The Cambridge History of Musical Performance

The Cambridge History of Musical Performance


The intricacies and demanding situations of musical functionality have lately attracted the eye of writers and students to a better volume than ever sooner than. examine into the performer's adventure has began to discover such components as perform options, functionality anxiousness and memorization, in addition to many different specialist concerns. ancient functionality perform has been the topic of energetic debate method past educational circles, mirroring its excessive profile within the recording studio and the live performance corridor. Reflecting the powerful ongoing curiosity within the function of performers and function, this historical past brings jointly examine from best students and historians and, importantly, gains contributions from complete performers, whose functional reports supply the quantity a distinct power. relocating the point of interest clear of the composers and onto the musicians liable for bringing the tune to existence, the heritage provides a clean, built-in and leading edge standpoint on functionality historical past and perform, from the earliest instances to this present day.

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