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Gabriel Fauré

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(b Pamiers, 1845; d Paris, 1924).Fr. composer and organist. Org., St Sauveur, Rennes, 1866–70, ass. org. St Sulpice, Paris, 1871–4; choirmaster from 1877 at the Madeleine, org. 1896–1905. Prof. of ...
Haydn, Franz Joseph

Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732)   Quick reference

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...8 ); Die Jahreszeiten ( The Seasons ) ( 1799–1801 ). syms. Nos. 1–5 ( 1757 ); No.6 in D ( Le Matin ), No.7 in C ( Le Midi ), No.8 in G ( Le Soir ) ( c. 1761 ); No.9 in C ( c. 1762 ); No.10 in D ( c. 1761 ); No.11 in E♭ ( c. 1760 ); No.12 in E, No.13 in D ( 1763 ); No.14 in A, No.15 in D ( 1764 ); No.16 in B♭, No.17 in F, No.18 in G, No.19 in D, No.20 in C (all before 1766 , prob. 1761–2 ); No.21 in A, No.22 in E♭ ( The Philosopher ), No. 23 in G, No.24 in D ( 1764 ); No.25 in C ( c. 1761–3 ); No.26 in D minor ( Lamentatione ) ( c. 1770 ); No.27 in G...

Beethoven, Ludwig van

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...) Op.35 ( 1802 ); 32 variations in C minor ( 1806–7 ); 6 variations in D, Op.76 ( 1810 ); fantaisie in G minor, Op.77 ( 1810 ); 11 Bagatelles , Op.119 ( 1821 ); 33 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli , Op.120 ( 1819–23 ); 6 Bagatelles , Op.126 ( 1823–4 ); Grosse Fuge in B♭, Op.133 (arr. Beethoven for pf duet, Op.134) ( 1826 ); Rondo a capriccio in G (‘Rage over a lost Groschen’), Op.129 ( 1825–6 ). chbr: str qts: Op.18, Nos. 1–6 in F major, G major, D major, C minor, A major, B♭ ( 1798–1800 ); Nos. 7, 8 and 9, Op.59, Nos. 1–3 in F major, E minor, C major...

Scordatura

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...The extraordinary tuning g–d′–g′–d ″ (produced by interchanging the D and A strings) for no.11 (‘The Resurrection of Christ’; ex. 2 ) opens a new range of possibilities on the instrument; it affords very different combinations of notes for double and multiple stopping, as well as a variety of different timbres, and enables the violinist to play difficult 10ths (and octaves) with relative ease. That of no.12 (‘The Ascent of Christ to Heaven’; ex. 3 ) is contrived to imitate the trumpet. For the tunings of sonatas nos.7, 9, and 12, the raising of the...

Fauré, Gabriel Urbain

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...No.5 in B♭, Op.37 ( 1884 ), No.6 in D♭, Op.63 ( 1894 ), No.7 in C♯ minor, Op.74 ( 1898 ), No.8 in D♭ (8th of Pièces brèves , Op.84 ( 1898–1902 ), No.9 in B minor, Op.97 ( 1908 ), No.10 in E minor, Op.99 ( 1908 ), No.11 in F♯ minor, Op.104, No.1 ( 1913 ), No.12 in E minor, Op.107 ( 1915 ), No.13 in B minor, Op.119 ( 1921 ); Barcarolles : No.1 in A minor, Op.26 ( 1881 ), No.2 in G major, Op.41 ( 1885 ), No.3 in G♭, Op.42 ( 1885 ), No.4 in A♭, Op.44 ( 1886 ), No.5 in F♯ minor, Op.66 ( 1894 ), No.6 in E♭, Op.70 ( 1895 ), No.7 in D minor, Op.90 ( 1905 ), No.8 in...

