Johann Joahim Quantz. Versuch einer Anweisung die Flöte traversiere zu spielen. Das XI Hauptstück. Vom guten Vortrage im Singen und Spielen überhaupt

Translation and Сommentary by Ekaterina Dryazzhina

The series of extracts from the J. J. Quantz’s treatise that are closely related to performance practice is continued in this publication. The 11th Chapter of the treatise contains important general points on the expressive performance of music, which the author of Versuch correlates with the requirements which the rhetoric doctrine sets to speaker.