Rice, Albert R.
Title The Clarinet in the Classical Period
Book Condition New in Fine dust jacket
Publisher Oxford University Press 2003
019514483X / 9780195144833
Seller ID 9105
336pp, 7 halftones, 12 line illustrations, 52 music examples. A comprehensive study of the clarinet in use through the classical period, 1760 to 1830. The book provides a detailed review and analysis of construction, design, materials, and makers of clarinets and also explores how clarinet construction and performance practice developed in tandem with the musical styles of the period.