ERIC Number: EJ628601
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
The Performance of Bach: Study of Rhythmic Timing by Skilled Musicians.
Johnson, Christopher M.
Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education, n141 p66-71 Sum 1999
Analyzes 15 performances of "Bach's Suite Number 3 for Violoncello solo, Bourree Number 1" and determines what patterns of rhythmic variation (rubato) were used by soloists. Indicates that the soloists demonstrated four identifiable and similar trends in the performances. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A