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By Donald Francis Tovey

Professor Sir Donald Tovey's celebrated bar-by-bar research of Beethoven's 32 Pianoforte Sonatasremains a key textual content for pianists, scholars, students and track enthusiasts. meant as a better half to the ABRSM's whole Pianoforte Sonatas variation - edited by means of Harold Craxton yet with each one paintings prefaced by way of Tovey's sensible and important notes - the publication includes a succinct and illuminating precis of the author's analytical process sooner than each one sonata is handled intimately. This new imprint is prefaced with an creation by means of Dr Barry Cooper, Lecturer within the tune division of Manchester collage. Tovey's textual content is reproduced faithfully; in spite of the fact that, Dr Cooper has extra footnotes to right error of truth or to qualify conclusions drawn by way of Tovey that the passage of time, because the e-book was once first released in 1931, has advised could be questionable. With the re-issue of this e-book, Tovey's famed perception, common-sense and wit will proceed to enlighten and entertain the author's devotees, in addition to a brand new generations.

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