Schumann, Robert Alexander

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...I, Op.3 ( 1832 ), Set II, Op.10 ( 1833 ); 6 Intermezzi, Op.4 ( 1832 ); Impromptus on a Theme by Clara Wieck , Op.5 ( 1833 , rev. 1850 ); 18 Davidsbündlertänze , Op.6 ( 1837 , rev. 1850 ); Toccata in C, Op.7 ( 1830 ); Allegro in B minor, Op.8 ( 1831 ); Carnaval: Scènes mignonnes sur 4 notes , Op.9 ( 1834–5 ); sonatas: No.1 in F♯ minor, Op.11 ( 1833–5 ), No.2 in G minor, Op.22 ( 1833–8 ), No.3 in F minor, Op.14 ( 1835 , rev. 1853 ); 8 Fantasiestücke , Op.12 ( 1837–8 ); Études symphoniques (Symphonic Studies), Op.13 ( 1834–7 , rev. 1852 ); Kinderscenen ,...

Shostakovich, Dmitry Dmitryevich

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...5 ); pf qnt in G minor, Op.57 ( 1940 ). pf: sonatas: No.1, Op.12 ( 1926 ), No.2 in B minor, Op.61 ( 1942 ); 8 Preludes , Op.2 ( 1919–20 ); 5 Preludes ( 1920–1 ); 3 Fantastic Dances , Op.5 ( 1922 ); 10 Aphorisms , Op.13 ( 1927 ); Polka (Age of Gold) ( 1935 , arr. for 4 hands 1962 ); 24 Preludes , Op.34 ( 1932–3 ) (No.14, orch Stokowski); Children's Notebook , Op.69 ( 1944–5 ); 24 Preludes and Fugues , Op.87 ( 1950–1 ); 7 Dances of the Dolls ( 1952–62 ). 2 pf Suite in F♯ minor, Op.6 ( 1922 ); Polka (Age of Gold) ( 1962 ); Prelude and Fugue No.15 from Op.87...

Prokofiev, Sergey Sergeyevich

Prokofiev, Sergey Sergeyevich (1891)   Quick reference

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...( 1940 ), No.7 in B♭, Op.83 ( 1939–42 ), No.8 in B♭, Op.84 ( 1939–44 ), No.9 in C, Op.103 ( 1947 ), No.10 (unfinished); 4 Études , Op.2 ( 1909 ); 4 Pieces , Op.3 ( 1907–11 ); 4 Pieces , Op.4 ( 1908–13 ); 10 Pieces , Op.12 ( 1908–13 ); Sarcasms , Op.17 ( 1912–14 ); Visions fugitives , Op.22 ( 1915–17 ); Tales of the Old Grandmother , Op.13 ( 1918 ); 2 Sonatines , Op.54 ( 1931 ); 10 Pieces from Romeo and Juliet , Op.76 ( 1937 ). songs: The Ugly Duckling , Op.18 ( 1914 ); 5 Poems , Op.23 ( 1915 ); 5 Songs to words of Anna Akhmatova , Op.27 ( 1916 ); 5 Melodies...

‘Ūd

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Christian Poché

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...audition et analyse comparative’, Ethnomusicologia II [Siena], vol.14 (1993), 111–7 E. Neubauer : ‘Der Bau der Laute und ihre Besaitung nach arabischen, persischen und türkischen Quellen des 9. bis. 15. Jahrhunderts’, Zeitschrift für Geschichte der arabisch-islamischen Wissenschaften , vol.8 (1993), 279–378 A. Say : The Music Makers in Turkey (Ankara, c 1995) B: Myth of the Invention of the ‘Ūd Mas’ūdī : Les prairies d’or (Paris, 1874), vol.8, 88ff H.G. Farmer : ‘Ibn Khurdadhbih on Musical Instruments’, Journal of the Royal Asiatic...

Mendelssohn (Mendelssohn Bartholdy), Jakob Ludwig Felix

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...Op.113 ( 1833 ), No.2 in D minor, Op.114 ( 1833 ). pf: Capriccio in F♯ minor, Op.5 ( 1825 ); sonatas: E major, Op.6 ( 1826 ), G minor, Op.105 ( 1821 ), B♭, Op.106 ( 1827 ); 7 Characteristic Pieces , Op.7 ( 1827 ); Rondo capriccioso , Op.14; Lieder ohne Worte , Book 1, Op.19 ( 1829–30 ), II, Op.30 ( 1835 ), III, Op.38 ( 1837 ), IV, Op.53 ( 1841 ), V, Op.62, VI, Op.67 ( 1843–5 ), VII, Op.85 ( 1842 ), VIII, Op.102 ( 1842–5 ); Fantasy , Op.28 ( 1833 ); 3 Capriccios , Op.33 ( 1833–5 ); Variations sérieuses in D minor, Op.54 ( 1841 ); Variations , Op.82 ( 1841 ),...

