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The composer-pianists

Robert Rimm

The composer-pianists

Hamelin and The Eight

by Robert Rimm

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Published by Amadeus Press in Portland, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hamelin, Marc-André, -- 1961- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Alkan, Charles Henri Valentin, -- 1813-1888 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Sorabji, Kaikhosru Shapurji, -- 1892-1988 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Busoni, Ferruccio, -- 1866-1924 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Godowsky, Leopold, 1870-1938 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Feinberg, Samuil Evgenyevich, -- 1890-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Scriabin, Alexander, -- 1872-1915 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Medtner, Nicolai, -- 1844-1951 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Rachmaninoff, Sergei, -- 1873-1943 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Pianists -- Biography,
  • Composers -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert Rimm ; foreword by Stephen Hough
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML 397 R56 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21114433M

      Beethoven and Mozart aren’t the only famous pianists you should be listening to! Contemporary pianists from all over the world are keeping beautiful music alive and interpreting it in new and exciting ways. Listening to a variety of piano artists is a great way to stay inspired as a musician, so here’s our list of the top five contemporary. Composer Pianists. Hyperion. M-A H, p. One album of solo piano music by Villa-Lobos. Another of pieces of pieces by pianist composers from Godowsky to Hamelin. The first album is consistent, extremely well played, but ultimately it’s not all that exciting. Once you learn Villa=-Lobos’s tics, you listen to them over and over/5.

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In The Composer-Pianists: Hamelin and The Eight, Robert Rimm writes about eight legendary, enigmatic, and interrelated composer-pianists of the instrument's golden age The composer-pianists book goes on to consider their present-day advocate and astounding interpreter Marc-André Hamelin, whose dynamic playing and engaging personality immediately impressed Rimm upon their first encounter.

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A piano teacher and annotator for piano music collections, Rimm here explores the lives and artistic contributions of eight late 19th- to midth-century pianist-composers. He also includes Read full review. Composer-Pianists Ten Compositions in their Original Form for Piano Paperback – by John W Schaum (Editor)Author: John W Schaum.

Marc-Andre Hamelin is universally acknowledged to be 'primus inter pares' among pianists living today, and Robert Rimm has written a first-rate book which explains why this is so, placing Hamelin into the context and rich legacy of the composer-pianists.5/5(3).

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This is a list of composers of 20th-century classical music, sortable by name, year of birth, year of death, nationality, notable works, and includes only composers of significant fame and importance. The style of the composer's music is given where possible, bearing in.

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The Composer-Pianists — Hamelin and The Eight. By Robert Rimm. The phenomenal recordings made by Marc-André Hamelin in recent years have cast new light on an extraordinary group of composers — Alkan, Busoni, Feinberg, Godowsky, Medtner, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, and Sorabji — whose works heralded a Golden Age of virtuosic writing for the piano.

In The Composer-Pianists: Hamelin and The Eight, Robert Rimm writes about eight legendary, enigmatic, and interrelated composer-pianists of the instrument's golden age and goes on to consider their present-day advocate and astounding interpreter Marc-Andre Hamelin, whose dynamic playing and engaging personality immediately impressed Rimm upon their first encounter.5/5(2).

The Composer-Pianists Marc-André Hamelin (piano) Here is a cunning and potent mix of every conceivable form of pianistic and musical intricacy (it excludes the. "The Eight, as author Robert Rimm has termed these composer-pianists, have much in common, traits shared in our own age with Marc-Andre Hamelin, their foremost interpreter.

Marc-Andre Hamelin is universally acknowledged to be 'primus inter pares' among pianists living today, and Robert Rimm has written a first-rate book which explains why this is so, placing Hamelin into the context and rich legacy of the composer-pianists.5/5(4).

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Great Pianists of the 20th Century was a CD box set released by Philips Records in and sponsored by Steinway & Sons. The box set comprises volumes featuring 72 pianists of the 20th century, each volume with two CDs and a booklet about the life and work of the featured pianist.

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