumann ; Musical review at the present time ; Franz Liszt ; Liszt's pupils and contemporaries ; Raff, Brahms, and Rubinstein ; Grieg, Saint-Saens, and Tschaikowsky. History of the pianoforte : The clavier, and the earlier instruments related to it -- Origin of the clavichord -- Origin of the harpsichord -- Accounts from the 16th and 17th centuries concerning claviers -- Tuning of the clavier-strings -- Further development of the clavichord and harpsichord -- The piano-violins and pantaleon -- The hammer-clavier or pianoforte -- Pianoforte-making in England -- Pianoforte-making in France -- Pianoforte-making in Germany etc. -- The modern pianoforte
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 379 pages
Lccn
74090209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(OCoLC)57767
Label
A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature,, by C.F. Weitzmann
Publication
Note
  • "This Da Capo Press edition is an unabridged republication of the first edition [sic] published in 1897."
  • "With a biographical sketch of the author, and notes, by Otto Lessmann."
  • "From the second augmented and revised German edition, by Th. Baker."
  • Translation of Geschichte der Klaviermusik
  • "[XVIII] clavier compositions of the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries": p. [287]-354
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Earlier history: the clavichord : I. The strict contrapuntal organ-style and the freer clavier-style : The earlier Italian school of clavier-playing ; The earlier English school of clavier playing ; The earlier French school of clavier-playing ; The earlier German school of clavier-playing -- II. The clavier style resulting from the new system of harmony : Karl Philipp Emanuel Bach and his predecessors ; The earlier dance-forms -- Modern history: the fortepiano : III. The lyrical clavier style : Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; Muzio Clementi ; Contemporaries of Em. Bach, Haydn, Mozart, and Clementi ; Clementi's pupils ; A pupil of Mozart -- IV. The dramatic pianoforte style : Ludwig van Beethoven ; Franz Schubert -- V. The brilliant style: Germany and Italy ; Tomaschek, Dionys Weber, and Proksch in Prague ; G. J. Vollweiler and A. Schmidt in Frankfort-on-the-Main ; Ignaz Moscheles ; Carl Maria von Weber ; Felix Mendelssohn ; Adolf Henselt ; B. France
  • VI. The Romantic style : Francois Frederic Chopin ; Robert Schumann ; Schumann's successors ; Contemporaries of Mendelssohn, Chopin, and Schumann ; Musical review at the present time ; Franz Liszt ; Liszt's pupils and contemporaries ; Raff, Brahms, and Rubinstein ; Grieg, Saint-Saens, and Tschaikowsky. History of the pianoforte : The clavier, and the earlier instruments related to it -- Origin of the clavichord -- Origin of the harpsichord -- Accounts from the 16th and 17th centuries concerning claviers -- Tuning of the clavier-strings -- Further development of the clavichord and harpsichord -- The piano-violins and pantaleon -- The hammer-clavier or pianoforte -- Pianoforte-making in England -- Pianoforte-making in France -- Pianoforte-making in Germany etc. -- The modern pianoforte
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 379 pages
Lccn
74090209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(OCoLC)57767

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