Tchaikovsky (Chaykovsky), Pyotr Ilyich

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...ten. and orch) chbr: str qts: No.1 in D, Op.11 (contains Andante cantabile often played separately) ( 1871 ), No.2 in F, Op.22 ( 1874 ), No.3 in E♭ minor, Op.30 ( 1876 ); pf trio in A minor (in memory of a great artist), Op.50 ( 1881–2 ); Souvenir de Florence , str sextet, Op.70 ( 1887–90 , rev. 1891–2 ). pf: Valse Caprice , Op.4 ( 1868 ); Capriccio , Op.8 ( 1870 ); 3 Pieces , Op.9 ( 1870 ); Nocturne and Humoreske , Op.10 ( 1871 ); 6 Pieces , Op.19 ( 1873 ); 6 Pieces on One Theme , Op.21 ( 1873 ); sonata in G, Op.37 ( 1878 ); The Seasons , 12...

Harpsichord

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...und Cembalo: Blankenburg, Harz 1987 , 33–7 D : English C. Mould : ‘James Talbot’s Manuscript (Christ Church Library Music Manuscript 1187), vii: Harpsichord’, GSJ , vol.21 (1968), 40–51 T. McGeary : ‘Early English Harpsichord Building: a Reassessment’, English Harpsichord Magazine , vol.1/1 (1973–6), 7–19, 30 only G.G. O’Brien : ‘The 1764/83 Taskin Harpsichord’, Organ Yearbook , vol.5 (1974), 91–102 A. and P. MacTaggart : ‘The Knole Harpsichord: a Reattribution’, GSJ , vol.31 (1978), 2–8 E. Wells : ‘The London Clavicytherium’, EMc ,...

Registration

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Fenner Douglass, Barbara Owen, Barbara Owen, and David Fuller

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... 5 . Decimanona 6 . Vigesimaseconda 7 . Vigesimasesta 8 . Vigesimanona 9 . Trigesimaterza 10 . Another Vigesimaseconda, to play in concert with the Ottava, and Flauto in ottava and Decimanona, which gives the effect of cornets 11 . Flauto in quintadecima 12 . Flauto in ottava Registrations and important comments were as follows: 1 . Ripieno , for intonations, introits, or preludes: 1.3.4.5.6.7.8.9. 2 . Mezzo ripieno : 1.3.8.9.12. 3 . 1.3.12. 4 . 1.12. 5 . 3.5.6.12 for the...

Collections

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Laurence Libin and Arnold Myers

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... leiden. National Museum of Antiquities [Rijksmuseum van Oudheden]; NL.L.ro : 20 archaeological, incl. Egyptian and Romano-Dutch. leiden . National Museum of Ethnology [Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde]; NL.L.rv : 550 African, Asian, American, Australian, and Oceanian. J. Markward and J.D.E. Schmeltz: Ethnographisch album van het stroomgebied van den Congo (1904); H.G. Farmer: ‘Meccan Musical Instruments’, Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society , vols.78 (1929), 489–505 monnickendam. Stuttenburgh collection; NL.MON.stuttenburgh : 370...

Organ

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... Tables 7 , 8 , 9 , and 10 . Grand’organo 8.4.2.11.IV.8.2.II.8.8 Positivo 8.4.2.1⅓.1.8.2⅔.8 Pedale 16.8.8.4.16 Hauptwerk 16.8.8.4.4.2.Mixtur.8 Rückpositiv 8.4.4.2.1⅓.II.Scharf.8 Pedal 16.8.4.16.8.2 Table 1 Netherlands (Oude Kerk, Delft) Adriaan Pieterszoon, 1458 (rebuild) Grote werk : Blockwerk of 38 keys ( FGA – g ″ a ″), 16′, ranks from about 6 to 32 total (total c 750 pipes) Rugpositief : Double chest of 28 keys ( f – g ″ a ″),...

