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A performer's guide to seventeenth-century music, edited by Stewart Carter

Label
A performer's guide to seventeenth-century music
Title
A performer's guide to seventeenth-century music
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stewart Carter
Title variation
Performer's guide to 17th-century music
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Revised and expanded, A Performer's Guide to Seventeenth Century Music is a comprehensive reference guide for students and professional musicians. The book contains useful material on vocal and choral music and style; instrumentation; performance practice; ornamentation, tuning, temperament; meter and tempo; basso continuo; dance; theatrical production; and much more. The volume includes new chapters on the violin, the violoncello and violone, and the trombone--as well as updated and expanded reference materials, internet resources, and other newly available material. This highly accessible handbook will prove a welcome reference for any musician or singer interested in historically informed performance."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
NLE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carter, Stewart
  • Kite-Powell, Jeffery T.
Series statement
Publications of the Early Music Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Performance practice (Music)
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • Performance practice (Music)
Label
A performer's guide to seventeenth-century music, edited by Stewart Carter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: New York : Schirmer Books, c1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (at ends of chapters and pages 436-506) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vocal/choral issues. National singing styles / Sally Sanford ; The Bel Canto singing style / Julianne Baird ; Choral music in France and England / Anne Harrington Heider ; Choral music in Italy and the Germanic lands / Gary Towne -- Wind, string, and percussion instruments. Woodwinds / Herbert Myers ; Cornett and Sackbut / Bruce Dickey ; Trombone / Stewart Carter ; Trumpet and horn / Steven E. Plank ; Percussion instruments and their usage / John Michael Cooper ; The violin : technique and style / David Douglass ; Historical approaches to playing the violin / Julie Andrijeski ; The viola da gamba family / Stuart Cheney with Barbara Coeyman ; Violoncello and violone / Marc Vanscheeuwijck ; Keyboard instruments / Mark Kroll ; Plucked string instruments / Paul O'Dette -- Performance practice and practical considerations. Ornamentation in early seventeenth-century Italian music / Bruce Dickey ; Basso continuo / Jack Ashworth and Paul O'Dette ; Meter and tempo / George Houle ; Tuning and temperament / Herbert Myers ; Pitch and transposition / Herbert Myers -- The seventeenth-century stage. Dance / Dorothy Olsson ; Theatrical productions / James Middleton
Control code
ocn860599310
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • Second edition /
  • revised and expanded by Jeffery Kite-Powell
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 536 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005281
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613626455
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gj3kr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860599310
Label
A performer's guide to seventeenth-century music, edited by Stewart Carter
Publication
Note
Previous edition: New York : Schirmer Books, c1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (at ends of chapters and pages 436-506) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vocal/choral issues. National singing styles / Sally Sanford ; The Bel Canto singing style / Julianne Baird ; Choral music in France and England / Anne Harrington Heider ; Choral music in Italy and the Germanic lands / Gary Towne -- Wind, string, and percussion instruments. Woodwinds / Herbert Myers ; Cornett and Sackbut / Bruce Dickey ; Trombone / Stewart Carter ; Trumpet and horn / Steven E. Plank ; Percussion instruments and their usage / John Michael Cooper ; The violin : technique and style / David Douglass ; Historical approaches to playing the violin / Julie Andrijeski ; The viola da gamba family / Stuart Cheney with Barbara Coeyman ; Violoncello and violone / Marc Vanscheeuwijck ; Keyboard instruments / Mark Kroll ; Plucked string instruments / Paul O'Dette -- Performance practice and practical considerations. Ornamentation in early seventeenth-century Italian music / Bruce Dickey ; Basso continuo / Jack Ashworth and Paul O'Dette ; Meter and tempo / George Houle ; Tuning and temperament / Herbert Myers ; Pitch and transposition / Herbert Myers -- The seventeenth-century stage. Dance / Dorothy Olsson ; Theatrical productions / James Middleton
Control code
ocn860599310
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • Second edition /
  • revised and expanded by Jeffery Kite-Powell
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 536 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253005281
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613626455
Other physical details
illustrations, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gj3kr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860599310

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