Keiko Abe : a virtuosic life : her musical career and the evolution of the concert marimba /
|Published:||Leesburg, Va. : GP Percussion, 2007.|
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|Main Author:||Kite, Rebecca, 1951-|
In the biography Keiko Abe: A Virtuosic Life, author Rebecca Kite tells the untold story of Keiko Abe's groundbreaking influence on the evolution of the marimba and its music. Kite also offers a history of the xylophone, the marimba, and the music, composers, and performers that each instrument was associated with over the centuries. Examples of rare and historic recordings are included on a CD.
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|General Notes:||Works list: p. 241-244.|
|Physical Description:||xxv, 302 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)|
|Bibliography:||Discography: p. 255-259.|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-291) and index.