The Pianist's Dictionary

The Pianist's Dictionary

by Maurice Hinson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253216826

ISBN-13: 9780253216823

Pub. Date: 09/01/2009

Publisher: Indiana University Press

The Pianist’s Dictionary is a handy and practical reference dictionary aimed specifically at pianists, teachers, students, and concertgoers. Prepared by Maurice Hinson, the best-selling author of Guide to the Pianist’s Repertoire, the work explains pianistic terms and performance directions clearly and concisely, with illustrations and brief musical

Overview

The Pianist’s Dictionary is a handy and practical reference dictionary aimed specifically at pianists, teachers, students, and concertgoers. Prepared by Maurice Hinson, the best-selling author of Guide to the Pianist’s Repertoire, the work explains pianistic terms and performance directions clearly and concisely, with illustrations and brief musical examples. Hinson includes succinct entries concerning famous piano pieces and composers, leading performers and teachers, and piano makers—making The Pianist’s Dictionary the perfect reference for compiling program and liner notes. The volume collects many of Hinson’s most useful ideas that have appeared in his popular lectures and masterclasses over the years and have not been published elsewhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253216823
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
732,742
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Entries
Bibliography

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