Nineteenth-Century Piano Music
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Nineteenth-Century Piano Music

R. Larry Todd

  1. 488 pages
  2. English
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eBook - ePub

Nineteenth-Century Piano Music

R. Larry Todd

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About This Book

First Published in 2004. 19th-Century Piano Music focuses on the core composers of the 19th-century repertoire, beginning with 2 chapters giving a general overview of the repertoire and keyboard technique of the era, and then individual chapters on Beethoven, Schubert, Weber, Mendelssohn, Chopin, Schumann, Brahms, Liszt, and the women composers of the era, particularly focusing on Fanny Hensel and Clara Schumann.

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Table of contents

  1. Cover
  2. Half Title
  3. Title Page
  4. Copyright Page
  5. Table of Contents
  6. Preface to the First Edition
  7. Acknowledgments
  8. Preface to the Second Edition
  9. Contributors
  10. 1. The Piano and the Nineteenth Century
  11. 2. Orthodoxies, Paradoxes, and Contradictions: Performance Practices in Nineteenth-Century Piano Music
  12. 3. Beethoven
  13. 4. The Piano Works of Schubert
  14. 5. In Defense of Weber
  15. 6. Piano Music Reformed: The Case of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
  16. 7. Hearing Poland: Chopin and Nationalism
  17. 8. Schumann and the Marketplace: From Butterflies to Hausmusik
  18. 9. From the Concert Hall to the Salon: The Piano Music of Clara Wieck Schumann and Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
  19. 10. Brahms: From Classical to Modern
  20. 11. Expressive Resonance in Liszt’s Piano Music
  21. Index