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Published: 19 March 2021

256 Pages | 19 figures

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197565315

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A Passion for the Piano

Robert Adelson

  • Draws on the archives of the Erard firm and those of the Erard family, most never published before.
  • Explains issues such as piano mechanisms so as to be understood by non-specialists, always emphasizing their musical implications
  • Presents new interpretations of the roles played by the different members of the Erard family in the piano manufacture