The Art of



as it may be practised by the

Piano Accompanist


by Ian Carmalt


Extended essay submitted in part fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts of the University of Kent at Canterbury

Canterbury Christ Church College, January 1998



Introduction & Bibliography


Orchestral transcriptions


Author's home page


Ian Carmalt, 1998

The extract from Mozart's Don Giovanni (Ex. 6) is 1946 Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Limited, and is reproduced with the company's permission.