Practical Percussion: A Guide to the Instruments and Their Sources

Practical Percussion: A Guide to the Instruments and Their Sources

by James Holland

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810856585
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/28/2005
Edition description: Revised Edition
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

James Holland was co-principal percussionist with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and principal percussionist with the London Symphony Orchestra for ten years before moving to the B.B.C. Symphony Orchestra. He was also solo percussionist with the London Sinfonietta for twenty-six years.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Foreword Part 2 Acknowledgments Part 3 Introduction Part 4 The Instruments Part 5 The Orchestral Percussion Section Part 6 The Percussionist as Soloist and in Ensembles Part 7 Writing and Publishing Music for Percussion Instruments Part 8 Percussion in Education Part 9 Percussion Manufacturers and Suppliers Part 10 The Percussive Arts Society Part 11 List of Works Part 12 Index Part 13 About the Author

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