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The Historical Performance of Music: An Introduction
Cambridge University Press (1999)
US$34.00

A 1999 overview of historical performance, surveying issues and suggesting future developments.

Playing with History: The Historical Approach to Musical Performance

Playing with History

The Historical Approach to Musical Performance

Cambridge University Press (2002)
US$34.00

This challenging 2002 study examines and ultimately defends the case for historically informed...

Orchestration: An Anthology of Writings

Orchestration

An Anthology of Writings

Routledge (2006)
US$35.00

Intended for college-level music majors, this collection traces the history of orchestration,...

Early Recordings and Musical Style: Changing Tastes in Instrumental Performance, 1900–1950

Early Recordings and Musical Style

Changing Tastes in Instrumental Performance, 1900–1950

Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$38.00

Argues that recordings of the early twentieth-century provide an important, and hitherto neglected,...

Text and Act: Essays on Music and Performance

Text and Act

Essays on Music and Performance

Oxford University Press (1995)
US$40.50

Over the last dozen years, the writings of Richard Taruskin have transformed the debate about "early...

The Performance of 16th-Century Music: Learning from the Theorists
Oxford University Press (2011)
US$24.29

Through The Performance of 16th-Century Music , today's musicians will gain fundamental insight...

Music Education and the Art of Performance in the German Baroque
Cambridge University Press (1994)
US$55.00

In considering the role of practical music in education, this book attempts to define the art of...

The End of Early Music: A Period Performer's History of Music for the Twenty-First Century

The End of Early Music

A Period Performer's History of Music for the Twenty-First Century

Oxford University Press (2007)
US$30.59

Part history, part explanation of early music, this book also plays devil's advocate, criticizing...

Classical and Romantic Performing Practice 1750-1900
Oxford University Press (2004)
US$76.49

The past ten years have seen a rapidly growing interest in performing and recording Classical and...

A Performer's Guide to Renaissance Music, Second Edition
Indiana University Press (2007)
US$9.99

Revised and expanded since it first appeared in 1991, the guide features two new chapters on...