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Author Holcman, Jan, 1922-

Title The legacy of chopin / Jan Holcman
Published New York : Philosophical Library, 2015
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Contents Title Page; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER I -- The Pianist; CHAPTER II -- The Teacher; Repertory; Technique; Trills and Harmonic Intervals; Sound; Dynamics; Phrasing; Chords; Pedal; Rhythm; Memory; General Musical Training; Interpretation; CHAPTER III -- Freedom of Interpretation; CHAPTER IV -- Transcriptions; CHAPTER V -- The Critic; CHAPTER VI -- Symbolic Music; CHAPTER VII -- On Composing; CHAPTER VIII -- Liszt; CHAPTER IX -- The Satirical Etude; CHAPTER X -- Polish Music; CHAPTER XI -- Genius and Progress; Sources; Quotations; Acknowledgment; Copyright Page; Notes
Summary Jan Holcman's Legacy of Chopin brings together Chopin's views on music, including pianism, composition, teaching, music criticism, and more. With extensive references and footnotes from the author, readers can gain unparalleled knowledge into the famous composer's theories, practices, and philosophies
Notes Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed December 05, 2016)
Subject Music.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1504022785
9781504022781 (electronic bk.)