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Essentials of Orchestration

By Dave Black

https://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/essentials-of-orchestration-sheet-music/19187925?aff_id=541503

Composed by Dave Black and Tom Gerou. NAMM Best in Show; Parents' Choice; Reference Textbooks; Textbook - General; iParenting Media Award. Book. 84 pages. Alfred Music #00-32757. Published by Alfred Music (AP.32757).

Item Number: AP.32757

ISBN 9780739060841. English.

At last, a quick reference orchestration book tailor-made for the teacher, student, or professional musician on a budget. Useful for the composer, orchestrator, arranger, performer, or enthusiast, Essentials of Orchestration is full of the most-needed information on more than 150 instruments. This book includes instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips, and much more!

  • BOWED STRINGS 
  • About String Technique 
  • CLARINETS 
  • DOUBLE REEDS 
  • Flutes 
  • FRETTED STRINGS 
  • About Guitar Notation 
  • HARMONICA 
  • HARPS 
  • Horns 
  • KEYBOARDS 
  • Percussion 
  • About Percussion Notation 
  • Non-Pitched 
  • Metals 
  • Skins 
  • Woods 
  • Pitched 
  • Electronic 
  • Glass 
  • Saxophones 
  • TROMBONES 
  • Trumpets 
  • About Mutes & Articulations 
  • TUBAS 
  • VOICE 
  • Index 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    retired music lover
    Location:
    Columbia, MD
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • November 25, 2012 easy instrumentation

    I am a retiree that started writing music. I needed to know the upper and lower limits of instruments and this book was very helpful. I highly recommend it.

    2 of 5 people found this review helpful.
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