The great pianists /

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Main Author: Schonberg, Harold C., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York, New York Simon & Schuster , 2006.
Edition:First Simon & Schuster paperback edition
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245 1 4 |a The great pianists /  |c Harold C. Schonberg. 
250 |a First Simon & Schuster paperback edition 
264 1 |a New York, New York  |b Simon & Schuster ,  |c 2006. 
264 4 |c ©1987. 
300 |a 525 pages :  |b illustrations, music, portraits ;  |c 25 cm. 
336 |a notated music  |2 rdacontent 
336 |a still image  |2 rdacontent 
336 |a text  |2 rdacontent 
337 |a unmediated  |2 rdamedia 
338 |a volume  |2 rdacarrier 
500 |a This revised and updated edition first published in hardcover in 1987. 
500 |a Includes index. 
505 0 |a 1. In the beginning -- 2. It should flow like oil -- 3. Thirds, sixths and octaves -- 4. In profile and on the road -- 5. String-snapper, hands on high -- 6. In the interim -- 7. From Ireland to Bohemia -- 8. Romanticism and its rules -- 9. Tubercular, romantic, poetic -- 10. Thunder, lightning, mesmerism, sex -- 11. Old arpeggio, other salonists, and the American penetration -- 12. More salonists, and the revolutionary in octaves -- 13. Two sensitive ones -- 14. The first American -- 15. The virtuous -- 16. Tyrant and intellectual -- 17. The children of the abbé -- 18. Thunder from the East -- 19. French neatness, precision, elegance -- 20. The Lisztianers and Leschetitzkianers take over -- 21. An archangel come down to earth -- 22. The little giant, and other Liszt-made giants -- 23. Some of the Leschetitzky group -- 24. The Chopinzee, the Buddha and others -- 25. The ladies -- 26. Composers at the keyboard -- 27. Dr. Faustus at the keyboard -- 28. Perfection plus -- 29. The Puritan -- 30. Some headliners of the day -- 31. New philosophies, new styles -- 32. The man who invented Beethoven -- 33. Roamnticism still burns -- 34. Twentieth-century schools -- 35. After the thaw -- 36. Bach à la mode -- 37. Two cult figures -- 38. Made in America -- Index. 
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