does pose difficulties that Beethoven might recognize and be sympathetic to.
His renderings of the six songs seemed in perfect complement to Leverett's fortepiano
, always faultlessly played.
In "Komm, liebe Zither," Nezet-Seguin's clangy, but appealing, fortepiano
realistically mimics the sound of a zither, an effect that would not be possible on a modern piano.
La cultura del fortepiano
1770-1830: atti del Convegno internazionale di studi, Roma, 26-29 maggio 2004 =theKultur des Hammerklaviers 1770-1830: Akten der internationalen Studientagung.
HGO music director Patrick Summers, who also provided merrily florid recitative accompaniment on a fortepiano
, conducted briskly, but lingered appealingly over such delicious moments as the Count's heart-melting plea for wifely forgiveness.
The piano teacher gives all lessons on an early fortepiano
that has a knee lever for operating the damper mechanism.
MOZART: Sonatas for fortepiano
and violin (Harmonia Mundi HMU907494) Note the title carefully.
At measure 27, forte is in the transcription, while fortepiano
is indicated in the original score; in measure 34, the final measure of the piece, the flutists are performing a dotted quarter note, while the piano performs a quarter note.
His approach to the score is decidedly idiosyncratic and sufficiently unusual to provoke controversy: his generous (but tasteful) use of ornamentation; his choice of a fortepiano
over the harpsichord for recitatives; his extremes of tempi; even his casting of a young, light-voiced baritone in the role of what is usually an elderly Don Alfonso.
ifaciiligiiniin va pedaqogikasiiniin aktual problemlari: elmi va metodik asarlarin macmuasi = Aktual' nye problemy fortepiannogo inpolnitel' stva i pedagogiki: sbornik nauchnykh i metodicheskikh trudov = Actual problems of piano mastery and pedagogics: the collection of scientific and methodical activities.
Her tempi of fortepiano
lightness found her amazing Fazioli instrument speaking responsively.
ifacrihgriniin va pedaqogikasiiniin aktual prpblemlari: elmi va metodik asarlarin macmuasi = Aktual' nye problemy fortepiannongo ispolnitle' stva i pedagogiki: sbornik nauchnykh i metodicheskikh trudov = Actual problems of piano mastery and pedagogics: the collection of scientific and methodical activities Bak1: Adiloglu, 2006.
Among these is the Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam, having a busy time in several concerts this year as concerto soloist, chamber-music performer and fortepiano
Though she approaches the issues of instrumentation in detail during the seventeenth century, she does not speak of the early fortepiano
as an ideal continuo instrument.
It was a fascinating idea to have the accompaniment supplied by a fortepiano
, its timbres occasionally as twangy as a harpsichord but its shallow key-beds permitting the almost vocal expressiveness of a clavic hord.