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Piano and Song

Friedrich Wieck (1785-1873)

1. 00 - Introduction - Title Page and Prefaces
2. 01 - ON ELEMENTARY PIANO-FORTE INSTRUCTION
3. 02 - AN EVENING ENTERTAINMENT AT HERR ZACH'S
4. 03 - MANY STUDENTS OF THE PIANO AND FEW PLAYERS
5. 04 - A CONVERSATION WITH MRS. SOLID, AND FOUR LESSONS TO HER DAUGHTER
6. 05 - ON THE PEDAL
7. 06 - THE SOFT-PEDAL SENTIMENT
8. 07 - A MUSICAL TEA-PARTY AT THE HOUSE OF JOHN SPRIGGINS
9. 08 - SINGING AND SINGING-TEACHERS
10. 09 - THOUGHTS ON SINGING
11. 10 - VISIT AT MRS. N.'S
12. 11 - SECRETS
13. 12 - THOUGHTS ON PIANO-PLAYING
14. 13 - ON MUSICAL TALENT
15. 14 - EXTRAVAGANCES IN SINGING AND PIANO-PLAYING
16. 15 - Conclusion

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Summary

This book talks about teaching, learning and performing on the piano in a delightful style, alternating between conversation and instruction. As he was the father of Clara Schumann and Robert Schumann's teacher, need I say more?