Ohne Worte: Vocality and Instrumentality in the Era of Schumann and Chopin

William Brooks (Editor), Jean-Pierre Bartoli, Eduardo Torbianelli, Jeanne Roudet, Hubert Moßburger, Douglass Seaton

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Six contributions by five authors, with a preface by the editor, on topics ranging from narrativity in Mendelssohn to vocality in Berlioz. Three essays concern aspects of research into piano performance and composition, with particular attention to Clara Schumann and Frederic Chopin.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLeuven
PublisherLeuven University Press
Number of pages227
ISBN (Print)978 90 5876 9987
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2014

Publication series

NameCollected Writings of the Orpheus Institute
PublisherLeuven University Press


  • musicology
  • narrative
  • voice
  • instrumental
  • 19th century
  • schumann
  • mendelssohn
  • berlioz
  • piano
  • aesthetics
  • performance practice

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