Piano literature of the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuriesPrinted Music - 1964-
This series surveys three centuries of keyboard music, including representative shorter works by: Bach * Handel * Scarlatti * C.P.E. Bach * Haydn * Clementi * Mozart * Beethoven * Schubert * Mendelssohn * Chopin * Schumann * Tchaikovsky * Grieg * MacDowell. The student is helped to achieve stylistically correct performance through editing based on original sources, clear interpretation of ornaments, a glossary of musical terms and symbols for each book, and biographical material on composers, relating them to their period in music history.
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : Summy Birchard Co. c1964-
Edition: New ed
Characteristics: v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: An introduction to piano literature through folk songs and singing games