Treatise on Instrumentation Dover Books on Music

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Dover Publications #ad - Treatise on Instrumentation Dover Books on Music #ad - With 150 illustrative full-score musical examples from works by Berlioz, Mozart, Gluck, Beethoven, and others, Wagner, Weber, and numerous smaller musical examples. Package Quantity: 1. The most influential work of its kind ever written, appraising the musical qualities and potential of over 60 commonly used stringed, wind and percussion instruments.

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Principles of Orchestration Dover Books on Music

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Dover Publications #ad - Chapter iv, composition of the orchestra, tutti pizzicato, covers different ways of orchestrating the same music; effects that can be achieved with full tutti; tutti in winds, soli in the strings, etc. Chords; progressions; and so on. The last two chapters deal with opera and include discussion of solo and choral accompaniment, vocalization, technical terms, instruments on stage or in the wings, register, vowels, soloists range, etc.

Voices in combination, and choral singing. Immediately following this text are some 330 pages of musical examples drawn from "sheherazade, " "The Tsar's Bride, " "Sadko, " the "Antar Symphony, " "Ivan the Terrible, " "Mlada, " "Capriccio Espagnol, " "Le Coq d'Or, " and others of Rimsky-Korsakov's works.

Principles of Orchestration Dover Books on Music #ad - These excerpts are all referred to in the text itself, where they illustrate, far better than words, particular points of theory and actual musical practice. There follows two chapters on melody and harmony in strings, winds, brasses, and combined groups. In his course, he demonstrates such things as how to produce a good-sounding chord of certain tone-quality, uniformly distributed; how to detach a melody from its harmonic setting; correct progression of parts; and other similar problems.

The first chapter is a general review of orchestral groups, range, with an instrument-by-instrument breakdown and material on such technical questions as fingering, emission of sound, etc. But invention, in all art, is closely allied to technique, and technique can be taught. They are largely responsible for making this book the very special and very useful publication it is.

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Guide to the Practical Study of Harmony Dover Books on Music

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Dover Publications #ad - Written during tchaikovsky’s years as professor at the renowned Moscow Conservatory, this volume presents a clear and thorough introduction to the study of harmony. Excellent Quality. Great Gift Idea. Satisfaction Ensured. Produced with the highest grade materials. A complete course in writing music, this excellent manual features numerous examples and exercises.

It functions equally well as a classroom text, an adjunct to private instruction, or as a guide to individual musicians. The great russian composer expounded upon his views of music while he was in the full flower of his creative powers, offering students a chance to learn the discipline’s fundamentals from one of its great masters.

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The Study of Counterpoint: From Johann Joseph Fux's Gradus Ad Parnassum

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Excellent Quality. Great Gift Idea. Satisfaction Ensured. Produced with the highest grade materials. The most celebrated book on counterpoint is Fux's great theoretical work Gradus ad Parnassum. Since its appearance in 1725, it has been used by and has directly influenced the work of many of the greatest composers.

J. S. For its distinction as a classic and its undiminished usefulness for the modern student it is a privilege to offer this fine translation in the Norton Library. Bach held it in high esteem, leopold mozart trained his famous son from its pages, Haydn worked out every lesson with meticulous care, and Beethoven condensed it into an abstract for ready reference.

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Originally written in latin, steps to Parnassus was translated into the principal European languages, but the only English version was a free paraphrase published in 1886.

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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration: The Most Practical and Comprehensive Resource for Composers, Arrangers and Orchestrators Essential Dictionary Series

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Alfred Music 00-17894 #ad - Any teacher, arranger, whether a composer, student or professional musician, orchestrator, performer or enthusiast will find this thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. Designed for quick and easy reference, useful scoring tips and much more! At last, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, tone quality descriptions, general characteristics, technical pitfalls, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

Any teacher, or enthusiast, performer, arranger, student, whether a composer, or professional musician, orchestrator, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

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Orchestration

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Finally, he discusses typical problems in orchestration together with some examples of their solutions. Orchestration is profusely illustrated with hundreds of musical examples and with drawings of the various musical instruments that make up the modern orchestra. The author approaches orchestration from the premise that the principles can best be presented by analysis of music as it has been written.

