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 New,The Baroque Clarinet and Chalumeau

  • Author: Rice, Albert R.

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Contents

  • Dedication
  • Preface to the 1st edition
  • Preface to the 2nd edition
  • Acknowledgements
  • List of Figures
  • List of Music Examples
  • List of Tables
  • Abbreviations
  • Journals and Reference Works
  • General
  • Libraries, Museums, and Collections
  • 1. Origins of the Chalumeau
  • Antiquity
  • Tenth through the Seventeenth Centuries
  • Mock Trumpet
  • Chalumeaux during the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
  • Jacob Denner's Chalumeaux and Clarinets
  • Chalumeaux Built as an Organ pipe
  • Chalumeau Players
  • Descriptions from the Mid-Eighteenth Century
  • Extant Chalumeaux
  • Later Documented Chalumeau Makers
  • Chalumeau Reproductions
  • Conclusion
  • 2. Music for the Chalumeau
  • Introduction
  • Attilio Ariosti
  • Antonio Maria Bononcini
  • Agostino Steffani
  • Johannes Conradus Melchior Pichler
  • Johann Joseph Fux
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • Antonio Caldara and Nicolas Matteis
  • Johann Friedrich Fasch
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka
  • Johann Adolf Hasse
  • Christoph Graupner
  • Johann Melchior Molter
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • Giuseppe Antonio Paganelli
  • Gregor Joseph Werner
  • Christian Cannabich
  • Conclusion
  • 3. The Earliest Clarinets
  • Extant Baroque Clarinets
  • Denners' Clarinets: Documentation and Attribution
  • Early Clarinets Made in Nuremberg, Amsterdam, and Dresden
  • Design and Construction
  • Materials
  • Mouthpieces
  • Keys
  • Specific Descriptions of Baroque Clarinets
  • Makers' Stamps
  • Middle Section and the Stock-Bell
  • Composite Clarinets
  • Third Key and Additional Aspects of Design
  • Pitch Designations and Pitch Levels
  • Denner Three-Key Clarinet
  • Keyless Clarinets
  • Conclusion
  • 4. Playing Techniques of the Baroque Clarinet
  • Compass, Reed Position, Embouchure, and Articulation
  • Hand Position and Fingerings
  • Tuning and Pitch Observations
  • Conclusion
  • 5. Music for the Baroque Clarinet
  • Jacques Phillipe Dreux
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • Antonio Caldara
  • Joannes Adamus Josephus Faber
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Giovanni Chinzer
  • Johann Valentin Rathgeber
  • Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster
  • Johann Wendelin Glaser
  • Ferdinand Kolbel
  • Johann Melchior Molter
  • Franz Josef Sparry
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau
  • Jan (Johann) Zach
  • Wenzel Stark (Starck)
  • Johann Stamitz
  • Christoph Graupner
  • Chevalier D'Herbain
  • Georg Pasterwiz
  • Jean-Benjamin de La Borde
  • Franz Joseph Ulbrecht
  • Thomas Augustine Arne
  • Conclusion
  • 6. Baroque Clarinet in Society
  • Iconographical Representations
  • Travelling Musicians
  • Court and Aristocratic Music
  • Church and Civic Music
  • Military Music
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix 1 Checklist of Extant Chalumeaux
  • Appendix 2 Checklist of Extant Clarinets
  • Appendix 3 Checklist of Chalumeau Music and Sources, 1694-1780
  • Appendix 4 Checklist of Clarinet Music and Sources, about 1715-1760
  • Appendix 5 Chalumeau and Clarinet Concerts, Rehearsals, and Clarinets for Purchase in Newspaper Advertisements, 1718-1760
  • Bibliography
  • Index
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