Liszt, Ferencz

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...macabre ( 1881–2 ); Mephisto Waltz No.4 ( 1885 ); Csárdás obstiné ( 1886 ); 19 Hungarian Rhapsodies ( 1846–85 , see also orch .) (No.1 in C♯, 1846 ; No.2 in C♯, 1847 ; No.3 in B♭; No.4 in E♭; No. 5 Heroïde-élégiaque in E minor; No.6 in D♭ No.7 in D minor; No.8 in F♯ No.9 in E♭, 1st version pubd 1848 , 2nd version pubd 1853 ; No.10 in E; No.11 in A minor; No.12 in C♯ No.13 in A minor; No.14 in F minor; No.15 Rákóczy March, 1st version pubd 1851 , 2nd version pubd 1871 ; No.16 in A minor, 1882 ; No.17 in D minor; No.18 in C♯, 1885 ; No.19 in D...

Violin

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David D. Boyden, Peter Walls, Peter Holman, Karel Moens, Robin Stowell, Peter Cooke, and Alastair Dick

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...: ‘La technique du violon chez les premiers sonatistes français (1695–1723)’, BSIM , vol.7 (1911), no.8, 1–32; no.9, 19–35; no.10, 10–23 G. Beckmann : Das Violinspiel in Deutschland vor 1700 (Leipzig, 1918, music suppl. 1921) A. Moser : ‘Die Violin–Skordatur’, AMw , vol.1 (1918–9), 573–89 E. Lesser : ‘Zur Scordatura der Streichinstrumente’, AcM , vol.4/3 (1932), 123–7, 148–60 T. Russell : ‘The Violin “Scordatura”’, MQ , vol.24/1 (1938), 84–96 P.G. Gelrud : A Critical Study of the French Violin School (1782–882) (diss., Cornell U., 1941) ...

Guitar

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...8 (1805–6), 362–6 O. Seyffert : ‘Über das Gitarrespiel mit Ring und Nagelanschlag’, Der Gitarrefreund , vol.8 (1907), 33–5, 41–3 E. Just : ‘Die Flageolettöne und ihre Notierung’, Der Gitarrefreund , vol.20 (1919), 11–15, 23–6, 35–7 F. Laible : ‘Physiologie des Anschlages’, Die Gitarre , vol.2 (1920–1), 95–9 F. Buek : ‘Über den Nagelanschlag’, Der Gitarrefreund , vol.22 (1921), 5–6 F. Laible : ‘Physiologie des Greifens’, Die Gitarre , vol.4 (1923), 45–7 E. Schwarz-Reiflingen : ‘Kuppen– oder Nagelanschlag?’, Die Gitarre , vol.6 (1925), 65–8 A...

Trumpet

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Margaret Sarkissian and Edward H. Tarr

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...bore measurements of B♭ trumpets in use today are: Vincent Bach medium large, 11.66 mm; Bach large, 11.74 mm; Schilke, 11.1 to 11.89 mm; and Yamaha, 10.5 to 11.76 mm. The most popular rotary-valve trumpets throughout most of the 20th century were the smaller-bore model (10.9 mm) used in Vienna and Dresden and made by Heckel, later Windisch, now Meyer, all of Dresden, and the larger-bore model (11.2 mm) used in Berlin and made by Josef Monke of Cologne. At the end of the 20th century a host of new names—Adaci, Baumann, Egger, Ganter, Kröger, Kürner,...

Lute

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Klaus Wachsmann, James W. McKinnon, Robert Anderson, Ian Harwood, Diana Poulton, David van Edwards, Jonathan Santa Maria Bouquet, Lynda Sayce, Diana Poulton, and Tim Crawford

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...universelle (Paris, 1636–7/ R ; Eng. trans. of the books on instruments, 1957) T. Mace : Musick’s Monument (London, 1676/ R ) E.G. Baron : Historisch-theoretisch und practische Untersuchung des Instruments der Lauten (Nuremberg, 1727/ R ; Eng. trans., 1976, as Study of the Lute ) M. Southard and S. Cooper : ‘A Translation of Hans Newsidler’s Ein newgeordent künstlich Lautenbuch ’, JLSA , vol.11 (1978), 5–25 D: Construction I. Harwood : ‘A Fifteenth-Century Lute Design’, LSJ , vol.2 (1960), 3–8 M.W. Prynne : ‘Lute Bellies and Barring’...

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