Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments (Paperback)

Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments By Carl Philipp Emanuel (C. P. E.) Bach, William J. Mitchell (Translated by), William J. Mitchell (Editor) Cover Image
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Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments is a classic of musical literature in the true sense of the word.


The many ramifications of Bach's comprehensive essay have been neatly explained and annotated in a manner that makes the Essay a valuable reference work and an interesting venture in musical literature and history. The translator, William J. Mitchell, brought to his task a long standing familiarity with C. P. E. Bach.

About the Author


William J. Mitchell was a professor of music at Columbia University who specialized in the history of musical theory.

William J. Mitchell was a professor of music at Columbia University who specialized in the history of musical theory.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780393097160
ISBN-10: 0393097161
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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Pages: 466
Language: English