The essentials of instrument combination discussed here are those which can be observed operating in the scores of great composers from Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven down to our own day. Orchestration is notable for the clarity and logic of its organization. No practical aspect of instrumentation for the orchestra is neglected, and comprehensive treatment is given to each significant component.

Orchestration #ad - Again he draws upon his own wide knowledge and experience as composer and teacher to present all phases of the subject. Designed for quick and easy reference, technical pitfalls, tone quality descriptions, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, useful scoring tips and much more! At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

Any teacher, whether a composer, student, or professional musician, or enthusiast, performer, orchestrator, arranger, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

Any teacher, student, arranger, or enthusiast, orchestrator, performer, or professional musician, whether a composer, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments.

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Musical Composition: Craft and Art

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Yale University Press #ad - The first of its kind to utilize a style-neutral approach, in addition to presenting the commonly known classical forms, building to a climax, this book offers invaluable general guidance on developing and connecting musical ideas, and other fundamental formal principles. An invaluable introduction to the art and craft of musical composition from a distinguished teacher and composer This essential introduction to the art and craft of musical composition is designed to familiarize beginning composers with principles and techniques applicable to a broad range of musical styles, from concert pieces to film scores and video game music.

Package Quantity: 1. Excellent Quality. Great Gift Idea. Satisfaction Ensured. Produced with the highest grade materials. Designed for quick and easy reference, tone quality descriptions, useful scoring tips and much more! At last, technical pitfalls, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

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Any teacher, arranger, student, orchestrator, whether a composer, performer, or professional musician, or enthusiast, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments.

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Twentieth-Century Harmony: Creative Aspects and Practice

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Used book in Good Condition. One of the most important books on contemporary music in the twentieth century. Package Quantity: 1. Here for the first time is an orderly presentation of the harmonic procedures to be found in music of the first half of the twentieth-century. Designed for quick and easy reference, general characteristics, useful scoring tips and much more! At last, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

Any teacher, student, whether a composer, or enthusiast, performer, arranger, orchestrator, or professional musician, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

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Fundamentals of Musical Composition

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Package Quantity: 1. For his classes he developed a manner of presentation in which 'every technical matter is discussed in a very fundamental way, so that at the same time it is both simple and thorough'. This book can be used for analysis as well as for composition. Fundamentals of musical composition represents the culmination of more than forty years in Schoenberg's life devoted to the teaching of musical principles to students and composers in Europe and America.

Fundamentals of Musical Composition #ad - On the one hand, it has the practical objective of introducing students to the process of composing in a systematic way, from the smallest to the largest forms; on the other hand, the author analyses in thorough detail and with numerous illustrations those particular sections in the works of the masters which relate to the compositional problem under discussion.

Any teacher, or professional musician, whether a composer, performer, arranger, orchestrator, student, or enthusiast, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments.

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Contemporary Counterpoint: Theory & Application Music Theory: Counterpoint

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Berklee Press #ad - Counterpoint the relationship between musical voices is among the core principles for writing music, and it has been central to the study of composition for many centuries. Whether you are a composer, gain control, music director, this book will help hone your craft, film composer, bandleader, orchestrator, arranger, or improvising musician, and lead you to new creative possibilities.

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The Study of Fugue Dover Books on Music

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Dover Publications #ad - Index. Fux 1725, a treatise on Fugue, F. W. 1350 to the present. Used book in Good Condition. The first is a comprehensive historical survey of writings on the fugue from the beginning of fugal teaching c. Any teacher, or enthusiast, performer, whether a composer, arranger, student, orchestrator, or professional musician, will find the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration a thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments.

Hardcover!! Classic study comprises two parts. A. J. Excellent Quality. Great Gift Idea. Satisfaction Ensured. Produced with the highest grade materials. Translations of texts, introductions and critical commentary, and many musical examples. Designed for quick and easy reference, useful scoring tips and much more! At last, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, general characteristics, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget.

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