...from today's perspective of awareness of early music performance – the work of Leopold Mozart is – alongside similar treatises by J.J. Quantz, C.Ph.E. Bach and D.G. Türk – an interesting testimony of eighteenth-century musical aesthetics, while being the only document that gives such an accurate description of the technique of playing string instruments in this period.
“For every musician, especially a violinist,
consciously performing works of the Baroque era, this book is a treasury of
knowledge about articulation, sound and phrase shaping, ornamentation and bowing.”
Book available on: www.nuteusz.pl
|Author||Katarzyna Jerzewska (PL)|
|Publisher||Stowarzyszenie Miłośników Kultury i Sztuki|