Melody as Musical Speech
Interpretation of Early Music According to Traditional Rules
For the authentic performance of Early Music, familiarity with the rules and conventions of the period is essential.
The book offers to all interested individuals well-founded and easily understood guidance on interpretation.
Ulrike Engelke, internationally well-respected flutist, experienced lecturer for many years, academy director in Early Music has evaluated numerous historical sources. By summarizing them in an understandable form she has made them accessible for use in concert practice and teaching.