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Published: 12 August 2014

400 Pages | 131 music examples

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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