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Girdlestone, Cuthbert 1895-1975

Overview
Works: 41 works in 252 publications in 5 languages and 4,397 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Discographies  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Arrangements (Music)  Scores  Chamber music  Parts (Music)  Concertos 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: MT130.M8, 785.6
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Most widely held works about Cuthbert Girdlestone
 
Most widely held works by Cuthbert Girdlestone
Mozart and his piano concertos by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

68 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic of music criticism provides detailed studies of 23 of Mozart's piano concertos. In addition to establishing the lines along which the genre developed, the concertos also shed light upon the technical and inspirational growth of their creator. The first full-length survey devoted to these works, this scholarly book presents a full, concrete musical analysis that makes liberal use of musical examples {u2014} 417 in all {u2014} and presents authoritative information on the concertos' form, tone, style, and balance as well as the circumstances of their composition. The author compares and contrasts each piece with Mozart's other works and with compositions by Beethoven, Haydn, and other composers. A definite text for musicologists, performers, teachers, and students, this study's clarity and personable tone make it accessible to any lover of Mozart's music
Jean-Philippe Rameau : his life and work by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

64 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The definitive biography and critical study of the great 18th-century composer, this volume features full-chapter treatments of Rameau's operas and ballets as well as his chamber music, cantatas and motets, and minor works. Additional topics include acoustic and harmonic theories, links to Lully, and influence on Gluck. More than 300 musical examples, plus appendixes and indexes"--Provided by publisher
La tragédie en musique <1673-1750> considérée comme genre littéraire by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

19 editions published in 1972 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tidings brought to Mary; a mystery by Paul Claudel( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 1955 in French and English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The action revolves around the relationship between the two sisters who are totally different i temperament and yet who are indissolubly joined. Violaine is the good sister who will represent Christian charity in its fullest sense. Mara (whose name in Hebrew means 'bitter') is the jealous sister who will, at the end of the play murder Violaine ..." -- Introduction
Essays presented to C.M. Girdlestone by University of Newcastle upon Tyne( Book )

9 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis-François Ramond, 1755-1827, sa vie, son œuvre littéraire et politique by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in French and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreamer and striver; the poetry of Frédéric Mistral by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1957 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bajazet by Jean Racine( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du siège de Babylone, où il est parti combattre les Persans, le sultan Amurat ordonne à Roxane, la favorite à qui il a confié les rênes du pouvoir, de mettre à mort Bajazet, frère dont il suspecte les ambitions. Mais Roxane aime Bajazet et entend faire de lui le nouveau sultan : s'il refuse de l'épouser, il périra ... Avec Bajazet, Racine nous plonge au coeur des intrigues de sérail, lieu tragique d'une lutte à mort entre amour et pouvoir
W.-A. Mozart et ses concertos pour piano by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1956 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis-François Ramond, 1755-1827 sa vie, son oeuvre littéraire et politique : poésie, politique, Pyrénées by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité des agréments de la musique. Abhandlung über die Verzierungen in der Musik. Treatise on ornaments in music by Giuseppe Tartini( Book )

9 editions published in 1961 in 5 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opéra et littérature français ; Les journaux intimes ; Paul Valéry by Association internationale des études françaises( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poésie, politique, Pyrénées : Louis-François Ramond, 1755-1827 : sa vie, son œuvre littéraire et politique by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treatise on ornaments in music by Giuseppe Tartini( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart et ses concertos pour piano by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

2 editions published in 1939 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart et ses concertos pour piano by Cuthbert Girdlestone( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto in C major, K. 503 : the score of the New Mozart edition, historical and analytical essays by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Tartini (1692-1770). Traité des agréments de la musique( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mozart and his piano concertos
Alternative Names
Cuthbert Girdlestone British musicologist

Cuthbert Girdlestone musicoloog uit Oostenrijk (1895-1975)

Girdlestone, C. M.

Girdlestone, C. M., 1895-

Girdlestone, C. M. 1895-1975

Girdlestone, C. M. (Cuthbert Morton), 1895-1975

Girdlestone, Cuthbert

Girdlestone, Cuthbert 1895-1975

Girdlestone, Cuthbert M.

Girdlestone Cuthbert Morton

Girdlestone, Cuthbert Morton 1895-

Girdlestone, Cuthbert Morton 1895-1975

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Jean-Philippe Rameau : his life and workPiano concerto in C major, K. 503 : the score of the New Mozart edition, historical and analytical essays