Complete Collaborator The Pianist as Partner
Spend $50 to get a
This item qualifies for FREE shipping.
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Take more than forty years of partnering celebrated soloists in concerts all over the world, add nearly thirty years of teaching the art of accompanying, and you have the qualifications for such an audacious title as The Complete Collaborator. All the tools for understanding and executing first-class collaborative piano are here, paired with audio recordings of many of the musical examples performed by the author himself, along with two vocalists, on a companion website. The obvious topics: breathing, languages, flexibility, and creating a collaborative atmosphere are discussed at length, articulated clearly for the curious novice and proving beneficial even for the experienced…
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/1/2009
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
|About the Companion Web Site|
|An Introduction: What Is Collaboration Anyway?|
|Breathing and Singing|
|The Word Is the Thing|
|The Pianist as Designer|
|The Pianist as Director|
|The Brother of Balance|
|The Steinway Philharmonic|
|More about Orchestral Playing|
|Odds and Ends|
|Is There Life after Singers?|
|In Conclusion: A Pep Talk|