Musical interpretation

by J. A. Westrup

Publisher: British Broadcasting Corporation in London

Written in English
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  • Music -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.)

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Statementby Jack Westrup.
LC ClassificationsMT75 .W48
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5388345M
ISBN 100563103523
LC Control Number72586220

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Musical Meaning in Beethoven offers a fresh approach to the problem of expressive meaning in music. Beginning with a provocative analysis of the slow movement of the Hammerklavier piano sonata, Robert S. Hatten examines the roles of markedness, Classical topics, expressive genres, and musical tropes in fostering expressive interpretation at all Cited by: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Musical Interpretation: Its Laws and Principles, and Their Application in Teaching and Performing by Tobias Matthay (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

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Musical interpretation book shelved as interpretation: Interpreting Our Heritage by Freeman Tilden, The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible a. But an even more serious drawback, hinted at in the introduction, is the poverty of the concept of music that is employed to connect score and performances and a concomitant neglect of the true scope of musical interpretation.(17) Discussing the `notationality' of pitch and time notation, examples have been given showing alternative musical.

Musical interpretation synonyms, Musical interpretation pronunciation, Musical interpretation translation, English dictionary definition of Musical interpretation. About the Book. Interpreting Music is a comprehensive essay on understanding musical meaning and performing music meaningfully—“interpreting music” in both senses of the term.

Synthesizing and advancing two decades of highly influential work, Lawrence Kramer fundamentally rethinks the concepts of work, score, performance, performativity, interpretation, and meaning—even.

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Musical Interpretation, Its Laws and Principles: And Their Application in Teaching and Performing Tobias Matthay Boston Music Company, - Music - pages5/5(4). Studies In Musical Interpretation book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. The twelve essays in this volume reflect the most important trends in the study of musical performance.

Three areas are investigated: the psychology of performance, the semantics of performance, and the relation between performance and analysis. The first section broaches fundamental issues such as text, expression, musical motion and the role of practice in the acquisition of expertise.

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As literature, the Psalms are also basic to Western culture. In terms of notated music alone, their continuum as an inspiration for musical interpretations and expressions stretches back in time for. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Westrup, J.A.

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7 Essentials of Artistic Interpretation The following is a snapshot of the 7 Essentials of Artistic Interpretation presented on pages of The Musician’s Way. These essentials are meant as benchmarks for you to use to develop your interpretive abilities.

Recommended: Graduate students, researchers, faculty, professional musicians.’ Choice 'Reading Musical Interpretation is a thoughtful and musically engaged book.

There are numerous perceptive comments about the differences both between different styles of interpretation in general and between particular recorded interpretations.'. Excerpts from Musical interpretation research (MIR vols. Description: 96 pages: music ; 25 cm: Contents: A research project on musical interpretation in performance --Towards the fundamentals of musical interpretation research --Work analysis and interpretation.

Series Title: Musical interpretation research, v. Other Titles. Musical scholars in both musicology and theory will find much of value here, and will find their notions of musical meaning challenged and expanded." —Patrick McCreless.

This book continues to develop the semiotic theory of musical meaning presented in Robert S. Hatten’s first book, Musical Meaning in Beethoven (IUP, ).Cited by: Musical Interpretation Research (MIR) is a series of monographs on the performance of classical music authored by Nils-Göran Areskoug (Sundin).

The focus is on integrating the perspectives of the audience, artist and musicologist alike. The series covers aesthetic experience in music appreciation with the aim of bridging theory and practice of interpretive processes among performer and.

The Wicked Stage: Book musicals vs. concept musicals – are they both under threat. Sarah Green January 8, Opinion Theatre views If you study musical theatre in any sort of depth you will come to realise that nearly every show falls into one of two categories: either a book musical or a concept show.

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Join Professor Anton Weinberg as he talks about musical interpretation. This is a refreshing and stimulating chat about the topic that is not heavy in. [1.I.4] Basic Approach, Interpretation, Musical Training, Perfect Pitch.

Teachers play a critical role in showing students how to play and practice musically. For example, most pieces of music begin and end with the same chord, a somewhat mysterious rule which is actually a. Musical interpretation: its laws and principles, and their application in teaching and performing / (Boston, Mass.: Boston Music Co., c), by Tobias Matthay (page images at HathiTrust) Variations.

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The Rules of Musical Interpretation in the Baroque Era (17th - i8th centuries) But in fact, for the musical era known as the Baroque, what we are con-cerned with is a body of traditions, principles, effects, This book is simply a compilation from the p rincipalFile Size: 6MB.

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Characteristically, interpreters of music entertain philosophical views about musical interpretation. Musical Interpretation Hardcover – Jan.

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The dialogue and songs are loosely based on parables and quotations from the New Testament.Among the distinguished international authorship are many accomplished performers whose practical experience ensures that the book contains vital and stimulating insights into the interpretation of music, and that it will speak to a wide musical audience.