(VHS Video or DVD)Maurice Hinson - Alfred Music Publishing
Composers in the Baroque period (1600-1750) produced some of the greatest and most exciting keyboard music ever. This captivating video/DVD looks at conventions and knowledge that help the performer create a more historically informed performance. Organized as a practical aid to today's performers and teachers, basic touches, articulations, dynamics and ornamentation are discussed in detail. The DVD version combines two videos into one DVD: Performance Practices in Baroque Keyboard Music and Baroque Dance and Baroque Keyboard Music. The DVD is approximately 107 minutes in length.