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common origin of the German contraptual organ school and the French classical organ school from the perspective of organ construction, organ music and organ technique

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2010
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This study examines the development of German pipe organ culture and French classical pipe organ culture from a single common origin in the Duchy of Brabant, during 1450-1850, with respect to select major attributes of organ construction, organ music and organ technique. The respective music of Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707), Praeludium in G Minor, BuxWV 149, for the North German contrapuntalists, and of Câesar Franck (1822- 1890), Choral No. 3 in A Minor, for the classical French symphonic tradition, is highlighted and appended with suggested technique for each work.
Title: The common origin of the German contraptual organ school and the French classical organ school from the perspective of organ construction, organ music and organ technique.
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Name(s): Miller, Margaret R.
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters
Department of Music
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Electronic Thesis Or Dissertation
Date Issued: 2010
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University
Physical Form: electronic
Extent: vii, 120 p. : ill. (some col.)
Language(s): English
Summary: This study examines the development of German pipe organ culture and French classical pipe organ culture from a single common origin in the Duchy of Brabant, during 1450-1850, with respect to select major attributes of organ construction, organ music and organ technique. The respective music of Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707), Praeludium in G Minor, BuxWV 149, for the North German contrapuntalists, and of Câesar Franck (1822- 1890), Choral No. 3 in A Minor, for the classical French symphonic tradition, is highlighted and appended with suggested technique for each work.
Identifier: 703255675 (oclc), 2978990 (digitool), FADT2978990 (IID), fau:3594 (fedora)
Note(s): by Margaret R. Miller.
Thesis (M.A.)--Florida Atlantic University, 2010.
Includes bibliography.
Electronic reproduction. Boca Raton, Fla., 2010. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject(s): Franck, Câesar, 1822-1890
Buxtehude, Dieterich, 1637-1707
Organs -- France -- History
Organs -- Germany -- History
Organ music -- Technique
Organ (Musical instrument) -- Design and construction
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Owner Institution: FAU