The Unashamed Accompanist Gerald Moore Hardcover HC w/ Dust Jacket DJ 1956 Macmillan

$35.00

Title: The Unashamed Accompanist

Author: Gerald Moore

Description: Fourth printing, 1956. Book has very light wear to head and tail of spine; very slight age toning to pages; no marks; binding is sound. Dust jacket has tiny chips at extremities; age toning to surfaces; price clipped. DJ has been placed in an archival mylar sleeve.

Written by Gerald Moore, a British professional pianist, who toured the European capitols for decades accompanying famous singers and violinists, and who also recorded extensively for Gramophone (Victor). This is an accompanist's bible: "it abounds in wise advice, lucidly and constructively given. In revealing the means by which such a professional may stand on his own feet as an artist, the author renders a real service to the individual and makes a definite contribution to musical literature." Chapters: Partnership; Preparation; Practicing; Rehearsing; The Artists' Room; Performance; Bad Habits; Sight Reading and Transposition; Orchestral Accompaniments; Folk Song Accompaniments; Piano and Violin Sonatas; Accompanying the Stings.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: Macmillan Company

Place: New York

Year: 1956

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 5.25 x 7.6 inches.

Pages: 84 pages.

Keywords: pianist, music

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