Elizabeth Maconchy Notebook For Harpsichord
Composed by Elizabeth Maconchy (1907-1994). Classical. Book Only. Composed 2002. 16 pages. Chester Music #MUSCH55112. Published by Chester Music (HL.14020226).
Item Number: HL.14020226
A Harpsichord is a musical instrument played by means of a keyboard. It produces sound by plucking a string when a key is pressed. The instrument was widely used in Renaissance and Baroque music. During the late 18th century,it gradually disappeared from the musical scene with the rise of the Piano. In the 20th century, it made a resurgence, being used in historically informed performances of older music, in new (contemporary) compositions, and inpopular culture.
This piece is perfect for anyone who wants to discover this unique instrument. Composed in 1966 by Elizabeth Maconchy the upbeat allegro of Notebook For Harpsichord takesapproximately 8 minutes to perform.
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