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The Pianist's Dictionary, Second Edition

by Maurice Hinson and Wesley Roberts

Published by: Indiana University Press

252 pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in, 6 b&w illus.

  • Paperback
  • 9780253047328
  • Published: March 2020


  • Hardcover
  • 9780253047311
  • Published: March 2020


  • eBook
  • 9780253047342
  • Published: March 2020


The Pianist's Dictionary is a handy and practical reference dictionary aimed specifically at pianists, teachers, students, and concertgoers. Prepared by Maurice Hinson and Wesley Roberts, this revised and expanded edition is a compendium of information gleaned from a combined century of piano teaching. Users will find helpful and clear definitions of musical and pianistic terms, performance directions, composers, pianists, famous piano pieces, and piano makers. The authors' succinct entries make The Pianist's Dictionary the perfect reference for compiling program and liner notes, studying scores, and learning and teaching the instrument.