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Irving, John 1959-

Overview
Works: 29 works in 144 publications in 4 languages and 5,835 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Scores  Intabulations  Arrangements (Music)  Dance music  Biography  Art music  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: ML410.M9, 780.03
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Most widely held works about John Irving
 
Most widely held works by John Irving
Mozart's piano sonatas : contexts, sources, style by John Irving( Book )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Part III the music is studied from the standpoint of rhetoric - a discipline featured in numerous contemporary aesthetic and theoretical textbooks on music - and proceeds through an investigation of the nature of the musical ideas (the inventio), followed by a discussion of formal design (the dispositio) and finally a consideration of the elocutio (style, or expression), which attempts a detailed rhetorical analysis of several extracts - ranging from the construction of themes to whole movements. The resulting picture affords a cross-section of Mozart's compositional strategies
Mozart's piano concertos by John Irving( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this study, John Irving brings together the various strands of scholarship surrounding Mozart's concertos, including analytical approaches, aspects of performance practice, and issues of compositional genesis based on investigation of manuscript and early printed editions
Mozart: the "Haydn" quartets by John Irving( Book )

24 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consort music by Thomas Tomkins( )

6 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Mozart's piano sonatas by John Irving( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart's piano sonatas are among the most familiar of his works and stand alongside those of Haydn and Beethoven as staples of the pianist's repertoire. In this study, John Irving looks at a wide selection of contextual situations for Mozart's sonatas, focusing on the variety of ways in which they assume identities and achieve meanings. In particular, the book seeks to establish the provisionality of the sonatas' notated texts, suggesting that the texts are not so much identifiers as possibilities and that their identity resides in the usage. Close attention is paid to reception matters, analy
The Anders von Düben tablature : Uppsala, University Library, Instr. Mus. i. hs. 408 by Anders von Düben( )

11 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instrumental music of Thomas Tomkins, 1572-1656 by John Irving( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasures of Mozart by John Irving( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accessible and highly informative guide to the life and work of Wolfgang Mozart, arguably the greatest composer of all time
Impromptus, piano = Klavier by Frédéric Chopin( )

1 edition published in 2011 and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benedicite Dominum ; Magnificat primi toni by Claude Le Jeune( )

5 editions published in 1996 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yachtsman's week-end book by John Irving( Book )

5 editions published between 1938 and 1952 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keyboard music by Thomas Tomkins( )

2 editions published in 2010 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naval life and customs; tradition, lore and language of the Royal Navy by John Irving( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kings' Britannia; the story of a great ship by John Irving( Book )

6 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruising and ocean racing by E. G Martin( Book )

3 editions published between 1930 and 1933 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Manual of flag etiquette by John Irving( Book )

6 editions published between 1934 and 1938 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consort music by Thomas Tomkins( )

2 editions published in 1991 and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instrumental theory of Thomas Tomkins, 1572-1656 by John Irving( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instrumental theory of Thomas Tomkins, 1572-1656 by John Irving( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa Ad placitum by Claude Le Jeune( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in Latin and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missa ad placitum septem vocibus / Benedicite Dominum: Motetus quattuor vocibus / Tristitia obsedit me: Motetus quattuor vocibus / Magnificat quattuor vocibus
 
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Mozart's piano sonatas : contexts, sources, style
Alternative Names
Irving, John

Languages
English (109)

Latin (4)

German (1)

French (1)

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Mozart's piano concertosMozart: the "Haydn" quartetsUnderstanding Mozart's piano sonatasThe treasures of Mozart