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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Mellers, Wilfrid, 1914-2008.
François Couperin and the French classical tradition.
New York, Dover Publications 
|Named Person:||François Couperin; François Couperin; François Couperin|
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|Notes:||"This Dover edition is an unabridged republication of the work originally published in 1950."|
|Description:||408 pages : illustrations, music ; 22 cm|
|Contents:||I. Life and times : The life ; Values and standards in the Grand Siècle ; Music, and court, and the theatre --
II. The work : The organ masses ; The two-violin sonatas ; The secular vocal works ; The church music ; The clavecin works ; The concerts royaux and suites for viols ; Chronology, influence, and conclusions --
III. Theory and practice : Couperin's theoretical work, with comments on rhythm, ornamentation, and phrasing ; Couperin's resources and his use of them, with comments on the modern performance of his work.