menu

Clavichord for Beginners
by Joan Benson




Overview -

Written by Joan Benson, one of the champions of clavichord performance in the 20th century, Clavichord for Beginners is an exceptional method book for both practitioners and enthusiasts. In addition to detailing the historical origins of the instrument and the evolution of keyboard technique, the book describes the proper method for practicing fingering and articulation and emphasizes the importance of touch and sensitivity at the keyboard. A CD featuring Benson in performance and a DVD of interviews and lessons accompany the book, illustrating important exercises for the beginner. The discs also include discussions on topics that range from 16th-century keyboard masters to the frontiers of electronic music research.

  Read Full Product Description
 
local_shippingFor Delivery
Limited Availability. Ships in 2-4 weeks.
This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members help
 
storeBuy Online Pickup At Store
search store by zipcode

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 4 copies from $72.97
 
Download

Format: EPUB What's this?
 
 
 

More About Clavichord for Beginners by Joan Benson

 
 
 

Overview

Written by Joan Benson, one of the champions of clavichord performance in the 20th century, Clavichord for Beginners is an exceptional method book for both practitioners and enthusiasts. In addition to detailing the historical origins of the instrument and the evolution of keyboard technique, the book describes the proper method for practicing fingering and articulation and emphasizes the importance of touch and sensitivity at the keyboard. A CD featuring Benson in performance and a DVD of interviews and lessons accompany the book, illustrating important exercises for the beginner. The discs also include discussions on topics that range from 16th-century keyboard masters to the frontiers of electronic music research.



This item is Non-Returnable.

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780253011589
  • ISBN-10: 0253011582
  • Publisher: Indiana University Press
  • Publish Date: April 2014
  • Page Count: 144
  • Dimensions: 10.95 x 8.52 x 0.54 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.92 pounds

Series: Publications of the Early Music Institute

Related Categories

 

BAM Customer Reviews