WorldCat Identities

Newman, William S.

Overview
Works: 96 works in 348 publications in 4 languages and 12,594 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Biography  Bibliography‡vGraded lists  Methods (Music)‡vSelf-instruction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction
Classifications: ML1156.N4, 781.52
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by William S Newman
The sonata in the Baroque era by William S Newman( Book )

52 editions published between 1949 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the first appearance of the term 'sonata' as an instrumental title in the sixteenth century to the virtual end of the thorough-bass practice, around 1750"--Back cover
The sonata in the classic era : the second volume of a history of the sonata idea by William S Newman( Book )

37 editions published between 1961 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pianist's problems; a modern approach to efficient practice and musicianly performance by William S Newman( Book )

31 editions published between 1052 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding music; an introduction to music's elements, styles, and forms for both the layman and the practitioner by William S Newman( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores not only the how but the why of music's basic operations. It is addressed to the layman, who wants an introductory survey and to the connoisseur who seeks to put his knowledge in perspective. It emphaizes elements, styles, and forms
Beethoven on Beethoven : playing his piano music his way by William S Newman( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over de uitvoeringspraktijk van de pianomuziek van Ludwig van Beethoven
The pianoforte sonata : its origin and development by John S Shedlock( Book )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sonata since Beethoven; the third and final volume of a history of the sonata idea by William S Newman( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance practices in Beethoven's piano sonatas : an introduction by William S Newman( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sonata since Beethoven by William S Newman( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carl Philip Emanuel Bach's autobiography by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach( Book )

9 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen keyboard sonatas of the 18th and 19th centuries by William S Newman( )

9 editions published in 1947 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for piano teachers; collected articles on subjects related to piano teaching by Summy-Birchard Company( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six keyboard sonatas from the classic era by William S Newman( )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1987 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sons of Bach : three sonatas for keyboard( )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1957 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diabelli variations : 16 contemporaries of Beethoven on a waltz tune by William S Newman( )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1981 and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography ; Verzeichniss des musikalischen Nachlasses by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selected list of music recommended for piano students by William S Newman( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen two-part inventions by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

3 editions published between 1950 and 1960 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-part inventions of J.S. Bach by Johann Sebastian Bach( )

1 edition published in 1957 and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the sonata idea by William S Newman( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.28 for Understand ... to 1.00 for Bibliograp ...)

Beethoven on Beethoven : playing his piano music his way
Alternative Names
Newman, William S. 1912-

Newman, William Stein

Newman, William Stein 1912-2000

William S. Newman American musicologist

William S. Newman Duits musicoloog (1912-2000)

Languages
English (215)

German (9)

French (2)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The sonata in the classic era : the second volume of a history of the sonata ideaThe pianist's problems; a modern approach to efficient practice and musicianly performanceBeethoven on Beethoven : playing his piano music his way