Anthology of Impressionistic Piano Music with Performance Practices in Impressionistic Piano Music
Intermediate to Early Advanced Works by 20 Composers
Ed. Maurice Hinson
Item: 00-22581
UPC: 038081230320
ISBN 10: 0739035258
ISBN 13: 9780739035252
PRICE: $34.95
Series: Alfred Masterwork Edition
Category: Piano Collection
Format: Comb Bound Book & DVD
Instrument: Piano
Level: Intermediate / Early Advanced
Dr. Maurice Hinson caps off his extensive library of period anthologies and DVDs with a comprehensive look at Impressionist compositions. This beautifully engraved edition includes works by the top 20 Impressionistic composers, an extensive foreword with historical information on each composer, specific performance notes for each pieces and a look at the compositional techniques used by Impressionists. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. In the companion DVD-lecture, Dr. Hinson explores four aspects of Impressionism: early influences, performance techniques, musical characteristics and specific repertoire from the anthology. Alfred's DVDs provide a strong visual and auditory reference for stylistic and technical interpretations, which are important tools for enhancing any musical performance. 208 pages.