Frederick Chopin, as a Man and Musician — Complete

Frederick Chopin, as a Man and Musician — Complete


  • Author: Frederick Niecks
  • Release Date : 1924-01-01
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 716473 Bytes


The fundamental characteristics of Chopin's style–the loose-textured, wide-meshed chords and arpeggios, the serpentine movements, the bold leaps–are exaggerated in the works of this group, and in their exaggeration become grotesque, and not unfrequently ineffective. These works show us, indeed, the composer's style in a state of fermentation; it has still to pass through a clearing process, in which some of its elements will be secreted and others undergo a greater or less change....

The Complete Bakery Sisters Trilogy
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The Complete Bakery Sisters Trilogy


  • Author: Susan Mallery
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Genre: Contemporary
  • File Size: 3219748 Bytes


From #1 New York Times bestselling author Susan Mallery comes three fan-favorite tales of sisterhood, love, and fresh starts.Sweet TalkThe twenty-eight-year-old piano prodigy, Claire Keyes, has never had a regular boyfriend, much less a real romance. Claire is determined to fall in love, or at least in lust, for the first time. Ruggedly sexy Wyatt just might fit the bill. Although he keeps saying that he and Claire come from entirely different worlds, he lights up hotter than a bakery oven whenever Claire is near. If this keeps up, she just might sweet-talk him into her bed...and her life.Sweet Spot“Responsibility” should be Nicole Keyes’s middle name. But super reliable Nicole is getting sick of putting everyone else’s needs first. Enter Haw...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Geoffrey Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015079258318


The Complete Musician Book Description :

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Geoffrey Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0195095677


The Complete Musician Book Description :

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to integrate theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. Key Features * Common practice literature is the driving force of the text and comprises the bulk of the harmonic dictation component. * Musical examples range from Schutz to Scriabin and from solo vocal and instrumental music to orchestral ensembles. They include popular and folk music. * Topics covered run the gamut from rudiments to compositional processes of the late nineteenth century. * Exercises are interspersed throughout and increase i...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Geoffrey Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015079258318


The Complete Musician Book Description :

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Geoffrey Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015079258318


The Complete Musician Book Description :

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven G. Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: Music theory
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190841613


The Complete Musician Book Description :

"A brief and musically oriented introduction to key music theory concepts"--...

Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician

Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven G. Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-01-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0190841621


Workbook to Accompany the Complete Musician Book Description :

This workbook accompanies the authors' textbook, The Complete Musician: The Essentials. Designed for maximum accessibility, it presents a variety of activities in each chapter that progress from very introductory exercises to more advanced ones. Offering instructors more than enough material to choose from, each chapter includes five to six assignments, each of which covers two to four topics. The exercises contain detailed instructions, alternate strategies, hints, and reminders of the textbook's explanations, providing students with all the information that they will need to succeed in the course. Package this workbook with The Complete Musician: The Essentials and save your students 20% off the total package price! Package ISBN: 978-0-19-008711-1....

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0195095693


The Complete Musician Book Description :

This 8-CD set accompanies The Complete Musician: An Integrated Approach to Tonal Theory, Analysis, and Listening. It offers nearly 2000 recorded examples--from solo piano to full orchestra--of the exercises in the text and workbooks, performed by students and faculty from the Eastman School of Music....

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : Steven Geoffrey Laitz
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015079258318


The Complete Musician Book Description :

Bringing together the analytical, aural, and tactile activities that comprise a tonal theory curriculum, The Complete Musician, Second Edition, relies on a diverse repertoire and innovative exercises to explicitly connect theory (writing and analysis), skills (singing, playing, and dictation), and music-making outside the theory class. It provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of writing, analyzing, hearing, singing, and playing tonal harmony and enables them to understand the most important musical forms. Features of the Second Edition * Enhanced and supplemented by five music DVDs--two packaged with the text, two with Student Workbook I, and one with Student Workbook II. These DVDs contain a total of more than sixteen hours of...

Richard Rodney Bennett  The Complete Musician

Richard Rodney Bennett The Complete Musician


  • Author : Paul Harris
  • Publisher : Omnibus Press
  • Release Date : 2011-08-01
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857125880


Richard Rodney Bennett The Complete Musician Book Description :

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett, in the enormous diversity of his activities, is arguably the most complete musician of all time. Not only does he have a remarkable 300 commissioned concert works to his credit, which have established him among the leading British twentieth-century composers, yet at the same time, with supreme success, he has also contrived to lead several completely different musical lives. For some, he is the ultimate exponent of 'crossover', as epitomised in his remarkable Concerto for Stan Getz and concert works for Cleo Laine. Others remember him as a concert pianist with a special enthusiasm for pioneering contemporary music, his partnerships with Susan Bradshaw, Jane Manning and Barry Tuckwell being particularly notable. Meanwhile, ...

The Complete Musician

The Complete Musician


  • Author : John Martin
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1975
  • Genre: Musical instrument makers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000030459144


The Complete Musician Book Description :

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