Performance Practices in Romantic Piano Music by Maurice Hinson. For Piano. Graded Standard Repertoire; Masterworks; Reference Textbooks; Textbook - Piano (DVD). Alfred Masterwork Edition. Masterwork; Romantic. DVD. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.21444).
ISBN 0739032615. Masterwork; Romantic.
The piano repertoire of the Romantic era is explored in this richly produced DVD. Dr. Maurice Hinson examines the performance practices of the era and discusses the influence that literature and art had on the composers of the period. Dance forms, nationalistic influences, pedaling, dynamics, ornamentation, Italian terms and tempo markings are covered in depth, along with interesting historical anecdotes about the composers. One hour.