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Temperament free pdf For hundreds of years, musicians, craftsmen, church officials, heads of state and philosophers fought heatedly against the introduction of 'equal temperament' tuning. In this accessible and engaging book, Stuart Isacoff applies his musical expertise and great erudition to one of the most fascinating stories in the history of Western culture - a story that culminated in the destruction of the harpsichord and the emergence, from its flames, of the piano.

About Stuart Isacoff

Stuart Isacoff is the editor of Piano magazine. He has written exclusively as a journalist, and Temperament is his first book.

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Author : Stuart Isacoff
Publisher : Faber
Data Published : 05 April 2007
ISBN : 0571234461
EAN : 9780571234462
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 272 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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