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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration

The most practical and comprehensive resource for composers, arrangers & orchestrators

By Dave Black

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The most practical and comprehensive resource for composers, arrangers & orchestrators. Reference Textbooks; Textbook - General. Essential Dictionary Series. Reference. Reference book (pocket size). Introductory text, instructional text and musical examples. 352 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.17894).

Item Number: AP.17894
ISBN 0739000217. With introductory text, instructional text and musical examples. Reference. 6x8 inches.

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!

About Essential Dictionary Series

These handy guides function as easy-to-use historical-reference books, both educational and fun!

  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 4

    Location:
    Santa Rosa, CA
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • September 07, 2007 Good source for Instrument Knowledge

    I have given the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration to several students as rewards for composing, with the hope of expanding their interest in writing music for many kinds of Instrumental and vocal groups. This little book is a practical and sussinct tool and not expensive.

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  • 3

    Location:
    Argentina
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • June 20, 2007 a pocket assistant

    important information with very simply explanation

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