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Alfredo Casella/Virgilio Mortari - The Technique of Contemporary Orchestration

Second Revised Edition

By Alfredo Casella

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Second Revised Edition. Misc. Instruction, Classical, Classical Reference. 278 pages. Ricordi #ER2935. Published by Ricordi (HL.50485714).

Item Number: HL.50485714

ISBN 8875927715. 8x10.5 inches. English Translation by Thomas Fraschillo.

Originally published in 1948, this orchestration manual is one of the cornerstone texts on the topic, but has never before been published in English. Profusely illustrated with musical examples, this manual gives technical and subjective advice about writing for each of the instruments of the orchestra. Paperback, 278 pages.

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