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The Orchestra

The Orchestra

by Joan Peyser
     
 

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The symphonic orchestra is intriguingly considered in essays by 23 leading music authors and thinkers. Topics include historical beginnings, the role of the conductor, the orchestral audience, the nature of the repertoire, and how recordings have affected the modern orchestra. With a new editor's introduction for this 2006 edition and a glossary of terms.

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The symphonic orchestra is intriguingly considered in essays by 23 leading music authors and thinkers. Topics include historical beginnings, the role of the conductor, the orchestral audience, the nature of the repertoire, and how recordings have affected the modern orchestra. With a new editor's introduction for this 2006 edition and a glossary of terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781423410263
Publisher:
Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date:
12/01/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
658
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.32(d)

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