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Mozart and his piano concertos

Cuthbert Morton Girdlestone

Mozart and his piano concertos

by Cuthbert Morton Girdlestone

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, -- 1756-1791.

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    StatementC. M. Girdlestone.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination511p. :
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21736541M

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "An unabridged and corrected republication of the second () edition of the work first published in by Cassell & Company, Ltd., London, under the title Mozart's Piano Concertos.". Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (–) was a prolific composer and wrote in many genres. Perhaps his best-admired work is in opera, the piano concerto, sonata, the symphony, the string quartet, and string also wrote many pieces for solo piano, other forms of chamber music, masses and other religious music, and numerous dances, divertimentos, and other forms of light entertainment.

    Get this from a library! Mozart & his piano concertos. [Cuthbert Girdlestone; Sara Davis Buechner] -- This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of all 23 of Mozart's piano concertos. It contains musical examples along with authoritative information on the concertos'_form, tone.   Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is considered by many to be the greatest composer ever. And his 27 piano concertos may be his finest work. But Mozart had a formula for the 27 and he used it over and over again, so they were all similar in certain ways. A .

    Like the symphonies of Beethoven, Mozart's piano concertos constitute an extraordinary body of work that will never disappear from our culture. Yet despite widespread recognition of their importance, they still present many interpretive problems. In , the Michigan MozartFest brought expert performers, instrument makers, critics, music theorists, and musicologists together for the first.   Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time. Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser degree/5(4).


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Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time. Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser by: Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time.

Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser degree/5(4). Mozart and His Piano Concertos Hardcover – January 1, by C.M.

Girdlestone (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: C.M. Girdlestone. Mozart wrote his first concerto in at the age of seventeen. At this time the period of youthful journeys was over and the young man, who had visited Vienna, France, Holland, England and Italy (the latter country thrice), was back in : Dover Publications.

[Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart] By Cuthbert Girdlestone, ed. Sara Davis Buechner. Book. This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of 23 of Mozart's piano concertos. In addition to establishing the lines along which the genre developed, the concertos also shed light upon the technical and inspirational growth of their creator.

The firstCategory: Textbook-General. Mozart: The Complete Original Cadenzas by W. Mozart for his Solo Piano Concertos with Supplementary Cadenzas by Beethoven and Krause Paperback – January 1, by Lili Kraus (Editor)Price: $ This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of 23 of Mozart's piano concertos.

It contains musical examples along with authoritative information on the concertos' form, tone, style, balance, and the circumstances of their composition. The author compares and contrasts each piece with Mozart's other works and with compositions by Beethoven, Haydn, Mozart and his piano concertos book others.

This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of 23 of Mozart's piano concertos. In addition to establishing the lines along which the genre developed, the concertos also shed light upon the technical and inspirational growth of their creator.

The first full-length survey devoted to these works, this scholarly book presents a full, concrete musical analysis that makes liberal use. "An unabridged and corrected republication of the second () edition of the work first published in by Cassell & Company, Ltd., London, under the title Mozart's Piano Concertos." Translation of Mozart et ses concertos pour pianoPages:   Inin a little Viennese shop, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart adopted a flirtatious little starling who sang the theme from his Piano Concerto Number 17 in G.

Little is known about the subsequent three years Mozart and his family The Good: Natural history, biography, and memoir framed by the story of Mozart’s pet bird and it’s species4/5.

Mozart and his piano concertos by Cuthbert Morton Girdlestone Published by Dover Publications in New by: These include the piano concertos K.K.K.and K.as well as the Clarinet Concerto K. It is not known why so many works were left incomplete.

In a number of cases, the historical record shows that what Mozart thought was an opportunity for performance or sale evaporated during the course of composition. [7]. Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time.

Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser degree/5. Mozart and His Piano Concertos - Ebook written by Cuthbert Girdlestone. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Mozart and His Piano Concertos.3/5(2).

Treating the concertos collectively as a repertoire, rather than as individual works, the first section of the book tackles broad thematic issues such as the role of the piano concerto in Mozart's quasi-freelance life in late eighteenth-century Vienna, the origin of his concertos in earlier traditions of concerto writing; eighteenth-century.

This early work on Mozart’s Piano Concertos is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. It contains analyses of the themes and structure of some of Mozart’s greatest piano compositions. This is a fascinating work and thoroughly recommended for anyone interested in music theory.

Many of the earliest books, particularly those Cited by: 3. Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time.

Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser degree/5(3). Over the course of his life, Mozart ended up writing twenty-seven piano concertos, starting with four very short, simplistic works written at age eleven.

Mozart’s later concertos, numbers eighteen through twenty-five, show the progress that he made as well as his maturity both as a composer and performer. This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of 23 of Mozart’s piano concertos. In addition to establishing the lines along which the genre developed, the concertos also shed light upon the technical and inspirational growth of their creator.

The first full-length survey devoted to these works, this scholarly book presents a full, concrete musical Mozart & His Piano. Sometimes, this bass was figured too, for example in the early edition of Nos.

11 – 13 by Artaria inand Mozart and his father added figuration themselves to several of the concertos, such as the third piano part of No. 7 for three pianos (K. ), and to No. 8 (K. ), where Mozart even realised the of composition: –. Some of Mozart’s predecessors, notably Franz Joseph Haydn (–), had composed piano concerti.

However, Mozart was, by most accounts of the time, a truly superior pianist with an active solo career, and thus in need of new works for his concerts.

He wrote his first piano concerto at the age of The Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K.is a concerto composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart for keyboard (usually a piano or fortepiano) and composed the concerto in the winter of –, finishing it on 24 Marchthree weeks after completing his Piano Concerto No.

23 in A he intended to perform the work himself, Mozart did not write out the soloist's Composed: Vienna.Mozart and His Piano Concertos sometimes reads as if it were engaged in some serious hand waving, trying mightily to convince you of the value of these concertos despite their "Rococo" origins, which was a general prejudice of the time.

Thankfully, all of the Mozart concertos are now considered masterpieces to a greater or lesser degree.5/5(3).