Bray Baroque books
Please find listed below all the Bray Baroque books currently available. The author is Dr. Claudio Di Veroli. We intend to add books on music by other authors in the future.
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Playing the Baroque Harpsichord - 2nd ed., 2014
A full coverage of Baroque interpretation for the harpsichord and also the clavichord and organ. It includes essays endorsed by leading performers, with thorough guidance about ornamentation, articulation, tempi, registration, rhytmical alteration and further topics. This edition carries a complete history of the harpsichord.
Playing Baroque Music on the Piano - 2017 (forthcoming)
A full coverage of Baroque interpretation for the modern piano player. It includes a discussion of the approach to stylish interpretation of Baroque music on the piano, and thorough guidance about ornamentation, articulation, tempi, dynamics and rhytmical alterations. A complete history of stringed keyboard instruments is included.
Baroque Keyboard Fingering: a Method - 7th ed., 2016
The most comprehensive work in the field, with a full reconstruction of the mid-to-late Baroque fingering system. An earlier edition was endorsed by the late Igor Kipnis. Scales and other passages are resolved with 54 fingering Rules, based on original fingerings from the Baroque era.
Baroque Keyboard Masterpieces Fingered with Baroque Technique - 2012
A comprehensive set of Baroque keyboard pieces, fully fingered according to the principles expounded in the book Baroque Keyboard Fingerings: A Method. The scores range from easy to advanced and cover most of the technical difficulties and tonalities found in the Baroque repertoire.
F. Couperin's Pieces de Clavecin Fingered with Baroque Technique, vol. I - 2015
Complete Ordres 1, 6, 8 and 11. This is the first published score fully fingered as per the composer's treatise L'Art de Toucher le Clavecin. A 36-page introduction covers the editorial method and includes, for every piece, information about the fingering, suggestions for interpretation and the correction of errors in the score.
J.S. Bach's Six Keyboard Partitas with Baroque Fingerings and a Performance Guide - 2015
First published score fully fingered with the technique in use in the composer's milieu.
A 58-page introduction covers the editorial method, informations about the fingering, suggestions for interpretation and the correction of errors in Bach's original edition.
Unequal Temperaments: Theory, History and Practice - 3rd. ed., 2013
486 pages and 365 figures with the latest findings in the field. PART ONE provides the acoustical background, covers each one of the main temperaments and ends with a HISTORICAL SURVEY. PART TWO consists of directions for the practice of the diverse unequal temperaments in keyboard, string and wind instruments. PART THREE covers multiple divisions and the analysis of historical sources.
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