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Title The Cambridge companion to the organ / edited by Nicholas Thistlethwaite and Geoffrey Webber.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  786.5 C144    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
Description xiv, 340 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Cambridge companions to music
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-331) and index.
Contents Origins and development of the organ / Nicholas Thistlethwaite -- Organ construction / Stephen Bicknell -- Physics of the organ / John Mainstone -- Temperament and pitch / Christopher Kent -- Organ case / Stephen Bicknell -- Organ building today / Stephen Bicknell -- Fundamentals of organ playing / Kimberly Marshall -- Survey of historical performance practices / Kimberly Marshall -- Organ music and the liturgy / Edward Higginbottom -- Italian organ music to Frescobaldi / Christopher Stembridge -- Iberian organ music before 1700 / James Dalton -- French classical organ school / Edward Higginbottom -- English organ music to c1700 / Geoffrey Cox -- Catholic Germany and Austria 1648-c1800 / Patrick Russill -- North German organ school / Geoffrey Webber -- Organ music of J. S. Bach / David Yearsley -- German organ music after 1800 / Graham Barber -- French and Belgian organ music after 1800 / Gerard Brooks -- British organ music after 1800 / Andrew McCrea -- North American organ music after 1800 / Douglas Reed -- Modes (toni) and their attributes according to Zarlino / Christopher Stembridge.
Subject Organ (Musical instrument)
Organ music -- History and criticism.
Added Author Thistlethwaite, Nicholas.
Webber, Geoffrey.
ISBN 0521575842 (pbk.)
0521573092 (hardback)

 
    
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