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Beyond notes : improvisation in Western music of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

Author: Rudolf Rasch
Publisher: Turnhout : Brepols, ©2011.
Series: Speculum musicae, v. 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rudolf Rasch
ISBN: 9782503542447 2503542441
OCLC Number: 754708000
Language Note: 13 English, 7 Italian contributions with English summaries.
Notes: Papers originally presented at an international conference held in La Spezia, Italy, July 15-17, 2010.
Description: xii, 387 pages : illustrations, music ; 27 cm.
Contents: To begin with. The volatility of musical composition / Rudolf Rasch --
The Eighteenth Century : theory. The "Fantasy principle" : improvisation between imagination and oration in the Eighteenth Century / Martin Kaltenecker ; Testimonianze sulla prassi improvvisativa dei musicisti italiani tra Sette e Ottocento / Carmela Bongiovanni ; "L'orecchio più che 'l tempo dee servire di guida" : l'improvvisazione nella trattatistica italiana del secondo Settecento / Mariateresa Dellaborra --
The Eighteenth Century : practice. Harmonic patterns and melodic paraphrases in Eighteenth-Century Portuguese music for the five-course guitar / Rogério Budasz ; Formule e improvvisazione nei recitativi delle Cantate di Alessandro Scarlatti / Simone Ciolfi ; Natura e arte nell'improvvisazione di Giuseppe Tartini / Gregorio Carraro ; "Cet art est la perfection du talent" : chordal thoroughbass realization and improvised solo performance on the viol and cello in the Eighteenth Century / John Lutterman --
The Nineteenth Century : keyboard instruments. Improvisation into composition : the first movement of Johann Nepomuk Hummel's Sonata in F-sharp minor, op.81 / Rohan H. Stewart-MacDonald ; Clara Wieck Schumann's improvisations and her 'Mosaics' of small forms / Valerie Woodring Goertzen ; Cadenza improvisation in Nineteenth-Century solo piano music according to Czerny, Liszt and their contemporaries / Martin Edin ; Practical improvisation : the art of Louis Vierne / Steven Young --
The Nineteenth Century : bowed strings. Paganini's virtuosity and improvisatory style / t Philippe Borer ; Charles-Auguste de Bériot e l'improvvisazione virtuosistica per violino / Renato Ricco ; The advantages and drawbacks of notation, or How to face improvisatory elements in Nineteenth-Century Hungarian popular music / Csilla Pethő-Vernet --
The Nineteenth Century : vocal music. Improvvisazione e ornamentazione nell'opera francese e italiana di primo Ottocento / Damien Colas ; "Abbellimenti o fioriture" : further evidence of creative embellishment in and beyond the Rossinian repertoire / Laura Moeckli ; Manacled freedom : Nineteenth-Century vocal improvisation and the flute-accompanied cadenza in Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor / Naomi Matsumoto ; Improvvisazione popolare e urbana a Napoli nel primo Ottocento : dai canti del molo a "Io te voglio bene assaje" / Raffaele Di Mauro --
And to end with. "Ghost notes" : issues of inaudible improvisations / Vincenzo Caporaletti.
Series Title: Speculum musicae, v. 16.
Responsibility: edited by Rudolf Rasch.


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