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This book contains an array of information with illustrations about the French horn & horn playing. In addition to the book, there is a small 33 1/3 record included providing musical examples from a number of works performance by Horace Fitzpatrick. Main chapters: *The cor-de-chasse & its transplantation to Bohemia *The development of the Viennese horn to 1750 *The growth of the Bohemian school to 1770: some musical landmarks *Register of players, first & second generations *The hand horn in Vienna & Prague 1755-1830 *The mouthpiece & its role in the baroque & classical phases *Hand horn playing flourishes & declines 1770-1830 *Register of players, 3rd & 4th generations *Conclusion: The natural horn today *Appendix: Gerber's article on the horn, 1789 *Glossary *Bibliography *Index of music *Index of names *General index
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Book Description Oxford University Press. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0193187035 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0971647
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1970. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0193187035