Percy Grainger Epub Þ Paperback

Percy Grainger Epub Þ Paperback

Percy Grainger (Oxford Studies of Composers) ❄ [EPUB] ✼ Percy Grainger (Oxford Studies of Composers) By Wilfrid Mellers ➝ – Capitalsoftworks.co.uk A man of extraordinary charisma Percy Grainger was at once a legendary virtuoso pianist a composer of highly original music an arranger and a disher up of folk music who pierced to the music's heart a A man of extraordinary charisma Percy Grainger was at once a legendary virtuoso pianist a composer of highly original music an arranger and a disher up of folk music who pierced to the music's heart and figure of some historical significance in relation to ethnomusicology and music education A study of the music of this paradoxical figure this book looks at the musical influence on his compositions of folk song and of Grieg and of those apparent polar opposites Delius and Bach It examines some of his significant pieces in detail; considers his work in recreating traditional material and the music of others; sees him as a champion and transcriber of what is now known as Early Music; and looks at his sometimes alarmingly eccentric notions as to music's nature and purpose Overriding barriers between art folk and pop music Grainger is difficult to categorize and is in the history of music uniue.

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