Wind Bands and Brass Bands in School and Music Centre

Wind Bands and Brass Bands in School and Music Centre

by Kevin Thompson
     
 

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Responding to the upsurge of interest in wind and brass bands, Dr Kevin Thompson has written a practical manual for all who are involved with them whether in school or music centres, or in an adult community band. This essentially pragmatic book - the first of its kind - gives helpful advice on how to start a band, the choice of instruments, basic organisation,

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Responding to the upsurge of interest in wind and brass bands, Dr Kevin Thompson has written a practical manual for all who are involved with them whether in school or music centres, or in an adult community band. This essentially pragmatic book - the first of its kind - gives helpful advice on how to start a band, the choice of instruments, basic organisation, useful seating plans, rehearsal tips, composing and scoring for bands of different sizes. Additionally, there are innovative approaches to instrumental teaching, new ideas for bringing together classroom and group instrumental activities, and exciting repertoire suggestions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521277501
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/06/1985
Series:
Resources of Music Series
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)
Age Range:
14 - 16 Years

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