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by Mary Cyr


Mary Cyr's book on the performance of baroque music is a book that manages to be expert and readable at the same time. Cyr, a Viol da Gamba and cello player, stresses "both the boundaries and the freedom that were inherent in baroque performing techniques.

Mary Cyr's book on the performance of baroque music is a book that manages to be expert and readable at the same time. Her discussions of articulation and of the "tempi and spirit" of this era of music are particularly lucid.

next page . Performing Baroque Music Cyr, Mary. The Role of the Performer in Baroque Music 24 The Sources and Tools for Studying Baroque Performance 24 Baroque Sound 26 Bibliographical Notes 2. Tempo and Spirit

next page . Tempo and Spirit. 29 30. Tempo Mark and Meter in Baroque Music 31 Determining the Appropriate Spirit 35 Affect and the Aria 36 Tempo in Seventeenth-century Music 38 The Eighteenth-century Adagio 41 Other Baroque Tempo Marks.

professor Mary Cyr. "Performing Baroque Music" is a practical guide to the important issues that arise when one performs baroque music. Listeners, performers, students and teachers will find here, carefully explained and thoroughly documented, the analytical tools they need to understand and interpret musical evidence from the baroque era. Scores for eleven works, many reproduced in facsimile to illustrate the conventions of 17th and 18th century notation, are included or close study

The book is also a concise guide to reference materials in the field of baroque performance practice with extensive annotated bibliographies of modern and baroque sources that guide the reader toward further study

The book is also a concise guide to reference materials in the field of baroque performance practice with extensive annotated bibliographies of modern and baroque sources that guide the reader toward further study.

Baroque music (UK: /bəˈrɒk/ or US: /bəˈroʊk/) is a period or style of Western art music composed from approximately 1600 to 1750. This era followed the Renaissance music era, and was followed in turn by the Classical era. Baroque music forms a major.

next page Page 3. Performing Baroque Music Mary Cy. Preface The aim of this book is to introduce listeners and performers to important issues of baroque performance practice, issues that arise whenever baroque music is played or sung

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How did Baroque music sound to its contemporaries? . This book is not only a scholar's summary but a musician's testament.

How did Baroque music sound to its contemporaries? What did they say about its style and performance as that long and eventful period unfolded? Here is a book which brings together many of the answers and draws conclusions of great practical interest to musicians and audiences of today. Performers may look here for an authentic grounding, while the enthusiastic amateur will be treated to an insight into that spirit of adventure which commends Baroque music so strongly to our generation.

Performing Baroque Music. by: Mary Cyr. Publisher: Routledge

Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: 9781351554640, 1351554646. Performing Baroque Music. Publisher: Routledge. Print ISBN: 9780859679602, 0859679608. The book is also a concise guide to reference materials in the field of baroque performance practice with extensive annotated bibliographies of modern and baroque sources that guide the reader toward further study.

This practical guide is devoted to the important issues of baroque performance practice. Listeners and performers will find the analytical tools they need to understand and interpret period works. Scores for 11 works are included.

Performing Baroque Music epub download

ISBN13: 978-1574670431

ISBN: 1574670433

Author: Mary Cyr

Category: Arts and Photo

Subcategory: Music

Language: English

Publisher: Amadeus Press (March 1, 2003)

Pages: 264 pages

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