An important 18th-century Harpsichord instruction book, Couperin's The Art of Playing the Harpsichord contains valuable information on technique, fingering, phrasing, ornamentation and keyboard performance style. The eight preludes used by Couperin to illustrate his approach are musical gems rarely found in other collections.
Selected for the ABRSM Harpsichord Grade 5 Syllabus.
No of pages: 40
Language: English, French, German
Catalogue No: EB05560