Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire, Fourth Edition.pdf
"Praise for the 3rd Edition: "... an important tool for any pianist or musicologist who wants to explore the piano repertoire. Its thoroughness and scholarly approach are products of the most painstaking research and labors of love." Journal of the American Liszt SocietyPraise for the 2nd Edition: "...As the reader may already know, Hinson is sui generis! And we owe him renewed thanks." The American Music Teacher "...Highly recommended..." American Reference Books Annual "The appearance of the revised and enlarged edition of Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire is an even to celebrate..." Notes "...stuffed with information..." The Musical Times "...as a concise reference work, it stands alone..." Choice " -
Maurice Hinson is Senior Professor of Piano at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and was founding editor of the Journal of the American Liszt Society.
Wesley Roberts is Professor of Music at Campbellsville University.
Preface Using the Guide Abbreviations American Agents, Distributors, or Parent Companies of Music Publishers Address of Music Publishers Part I: Individual Composers: Their Solo Piano Works in Various Editions and Facsimile Reproductions Part II: Anthologies and Collections Bibliography Appendix: Historical Recital Programs Anton Rubinstein, 1885-1886 Ferruccio Busoni, 1911 Ossip Gabrilowitsch, 1915-1916 Indexes: Alphabetical List of Composers under Nationality Designations Black Composers Women Composers Compositions for Piano and Live or Recorded Electronics Compositions for Prepared Piano Title Index to Anthologies and Collections Title Index to Anatomy of a Classic, Vistuoso Series, and Van Cliburn Competition commissioned works and Publishers
Guide to the Pianist's Repertoire continues to be the go-to source for piano performers, teachers, and students. Newly updated and expanded with over 250 new composers, this incomparable resource expertly guides readers to solo piano literature. What did a given composer write? What interesting work have I never heard of? How difficult is it? What are its special musical features? How can I reach the publisher? It's all here. Featuring information for more than 2,000 composers, the fourth edition includes enhanced indexes. The new "Hinson" will be an indispensable guide for many years to come.