Orchestral Music: A Handbook / Edition 4

Orchestral Music: A Handbook / Edition 4

by David Daniels
     
 

Familiar to conductors, orchestra managers, and music librarians, this classic sourcebook of information necessary to plan orchestral programs and organize rehearsals has been greatly expanded and revised. The fourth edition features nearly 6400 compositions that cover the standard repertoire for American orchestras (a 42% increase over the third edition), clearer

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Familiar to conductors, orchestra managers, and music librarians, this classic sourcebook of information necessary to plan orchestral programs and organize rehearsals has been greatly expanded and revised. The fourth edition features nearly 6400 compositions that cover the standard repertoire for American orchestras (a 42% increase over the third edition), clearer entries, and a more useful system of appendixes. Included for the first time are entries from the American Symphony Orchestra League's OLIS repertoire database.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810856745
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Edition description:
4th Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
735,279
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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