Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This video is part of a series that chronicles the history of musical performance practices over the centuries. Dr. Maurice Rinson, musical historian, and keyboard professor Stewart Gordon preside over the musical journey. They explore the performance conventions of the day, as well as the influences from art, architecture, literature, and society, which impacted the music. In this volume, the focus is on the Baroque period, demonstrating its articulation, dynamics, and ornamentation. The works of Bach and other artists are featured.
Baroque-Era, composer, music, society