A History of Performing Pitch: The Story of 'a' download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bruce Haynes

A History of Performing Pitch: The Story of 'a' download free [PDF and Ebook] by Bruce Haynes year 2002
  • Book name: A History of Performing Pitch: The Story of 'a'
  • Author: Bruce Haynes
  • Release date: 2002/7/1
  • Publisher: SCARECROW PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780810841857
  • Rating: 8.27 of 10
  • Votes: 637
  • Review by: Tyson Gil
  • Review rating: 8.87 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/18
  • Total pages: 632
  • Includes a PDF summary of 71 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This is the first complete survey of the historical pitch standards used by musicians during the last four centuries. Written from a practical perspective and addressed to performers it is the first book to attach frequency values to pitch names and describe where, when, and why various historical pitch levels were used. It surveys a period from the 16th century to the present and focuses on Italy, France, Germany, the northern and southern Netherlands, and the Habsburg Lands, following the developments in the design and function of instruments and how they influenced and were influenced by pitch changes.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 31H25M27S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Music Reviews & Criticism, Techniques Of Music / Music Tutorials, Reference Works, Music, Theory Of Music & Musicology, History: Specific Events & Topics
  • Available formats: LRF, TXT, DOC, PDB, EPUB, PDF, GIF, WORD. Compressed in LZMA, RAR, ZIP, CPIO, ARJ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 147.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 167x244x37mm
  • Weight: 1,052g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Lanham, MD, United States

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