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The Historical Performance of Music: An Introduction

  title={The Historical Performance of Music: An Introduction},
  author={C. Lawson and R. Stowell},
Offering students and performers a concise overview of historical performance, this 1999 book takes into account the many significant developments in the discipline. It addresses practical matters rather than philosophical issues and guides readers towards further investigation and interpretation of the evidence provided, not only in the various early instrumental and vocal treatises, but also in examples from the mainstream repertory. Designed as a parent volume for the series Cambridge… Expand
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