The Solfeggio Tradition becomes available for pre-order
The highly anticipated book of solfeggio has now become available for pre-order on the Oxford University Press website.
The 432page book is going for $74 with 210 music examples, 24 figures, 7 tables and is set to be published on October 12, 2020.
From the website:
The Solfeggio Tradition:
A Forgotten Art of Melody in the Long Eighteenth Century
Provides the first major study of the fundamentals of eighteenth-century music education
Recovers an entirely forgotten art of melody that allowed musicians to develop exceptional skills in improvisation, composition, and score-reading
Draws on evidence from hundreds of previously overlooked manuscripts
Includes a comprehensive bibliography of primary sources, making it a standard reference resource on the solfeggio