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Encyclopedia of keyboard instruments

Encyclopedia of keyboard instruments

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Published by Garland in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Keyboard instruments -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Robert Palmieri ; assistant editor, Margaret W. Palmieri.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1131,
    ContributionsPalmieri, Robert, 1930-, Palmieri, Margaret W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML102.K5 E53 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1 > :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1397251M
    ISBN 10082405685X
    LC Control Number93004742

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    musical instruments are classified in various ways, but the system devised in by Kurt Sachs and E. M. von Hornbostel has been accorded recognition by both anthropologists and musicologists because it is applicable not only to modern Western instruments but to primitive and exotic instruments as well. Over 1, piano chords diagramed and detailed in standard music notation in bass and treble clefs. The Keyboard Picture Chord Encyclopedia comprehensive collection of over 1, piano chords features crystal-clear photographs, detailed keyboard illustrations, and standard music notation in bass and treble clefs. Chord fingerings are shown along with scale degrees and note names, and chords.

    KEYBOARD, or Manual (Fr. clavier; Ger. Klaviatur; Ital. tastatura), a succession of keys for unlocking sound in stringed, wind or percussion musical instruments, together with the case or board on which they are two principal types of keyboard instruments are the organ and the piano; their keyboards, although similarly constructed, differ widely in scope and capabilities. From the earliest organs to the modern piano, keyboard instruments can produce a great variety of sound. With their wide range of notes, keyboards can match a whole orchestra but they have also inspired composers to write the most intimate solo pieces.


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The Piano: An Encyclopedia (ENCYCLOPEDIA OF KEYBOARD INSTRUMENTS) 2nd Edition by Robert Palmieri (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

/5(3). The Piano: An Encyclopedia was selected in its first edition as a Choice Outstanding Book and remains a fascinating and unparalleled reference work.

The instrument has been at the center of music history with even composers of large symphonic work asserting that they do not write anything without sketching it out first on a piano; its limitations and expressive capacity have done much to shape /5(3). ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: volumes : illustrations ; 27 cm.

Contents: v. The piano / edited by Robert Palmieri. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes. To be complete in 3 v. Description: v.: ill. ; 27 cm. An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition.

Edited by Igor Kipnis. The Harpsichord and Clavichord, An Encyclopedia includes articles on this family of instruments, including famous players, composers, instruments builders, the construction of the instruments, and related terminology. It is the first complete reference on this important family of keyboard.

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This third volume of The Encyclopedia of Keyboard Instruments includes articles on the organ family of instruments. It features articles on famous players, composers, instrument builders, the construction and maintenance of the instruments, and related Range: $ - $ keyboard instrument Large group of musical instruments played by pressing keys on a keyboard.

Notes are sounded by hitting or plucking a string (as in the piano or harpsichord), passing air through a pipe or reed (as in the organ or accordion), or electronically (as in the synthesizer).

The Harpsichord and Clavichord, An Encyclopedia includes articles on this family of instruments, including famous players, composers, instruments builders, the construction of the instruments, and related terminology.

It is the first complete reference on this important family of keyboard. Keyboard instrument - Keyboard instrument - Related stringed keyboard instruments: Stringed keyboard instruments have sometimes been altered slightly for various reasons.

For example, as early as the 16th century harpsichords were occasionally strung with gut rather than with metal wire in order to imitate the sound of a lute. Such gut-strung harpsichords, one of which was owned by J.S.

Bach. A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the most common of these are the piano, organ, and various electronic keyboards, including synthesizers and digital keyboard instruments include celestas, which are struck idiophones operated by a keyboard, and carillons, which are usually housed in bell towers.

A keyboard instrument is an instrument that is played by pressing the keys of a keyboard. In a keyboard, the notes are arranged with naturals (usually white notes) forming the main body of the keyboard, and sharps and flats (usually black notes) placed in cuttings into the upper half of the naturals.

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The strings of the piano are struck by a felt-covered hammer that must rebound from the strings instantaneously or. The Piano: An Encyclopedia (ENCYCLOPEDIA OF KEYBOARD INSTRUMENTS) by Robert Palmieri and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Pages in category "Keyboard instruments" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The Organ: An Encyclopedia includes articles on the organ family of instruments, including famous players, composers, instrument builders, the construction of the instruments, and related terminology. It is the first complete reference on this important family of keyboard instruments.

The contributors include major scholars of music and musical instrument history from around the world.2/5(2). The Piano-Forte early piano electronic English equal temperament Erard factory finger firm fortepiano frame Franz German grand piano Gresham Books hammer harpsichord History Traced important invented Johann John Broadwood keyboard instruments later lever Liszt London Martha Novak mechanism models modern Mozart Museum Musical Instruments.

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Afghani guitar; Alghoza; Accordion; Bagpipes; Banjo. Banjo cello; Bass banjo; Five-stringed banjo. Bluegrass banjo; Four-stringed banjo. Plectrum banjo. Includes over 1, Chords. Keyboard/Piano Book. This comprehensive collection of over 1, chords features crystal-clear photographs, detailed keyboard illustrations, and standard music notation in bass and treble clefs.

Chord fingerings are shown along with scale degrees and note names, and chords are listed alphabetically for easy ry: Keyboard/Piano. instruments whose sound is produced by means of keys that are arranged in a particular order, making up the keyboard.

According to the means by which the sound is produced, they are divided into percussion (the old clavichord and the modern piano) and plucked (the old harpsichord and its variants) stringed instruments; pneumatic wind instruments (the organ and its variants); reed wind.Encyclopedia of keyboard instruments / edited by Robert Palmieri ; assistant editor Margaret W.

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