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Published: 11 September 2014

400 Pages | 131 music examples


ISBN: 9780199982646

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Brahms Among Friends

Listening, Performance, and the Rhetoric of Allusion

Paul Berry

AMS Studies in Music

  • Proposes new methods for the analysis of keyboard transposition and vocal tessitura
  • Offers new analytical methods for describing variation form, vocal tessitura, and the physical effects of transposition for keyboard instruments
  • Takes a unique approach combining biographical and music-analytical detail
  • Includes copious music examples offering new analyses of standard repertoire