Ornamentation: A Question & Answer Manual
By Carole Bigler and Valery Lloyd-Watts
Item: 00-6000
UPC: 038081051956
ISBN 10: 0882845497
ISBN 13: 9780882845494
PRICE: $11.99
Category: Textbook - Piano
Format: Book
Instrument: Piano
Level: Intermediate / Advanced
This guide to understanding ornamentation in each era of music includes information on how to understand and remain faithful to the composer's intention, how many and which notes to use in each ornament, how to integrate ornaments smoothly into a performance, and simple strategies and systems for realizing and practicing ornaments. A synthesis of years of scholarly research resulting in a logical, easy to follow, and accurate volume.