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To fill, forbear, or adorne

To fill, forbear, or adorne

The Organ Accompaniment of Restoration Sacred Music

  • Author: Herissone, Rebecca
refreshingly undogmatic... The comparisons with the parallel full scores are invaluable here, and the presentation is commendably clear in the music examples given in the text... This is a fascinating... More…



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  • Contents: Preface
  • Introduction
  • The principal characteristics of Restoration organ books
  • Alteration and addition of material
  • Distinctions between different genres and sections
  • Incomplete right-hand parts and figured-bass parts
  • The unusual case of Matthew Locke
  • Conclusions
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index.