Performance practices in baroque keyboard music

Hinson, Maurice

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  • Creator presented by Maurice Hinson ; producer, Rita E. Spillman ; director, Christopher Hepp
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Van Nuys, Calif. : Alfred Pub. Co., [2003] ℗2003
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • ISBNs 0739032607, 9780739032602
  • OCLC ocn227148583
  • Credits
    • Maurice Hinson, piano
    • Executive producer, Ruth Lebenson ; Producer, Rita E. Spillman

Summary

  • Lecture-demonstration on conventions and knowledge that help the performer create a more historically informed performance, discussing in detail basic touches, articulation, dynamics, and ornamentation, and demonstrating through performances of repertoire. Architecture and art that are related to musical style and characteristics of the period are explored.

Notes

  • "Special bonus lecture on Baroque Dance with dancers elegantly dressed in period costume"--Container.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
  • Special features include: Baroque dance and baroque keyboard music.
  • DVD.

Contents

  • Musical characteristics -- Keyboard influences -- Ornamentation -- Exploring the repertoire -- Repertoire covered in whole or in part: Polonaise in G minor, BWV Anh. 125 / Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach ; Dialogue / Johan Christian Bach ; Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 from the well-tempered clavier, book 1 / Johann Sebastian Bach ; Le moucheron (The gnat) / François Couperin ; Courante / Louis Couperin ; Le coucou (The cuckoo) / Louis-Claude Daquin ; Gagliarda (Galliard) / Girolamo Frescobaldi ; Air and variations, G. 230 from suite no. 5 / George Frideric Handel ; La lutine (Puck) / Johann Philipp Kirnberger ; Minuet in D major / Jean Baptiste Loeillet ; The fall of the leafe / Martin Peerson ; March, Z. 687 / Henry Purcell ; Rigaudon II from suite I / Jean-Philippe Rameau ; Sonata in D major, K. 96; L. 465 / Domenico Scarlatti ; Sonata in G major, R. 4 / Antonio Soler ; Giga / Domenico Zipoli
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