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Lost Secrets of Master Musicians : A Window into Genius (Paperback) (David Jasobson)
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Can Talent Be Explained? What were the "secret" techniques and musical insights that enabled performers such as Jascha Heifetz, Nathan Milstein, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Vladimir Horowitz, and Glenn Gould? David Jacobson, director of the San Francisco Institute of Music, and graduate of Curtis Institute of Music reveals the results of his extensive research in this groundbreaking book.The methods and musical approaches of master musicians ae often opposed to what is taught by contemporary music teaching systems. The rediscovery of these techniques and concepts, which Jacobson explains in clear, precise, non-technical language, supplemented by color diagrams, photographs and annotated musical examples will… Change our ideas about our own potential and the nature of genius Nourish and create outstanding performers and composers Challenge current performance practices including the role of the conductor Lost Secrets of Master Musicians makes knowledge available to all musicians that will transform our understanding of both music and genius, changing the way we teach, compose, and perform. Classical music, a globla art, will be rvitalized, reconfigured, and redefined throughout the world.
Number of Pages: 449
Publisher: Sfim Books Inc
Author: David Jasobson
Street Date: September 19, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-4438
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