Piano and Song

Friedrich WIECK (1785 - 1873)

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? (Summary by SandraG)

Cast:

Narrator: sparks0314
Dominie: Algy Pug
Emma: Sarah Holtz
Friend: Marty Kris
Bessie: ChyAnne Donnell
Herr Zach: bish
Mrs Zach: Liberty Stump
Stock: Marty Kris
Mr Buffalo: Alan
Mrs Solid: Janet248
Emily: Sandra G
John Spriggins: bish
Mrs Spriggins: SallyMC
Lizzie: Sandra G
Mr. Shepard: Alan
Mrs N.: Nadine Eckert-Boulet
Fatima: Arielle Lipshaw
Mr Feeble: Alan
Mr Gold: bish
Mrs Gold: Liberty Stump
Mr Pious: David Lawrence
Mr Forte: Marty Kris
Mr Silver: David Olson

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Music

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Introduction - Title Page and Prefaces Sandra G
sparks0314
00:07:48
Play 01 ON ELEMENTARY PIANO-FORTE INSTRUCTION David Lawrence
Arielle Lipshaw
00:21:32
Play 02 AN EVENING ENTERTAINMENT AT HERR ZACH'S Kalynda
David Olson
00:08:44
Play 03 MANY STUDENTS OF THE PIANO AND FEW PLAYERS SallyMc
Sarah Holtz
00:08:41
Play 04 A CONVERSATION WITH MRS. SOLID, AND FOUR LESSONS TO HER DAUGHTER sparks0314
ChyAnne Donnell
00:38:38
Play 05 ON THE PEDAL Algy Pug
Mark Mickelson
00:07:32
Play 06 THE SOFT-PEDAL SENTIMENT Marty Kris
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00:10:25
Play 07 A MUSICAL TEA-PARTY AT THE HOUSE OF JOHN SPRIGGINS Nadine Eckert-Boulet
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00:16:05
Play 08 SINGING AND SINGING-TEACHERS Liberty Stump
Janet248
00:13:51
Play 09 THOUGHTS ON SINGING Alan
Marty Kris
00:35:17
Play 10 VISIT AT MRS. N.'S David Lawrence
Nadine Eckert-Boulet
00:08:13
Play 11 SECRETS Kalynda
Janet248
00:22:03
Play 12 THOUGHTS ON PIANO-PLAYING Algy Pug
Sandra G
00:24:56
Play 13 ON MUSICAL TALENT Arielle Lipshaw
Mark Mickelson
00:14:14
Play 14 EXTRAVAGANCES IN SINGING AND PIANO-PLAYING SallyMc
Sarah Holtz
00:16:07
Play 15 Conclusion Alan
00:04:08