A Player s Guide to Chamber Music

Many surveys do not admit these early divertimenti (of Mozart as well as of Haydn) to the classification of chamber music: but there is much music here that may be played and enjoyed. The works address a number of different instrumental ...

A Player s Guide to Chamber Music

Chamber music includes some of the world's greatest music. It is widely played in homes, without an audience, by players who are mostly amateurs, and much of the repertoire is playable even by those of quite moderate ability. A Player's Guide to Chamber Music gives advice on what music is available and helps the player to identify what is suitable. It covers chamber music from the seventeenth to the later twentieth century and all instrumental combinations including strings, piano, wind instruments, duet sonatas and baroque ensembles. All the significant composers and musical aspects of playing are covered along with works suitable for inexperienced players. Illustrated with 63 black & white illustrations.

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A Player's Guide to Chamber Music
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Paul Jeffery
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-14 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

Chamber music includes some of the world's greatest music. It is widely played in homes, without an audience, by players who are mostly amateurs, and much of the repertoire is playable even by those of quite moderate ability. A Player's Guide to Chamber Music gives advice on what music is
A Player's Guide to Chamber Music
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Paul Jeffery
Categories: Chamber music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07 - Publisher:

Chamber music includes some of the world's greatest music. It is widely played in homes, without an audience, by players who are mostly amateurs, and much of the repertoire is playable even by those of quite moderate ability. This guide offers advice on what music is available, and helps the
Guide to Chamber Music
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Melvin Berger
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Authoritative guide presents 231 of the most frequently performed pieces by 55 composers. A must for music lovers and musicians alike. "No lover of chamber music should be without this Guide." — John Barkham Reviews.
String Players' Guide to the Orchestra
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Susan C. Brown
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Alfred Music

The String Player’s Guide to the Orchestra includes orchestral repertoire, excerpts, scales and studies for string orchestra as well as individual study. The works may be played individually or in ensembles and the music selections work within a wide range of student ability levels. The book focuses on phrasing, technique
An Annotated Guide to Wind Chamber Music
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Rodney Winther
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-25 - Publisher: Alfred Music

Wind chamber music has become an important part of the contemporary wind band program during the past half century, and now a most complete reference text has been written to provide any and all necessary information concerning repertoire. Winther lists over 500 works by instrumentation and provides guidance on timings,