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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


  • Harpsichord.,
  • Keyboard instruments.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Raymond Russell.
SeriesIts Small picture book -- no. 48
ContributionsRussell, Raymond.
The Physical Object
Pagination(32) p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17341091M

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  Early Keyboard Instruments covers a wide range of performance issues on keyboard instruments relevant to the music from cc It includes descriptions of the harpsichords, clavichords, pianos and other stringed-keyboard instruments used by performers of the period as well as aspects of technique such as harpsichord registration, piano pedalling . Full Description: "Guides the reader through the unusual and fascinating keyboard holdings of sixteen nations, thirty-five cities, and forty-seven museums. Early Keyboard Instruments in European Museums Free entertainment for readers in need of it. For low-cost entertainment, you can visit our online library and enjoy the countless collection of fame available for free.   by Kenneth Slowik, Ap Aspects of Early English Keyboard Music before cDavid J. Smith, editor. Routledge, xvi + pages. This is the most recent volume in the Ashgate Historical Keyboard Series (AHKS), which now comprises six titles. The concept of the series is “to provide a natural home for studies in all aspects of keyboard music by . This is a guide to the construction, history and repertory of early keyboard instruments: the clavichord, harpsichord, spinet and virginal. The accompanying diagrams and illustrations show details of Read more.

Early keyboard instruments,. [Raymond Russell; Victoria and Albert Museum.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Its Small picture book. A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the most common of these are the piano, organ, and various electronic keyboards, including synthesizers and digital keyboard instruments include celestas, which are struck idiophones operated by a keyboard, and carillons, which are usually housed . The Russell Collection is a substantial collection of early keyboard instruments assembled by the British harpsichordist and organologist Raymond forms part of the Musical Instrument Museums collection of the University of Edinburgh, and is housed in St Cecilia's full name is the Raymond Russell Collection of Early Keyboard nates: 55°56′57″N 3°11′11″W . It [this volume] deals with the keyboard instruments (excluding the organ) which preceded the pianoforte, i.e., the clavichord, virginal, spinet, and harpsichord, and with the early history of the pianoforte up to the year The work is illustrated with more than sixty collotype plates taken from illuminated manuscripts, prints, etc., as.