Felix Weingartner: On The Performance Of Beethoven's Symphonies And Other Essays

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Catalogue No: 0486439666
Format: Books | History
This authoritative compilation of essays by conductor Felix Weingartner (1863-1942) features the title essay, which discusses the performing difficulties and interpretation questions involved in Beethoven's 9 symphonies.

Also included are his 'On Conducting' and 'The Symphony Since Beethoven,' both attesting to the belief that art is at its best when an 'exceedingly delicate balance is attained between the feeling and the intellect.'
ISBN: 9780486439662
Published on: 08 May 2007
No of pages: 320
Language: English
Publisher: Dover Publications