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Published: 30 October 2003

430 Pages | numerous music examples


ISBN: 9780195169454

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Inside Early Music

Conversations with Performers

Bernard D. Sherman

  • A revealing look at the most exciting movement in contemporary classical music performance
  • Features interviews with many of early music's leading practitioners, including John Eliot Gardiner, Roger Norrington, Peter Phillips, Susan Hellauer, Anner Bylsma, and many other artists
  • Movingly documents the aspirations and growing pains of the movement and each artist's love for his or her craft
  • "I can't imagine a better book of its kind."—Richard Taruskin, author of Text and Act and Stravinsky and the Russian Traditions