Jesper Boje Christensen: 18th Century Continuo Playing

Books | Organ/Harpsichord

Catalogue No: BA8177
Format: Books | History

In this book Christensen combines all the figured bass authorities of the time, adding comments and examples of his own. The result is not only a revalation of how musicians played at the time, but also a guide as to how figured bass was taught and studied, creating a model for today's players.

ISBN: 9790006505494
No of pages: 155
Language: English
Publisher: Bärenreiter
 
     

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      Quality of content
      10.0
      Value for money
      9.0
      Overall rating
      9.0
      Scores 9.0 out of 10 based on 1 review
      9 out of 10

      David

      Rochester GB Serious amateur musician
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      You need to know a bit about harmonisation but, if you do, this is a great introduction to figured bass. I like the authentic French and German examples and highly systematic practice examples.
      It's written in American, not English - but translation is not too hard...
      Confirmed purchase: 27 October 2016
      Published on: 11 November 2016

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