Texts, Articles, Handbooks


Introduction

A. TEXTS.
A.1 Chopin as a teacher and pianist:

  1. Anonymous Scottish Lady, Letter to J. C. Hadden dated March 27, 1903 (note by Franco Luigi Viero).

  2. Kalkbrenner, Chopin, Liszt and Thalberg, from Life and Letters of Sir Charles Hallé, being an Autobiography (1819-1860) with Correspondence and Diaries, edited by His Son, C. E. Hallé, and His Daughter, Marie Hallé, London (Smith , Elder, & Co.) 1896, pp. 30÷40, 86÷90, 212÷215, 224÷225 (notes by Franco Luigi Viero).

  3. Karol Mikuli, Foreword (to his complete edition of Chopin's works), Leipzig (Kistner) 1880 (additional notes by Franco Luigi Viero).

  4. Frederick Niecks, Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician, London (Novello and Co., Ltd.) 31902:
    Vol. II, pp. 89-114: Chapter XXV. (additional notes—containing the unabridged text of the reviews of Chopin's Concerts held in 1841 and 1842—by Franco Luigi Viero).
    Vol. II, pp. 174-190: Chapter XXVIII. (additional notes by Franco Luigi Viero).
    Vol. II, pp. 338÷339: Appendices VII. & VIII. (editorial note by Franco Luigi Viero).
    Vol. II, pp. 340-343: Appendix IX. (notes by Franco Luigi Viero).

B. ARTICLES.

  1. Franco Luigi Viero, Can a historical context make up for an ear problem? (November 2011).

  2. Franco Luigi Viero, On the margins of the XVI International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition of Warsaw (March 2011).

  3. Franco Luigi Viero, For a correct recensio of Chopin's Polonaise Op. 44 (June 2013; revision [a paragraph has been added]: July 2013).

  4. Franco Luigi Viero, Contribution to the recensio of Chopin's Prélude Op. 45 (September 2013 — March 14, 2014: date correction in note 3 — April 2014: a postscript has been added.).

  5. Franco Luigi Viero, Which edition is the best for the study of the works of Chopin? (June 2015).

  6. Franco Luigi Viero, Rubinštejn meets Chopin (September 2015).

  7. Franco Luigi Viero, The reviews of the concerts given by Chopin in 1841 and 1842 (February 2017).

C. HANDBOOKS.

  1. Josef Lhévinne, Principî di tecnica pianistica [Basic Principles in Pianoforte Playing] - Italian Version edited by Franco Luigi Viero, Corsico 1999, pp. xxx + 66 (ISBN 88-87571-00-7). € 16,00.

  2. [With respect to the original American version, the Italian version, in addition to an Introduction, which refers to certain didactic questions, contains Biographical Notes on the life of the great pianist as well as numerous notes within the text itself, which focus on important technical questions, and also a complete Index of Names.]

    [This title is still available through the following dealer: MELODIA S.r.l., via del Padule 23/E, 50018 Scandicci (FI), tel. (+39) 055.7545228.]

D. NOTES.

  1. Francus Aloisius Illiceramius, Rei Particulae, themate quattuorque variationibus constantes quarum modos Patavino cymbalo aptavit (auctor), Corsico 1999, pp. 16 (ISBN 88-87571-01-5). € 6,00.

E. REVIEWS.

  1. CHOPIN COMPLETE WORKS - L'OEUVRE INTÉGRALEFormat: 30 CD BOX – Label: Brilliant Classics – Cat Number: 93217 – Publication date: without date, but probably 2007.

  2. CHOPIN - Vingt-quatre Préludes pour le piano op. 28 - Prélude pour le piano op. 45, Bärenreiter, (agosto) 2016.


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