The Study of Orchestration

The Study of Orchestration


  • Author : Samuel Adler
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 039397572X


The Study of Orchestration Book Description :

Through two highly successful editions, The Study of Orchestration has set the standard for orchestration texts, providing the most comprehensive treatment of both orchestration and instrumentation. The Third Edition retains the elements that have made the book a classic while embracing new technology and responding to the needs of today's students and teachers....

Workbook

Workbook


  • Author : Samuel Adler
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-06-02
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393283178


Workbook Book Description :

The Study of Orchestration Workbook features a wide variety of exercises--many new to this edition--for any orchestration class and students of all skill levels. Test Yourself activities test factual information presented in the text, Worksheets offer opportunities to practice orchestrating short passages, and Listen and Score activities challenge students to identify and notate instrumentation aurally....

The Study of Orchestration

The Study of Orchestration


  • Author : Samuel Adler
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 039397572X


The Study of Orchestration Book Description :

Through two highly successful editions, The Study of Orchestration has set the standard for orchestration texts, providing the most comprehensive treatment of both orchestration and instrumentation. The Third Edition retains the elements that have made the book a classic while embracing new technology and responding to the needs of today's students and teachers....

The Study of Orchestration

The Study of Orchestration


  • Author : Samuel Adler
  • Publisher : R.S. Means Company
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre: Instrumentation and orchestration
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0393958094


The Study of Orchestration Book Description :

The workbook reviews and reinforces the techniques discussed in each chapter of the text. It includes graded self-tests about each choir of the orchestra, as well as worksheets on special topics. The new edition features a broader array of "Listen and Score" exercises as well as opportunities for students to practice reducing orchestral scores to piano scores....

Essential Dictionary of Orchestration
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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration


  • Author : Dave Black
  • Publisher : Alfred Music
  • Release Date : 2005-05-03
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781457412998


Essential Dictionary of Orchestration Book Description :

At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget. Any teacher, student or professional musician, whether a composer, orchestrator, arranger, 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, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips and much more!...

Principles of Orchestration

Principles of Orchestration


  • Author : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2013-08-16
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486316970


Principles of Orchestration Book Description :

Great classical orchestrator provides fundamentals of tonal resonance, progression of parts, voice and orchestra, tutti effects, and much else in major document. Includes 330 pages of musical excerpts....

Instrumentation and Orchestration

Instrumentation and Orchestration


  • Author : Alfred Blatter
  • Publisher : Schirmer
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015045648246


Instrumentation and Orchestration Book Description :

The essentials of accomplished orchestration - the combining of diverse instrumental qualities in ensemble performance - are covered in the next two chapters. Here, step by step, Blatter proceeds from the basics of musical lines to scoring for various instrumental groupings. Chapters ten and eleven explain the techniques of transcription and arrangement while chapter twelve discusses the performance dynamics of chamber groups and larger ensembles. The appendixes provide quick access to essential technical information: transposition of instruments, electronic sound modification, MIDI, the harmonic series, and fingerings....