Download the Free Fishpond App!
Download on the App Store

Android App on Google play
Leopold Auer: Violin Master Works and Their Interpretation

Already own it?

Sell Yours
Home » Books » Music » Instruction & Study » Appreciation

Leopold Auer

Violin Master Works and Their Interpretation

By Leopold Auer, Frederick H Martens (Foreword by)

Elsewhere $24.60 $17.56   Save $7.04 (29%)
Free shipping Australia wide
Ships from USA
Order Now for Christmas with e-Gift
Rating:
 
Register or sign-in to rate and get recommendations.
Format: Paperback, 166 pages
Other Information: frontispiece, printed music items
Published In: United States, 01 October 2012
A renowned violinist and teacher discusses the interpretation of violin repertoire standards, drawing upon 360 musical illustrations and excerpts as well as a lifetime of artistic experience. Suitable for players at all levels, Leopold Auer's dissertation offers suggestions for performance of works by the great composers as well as observations on the techniques of Paganini, Wieniawski, Joachim, and other virtuosos. Helpful hints illuminate the technical minutia of performance, including special bowings, mood and tempo variants, and artistic effects.Auer begins by introducing the outstanding works of the older Italian violin composers such as Tartini, Corelli, and Vivaldi. He examines Bach's contributions to the repertoire, in addition to works by Mozart, Handel, and Beethoven; innovations by latter-day artists such as Spohr, Vieuxtemps, and Ernst; and the Bruch concertos. Other featured composers include Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Franck, and Sarasate. This classic guide concludes with valuable insights into transcriptions and musical memory.

About the Author

Leopold Auer (1845-1930) was a Hungarian violinist, teacher, conductor, and composer. He performed at Carnegie Hall and with major orchestras, including those of Boston, Chicago, and Philadelphia. Auer was a longtime faculty member of the Curtis Institute of Music. Frederick H. Martens (1874-1932) was a composer, librettist, and author of many biographies and books on music.

EAN: 9780486499116
ISBN: 0486499111
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Dimensions: 21.34 x 13.46 x 1.27 centimetres (0.18 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
Tell a friend

Their Email:

Sell Yours

Already own this item?
Sell Yours and earn some cash. It's fast and free to list! (Learn More.)

Review this Product

BAD GOOD
 

Related Searches

 

Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners

You can earn a 5% commission by selling Leopold Auer: Violin Master Works and Their Interpretation on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep!

 

Authors/Publishers

Are you the Author/Publisher? Improve sales by submitting additional information on this title.

 

This item ships from and is sold by Fishpond.com, Inc.