Orchestral Music: A Handbook / Edition 4

Orchestral Music: A Handbook / Edition 4

by David Daniels
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0810856743

ISBN-13: 9780810856745

Pub. Date: 10/28/2005

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Also Available: Orchestral Music Online This fourth edition of the highly acclaimed, classic sourcebook for planning orchestral programs and organizing rehearsals has been expanded and revised to feature 42% more compositions over the third edition, with clearer entries and a more useful system of appendixes. Compositions cover the standard repertoire for

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Also Available: Orchestral Music Online This fourth edition of the highly acclaimed, classic sourcebook for planning orchestral programs and organizing rehearsals has been expanded and revised to feature 42% more compositions over the third edition, with clearer entries and a more useful system of appendixes. Compositions cover the standard repertoire for American orchestra. Features from the previous edition that have changed and new additions include: · Larger physical format (8.5 x 11 vs. 5.5 x 8.5) · Expanded to 6400 entries and almost 900 composers (only 4200 in 3rd Ed.) · Merged with the American Symphony Orchestra League's OLIS (Orchestra Library Information Service) · Enhanced specific information on woodwind & brass doublings · Lists of required percussion equipment for many works · New, more intuitive format for instrumentation · More contents notes and durations of individual movements · Composers' citizenship, birth and death dates and places, integrated into the listings · Listings of useful websites for orchestra professionals

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810856745
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Edition description:
4th Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
634,809
Product dimensions:
8.98(w) x 11.38(h) x 1.72(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Preface Part 2 Abbreviations Part 3 ALPHABETICAL LISTING BY COMPOSER Part 4 APPENDICES Chapter 5 A. Chorus Chapter 6 B. Solo Voices (including speaker or narrator) Chapter 7 C. Solo Instruments Chapter 8 D. Orchestral Works Listed by Instrumentation Chapter 9 E. Orchestral Works Listed by Duration Chapter 10 F. Works Intended for Youth Concerts Chapter 11 G. Significant Anniversaries of Composers Chapter 12 H. Composer Groups for Thematic Programming Chapter 13 I. Resources Chapter 14 a. Books Chapter 15 b. Institutions and Organizations Chapter 16 c. Online Chapter 17 J. Title Index Chapter 18 K. Publishers Part 19 About the Author

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