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Embellishing 16th-Century Music


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Weight: 0.2 kg

Price
£35.99
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Media
Book
Contributors
Howard Mayer Brown (Author)
Language
English
Publisher
Oxford University Press
No. Pages:
79
Code
9780193231757

The authentic performance of sixteenth-century music involves more than just reading the notes. This book explores how singers and players of the time were expected to add elaborate ornamentation according to very precise rules, and the problems this causes to modern performers. A valuable handbook for early music performers