Eddie, William Alexander: Charles Valentin Alkan (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9781840142600

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Subtitle: His Life & His Music

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Preface; Alkan - the historical and social background; Apprentice works; Development of a personal voice; Etudes; Sonata types for piano; Morceaux caracteristiques; The Esquisses; Arrangements and cadenzas; Organ and pédalier music; Piano and strings; Miscellaneous compositions; Reception; Performance practice; Epilogue; Notes to chapters; Bibliography; Archival sources; List of works; A basic Alkan discography; Indexes.