skip to content
Readings in the history of music in performance Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Readings in the history of music in performance

Author: Carol MacClintock
Publisher: Bloomington ; London : Indiana University Press, [1979] ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Features passages that provide an insight into actual music-making. This book includes readings on the performance of Western music from the late middle ages to the early nineteenth century which  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Sources
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carol MacClintock
ISBN: 0253144957 9780253144959 025320285X 9780253202857
OCLC Number: 4495533
Description: xii, 432 pages : music ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I, Before 1500: The late middle ages. From Tractatus de musica / Jerome of Moravia ; Treatise on discant / anonymous XIII --
The early Renaissance. From De modo bene cantandi / Conrad von Zabern ; Banquet of the oath of the pheasant / Olivier de la Marche. Part II, The Renaissance: Music in daily life. From The decameron / Giovanni Boccaccio ; From The book of the courtier / Baldassare Castiglione ; From Discorso sopra la musica / Vincenzo Giustiniani --
On singing and ornamentation. From Compendium musices / Adrian Petit Coclico ; Letter on singing / Giovanni Camillo Maffei ; From Practica musica / Hermann Finck ; From Prattica di musica / Ludovico Zacconi --
Rules for performers and composers. From L'antica musica / Nicola Vicentino ; From Istitutioni harmoniche / Gioseffo Zarlino ; From Il transilvano / Girolamo Diruta ; From A plaine and easie introduction to practicall musick / Thomas Morley. Part III, The seventeenth century: Music a gentleman's recreation. From The compleat gentleman / Henry Peacham ; From The life of George Herbert / Izaak Walton ; From Memoirs of music / Roger North --
Travelers' accounts of musical performances ; From Coryat's crudities / Thomas Coryat ; Response to an inquisitive person on the Italian feeling about music / André Maugars --
On organ playing. From Conclusioni nel suono dell' organo / Adriano Banchieri ; Letter on style in organ playing / Agostino Agazzari ; Three prefaces / Girolamo Frescobaldi --
The performance of sacred music. From Parasceve ad solemnitatem evangelicam / Matthias Hoe von Hoenegg ; Preface to Historia der Auferstehung Jesu Christi / Heinrich Schütz ; From Syntagma musicum, On arranging choirs / Michael Praetorius --
Tempo, tactus, and musical terms. From Syntagma musicum, On choral music, On musical terms / Michael Praetorius ; From Harmonie universelle, On beating the measure / Marin Mersenne ; From A choice collection of lessons / Henry Purcell --
On singing. From Andreas Ornithoparcus his micrologus / John Dowland ; From Syntagma musicum, Instruction for singers / Michael Praetorius ; From Harmonie universelle, How to train voices / Marin Mersenne --
Music for the theater. Four letters / Claudio Monteverdi ; From Rappresentazione di anima, et di corpo / Emilio de' Cavalieri ; Preface to Dafne / Marco da Gagliano ; From The description of a maske / Thomas Campion ; From "Trattato della musica scenica" / Giovanni Battista Doni --
On ballet. From Idées des spectacles anciens et nouveaux / Michel Depure. Part IV, The eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries: Instructions for playing the clavecin. From Les principes du clavecin / Michel de Saint-Lambert ; From L'art de toucher le clavecin / François Couperin ; From Pièces de clavecin / Jean Philippe Rameau --
Opera : pro and con. From Histoire de la musique et de ses effets / Jacques Bonnet-Bourdelot ; Letter on the opera / Charles de Saint-Évremond ; From A general history of music / Charles Burney ; From Lettres familières / Charles de Brosses --
The violin. From Musicall grammarian and Other memoirs / Roger North ; From The art of playing on the violin / Francesco Geminiani ; From Florilegium secundum / Georg Muffat --
The new instruction methods. From Essay on the true art of playing the clavier / Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach ; From Versuch einer Anweisung die Flöte / Johann Joachim Quantz ; From Versuch einer gründliche Violinschule / Leopold Mozart ; From Clavierschule / Daniel Gottlob Türk --
The dance. From Letters on the dance / Jean-Georges Noverre --
On vocal music. From Observations on the florid song / Pier. Francesco Tosi ; From Versuch einer Answeisung die Flöte : requirements of a good singer / Johann Joachim Quantz --
Travelers' reports. From Lettres familières / Charles de Brosses ; From The present state of music in France and Italy and The present state of music in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Provinces / Charles Burney --
On the performance of famous men. From "Bach the clavier player" / Johann Nikolaus Forkel ; From A general history of the science and practice of music (Handel) / Sir John Hawkins ; Four letters / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; From "Recollections from my life" (Beethoven) / Carl Czerny ; From The life of Beethoven and Biographie von Ludwig van Beethoven / Anton Schindler --
Opinion and criticism. From An essay on musical expression / Charles Avison ; From Observations on the present state of music, in London / William Jackson ; From Vertraute Briefe aus Paris / Johann Friedrich Reichardt ; From Voyage musical and À travers chants / Hector Berlioz.
Responsibility: selected, translated, and edited by Carol MacClintock.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

" ... extremely useful ... In MacClintock's selections, even when the source is primarily theoretical, she chooses passages that give a lively insight into actual music-making." Continuo

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • UVA  (by 1 person)
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4495533> # Readings in the history of music in performance
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4495533#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "4495533" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/inu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057874> ; # Performance practice (Music)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/quelle> ; # Quelle
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/music_history_and_criticism> ; # Music--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML457> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Event/geschichte_1300_1900> ; # Geschichte 1300-1900
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musique_histoire_et_critique_sources> ; # Musique--Histoire et critique--Sources
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030269> ; # Music
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/780.9/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musique_execution> ; # Musique--Exécution
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musikalische_auffuhrungspraxis> ; # Musikalische Aufführungspraxis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/uitvoeringspraktijk> ; # Uitvoeringspraktijk
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/geschiedbronnen> ; # Geschiedbronnen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/music_history_and_criticism_sources> ; # Music--History and criticism--Sources
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Person/macclintock_carol_1910_1989> ; # Carol MacClintock
    schema:copyrightYear "1979" ;
    schema:datePublished "1979" ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Person/macclintock_carol_1910_1989> ; # Carol MacClintock
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/115248632> ;
    schema:genre "Sources"@en ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Readings in the history of music in performance"@en ;
    schema:productID "4495533" ;
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780253144959.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253202857> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253144959> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4495533> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Event/geschichte_1300_1900> # Geschichte 1300-1900
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1300-1900" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Person/macclintock_carol_1910_1989> # Carol MacClintock
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1910" ;
    schema:deathDate "1989," ;
    schema:familyName "MacClintock" ;
    schema:givenName "Carol" ;
    schema:name "Carol MacClintock" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/music_history_and_criticism_sources> # Music--History and criticism--Sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music--History and criticism--Sources"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musikalische_auffuhrungspraxis> # Musikalische Aufführungspraxis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Musikalische Aufführungspraxis"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musique_execution> # Musique--Exécution
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Musique--Exécution"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/musique_histoire_et_critique_sources> # Musique--Histoire et critique--Sources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Musique--Histoire et critique--Sources"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115248632#Topic/uitvoeringspraktijk> # Uitvoeringspraktijk
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Uitvoeringspraktijk"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1030269> # Music
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Music"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1057874> # Performance practice (Music)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Performance practice (Music)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253144959>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0253144957" ;
    schema:isbn "9780253144959" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780253202857>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "025320285X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780253202857" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.