One Hundred Years of Violoncello: A History of Technique and Performance Practice, 1740 1840
This is the first book to address the full range of performance issues for the cello from the Baroque to the early Romantic period. The development of playing techniques and stylistic transitions are traced regionally through a comparison of Italian, French, German, English, and East European performance traits. Through a close study of contemporary violoncello methods, mu...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published May 22nd 2004 by Cambridge University Press
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