Technique of Orchestration, The, 6th Edition. Kent Kennan, University of Texas at Austin. Donald Grantham, University of Kennan & Grantham. © Cloth. There is a handful of bespoke books dealing with various aspects of orchestration. Treatise on Instrumentation by Berlioz (Dover ISBN ;. The emphasis is on the practical fundamentals of orchestration. The Sixth Edition has been expanded and revised to reflect new developments in instruments.
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The Technique of Orchestration by Kent Wheeler Kennan
See any of the following pages for a complete listing of packages available: This is a book that can be recommended without hesitation. His compositions have been performed by many major orchestras, and a number have been published and recorded. And in a far from mechanical way. Jeff rated it it was amazing Jan 23, The technique of orchestration [David Lewis Crosby collection].
Ed rated it really liked it Aug 29, Plus, in the index, it has easy reference to instrument ranges, concert and “sounding” pitches, and even the range of a given instrument when played by a novice or an expert, making composition of middle school and high school band and orchestra mus Unfortunately, I use this book more than The Bible.
The emphasis is on the practical fundamentals of orchestration.
In the case of strings, for example, there are three separate chapters: Brad Slavik rated it it was amazing May 01, The last 20 pages or so of the book are devoted to nicely-condensed appendices on instruments’ names in Mennan, Italian, French and German; the ranges of instruments, voices and electronic instruments. Other editions – View all The Technique of Orchestration: From inside the book.
Technique of Orchestration, The, 5th Edition. It addresses several audiences well… teachers, students working both on their own and in class, professionals and listeners.
His compositions include works for orchestra, chamber ensemble and solo instrument as well as songs and choral music. We don’t recognize your username or password.
Ross McCrae rated it really liked it Nov 14, Plus, in the index, it has easy reference to mennan ranges, concert and “sounding” pitches, and even the range of a given instrument when played by a novice or an expert, making composition of middle school and high school band and orchestra music realistic.
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Kent Wheeler KennanDonald Grantham. His works have been performed by many orchestras including Cleveland, Atlanta, Dallas, and the American Composers Orchestra. It includes chapter on writing score and parts with inclusion of material on computer notation.
No trivia or quizzes yet. As well as an orchestratuon chapter on ways in which to use The Technique of Orchestration it does have a student feel about it… each chapter has assignmentsthere is a bibliography and a good index. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Tyler rated it it was amazing Sep 02, Feb 24, Jason rated it really liked it. A listening compact disc My library Help Advanced Book Search.
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The standard of production and printing of the book it’s perfectly bound, so easy to lay flat is high. New musical examples and listings, and an updated bibliography which includes many recent publications. The Technique of Orchestration by Kent Orcjestration and Donald Grantham, published originally in by Prentice-Hall, is now in its sixth edition from Pearson and easily holds its oennan with those other titles. Hardcoverpages. Connor Cook rated it it was amazing Oct 19, The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for orchestratuon use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
A listening compact disc features selected samples intended for use in conjunction with the book.
Describes the instruments of the orchestra, supported by numerous musical examples and photos. Refresh and try again.