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The Performance of Chopin's works for piano and orchestra

Rowland, David (2005). The Performance of Chopin's works for piano and orchestra. In: Szklener, Artur ed. Chopin in performance: History, theory, practice. Warsaw, Poland: Narodowy Instytut Fryderyka Chopina, pp. 169–183.

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The chapter examines the notation of early nineteenth-century concertos and its implication for performance. The possibility of performances of concertos as solos, duets, chamber and orchestral works is considered. Performance issues relating to Chopin's two concertos and other works for piano and 'orchestra' are considered in the light of contemporary trends.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 83-917410-6-0, 978-83-917410-6-1
Extra Information: Proceedings of a conference held at the Chopin Institute, Warsaw, Poland, December 2004.
Keywords: Chopin; concerto; performance
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 3648
Depositing User: David Rowland
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:50
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