By Kenneth Hamilton
Pianists will locate nutrients for notion the following on their repertoire and the traditions of its functionality. Hamilton chronicles why pianists of the previous didn't constantly commence a section with the 1st be aware of the rating, nor finish with the final. He emphasizes that anxiousness over mistaken notes is a comparatively contemporary psychosis, and taking part in solely from reminiscence a comparatively contemporary requirement.
Audiences will come upon a bright account of ways tremendously diverse are the recitals they attend in comparison to live shows of the previous, and the way their very own function has lowered from noisily lively members within the live performance adventure to passive recipients of creative benediction from the degree. they'll observe while cowed listeners ultimately stopped applauding among routine, and why they stopped speaking loudly in the course of them.
The book's wide message broadcasts that there's not anything divinely ordained approximately our personal concert-practices, programming and piano-performance kinds. Many facets of the trendy strategy are unhistorical-some laudable, a few only ludicrous. also they are a ways faraway from these fondly, if deceptively, remembered as constituting a Golden Age.
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