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The Orchestral Instruments And What They Do

A Primer for Concert Goers

by Daniel Gregory Mason

  • 181 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles,
  • Orchestras,
  • Orchestra,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Genres & Styles - Blues

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8460085M
    ISBN 101417907630
    ISBN 109781417907632
    OCLC/WorldCa73676822

    SPITFIRE'S Ten Favourite: Film scores, text books / study aids & orchestral pieces. With contributions from our in-house composers Christian, Paul, Oliver Patrice-Weder & Homay Schmitz, music editor James Bellamy, our engineer in chief Jake Jackson and . Instruments of the Orchestra. Every orchestra is different, but here are some instruments you’re likely to see.

    Orchestral music is defined by these instruments and roles, and the result is a specific type of music called the symphony, an extended instrumental score written for a large ensemble. However. Orchestration is the study or practice of writing music for an orchestra (or, more loosely, for any musical ensemble, such as a concert band) or of adapting music composed for another medium for an called "instrumentation", orchestration is the assignment of different instruments to play the different parts (e.g., melody, bassline, etc.) of a musical work.

    cello or violoncello a bowed stringed instrument of the violin family. Range: more than four octaves upwards from C below the bass staff. It has four strings, is held between the knees, and has an extendible metal spike at the lower end, which acts as a support violin a bowed stringed instrument, the highest member of the violin family, consisting of a fingerboard, a hollow wooden body with. Orchestra. An orchestra is a large group of musicians playing together on various instruments. There could be 15 to instrumentalists, depending on the music to be played. The orchestra developed gradually from the court bands of the 17th century.


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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Orchestral Instruments and What They Do, a Primer for Concert-Goers by Daniel Gregory Mason (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. The object of this little book is to assist the concert-goer in recognizing the various orchestral instruments, both by sight and by hearing, and to stimulate his perception of the thousand and one beauties of orchestral coloring.

The Orchestral Instruments and What They Do的书评 (全部 0 条) 在这本书的论坛里. Each instrument in the orchestra fits into one of these groups depending on different characteristics they have in common. For example, instruments in the string section unsurprisingly have strings.

And instruments in the brass family are, you guessed it, made out of brass. The Orchestra as a whole: 1. The nature of sound -- 2. Constitution of the Orchestra -- 3.

A Birds-eye View of the Orchestra -- II. The Stringed Instruments: 4. The Stringed Instruments -- 5. The Violin -- 6. The Viola -- 7. The Violincello -- 8. The Double-bass -- III. The Wood-wind Instruments: 9. The Weed-wind Instruments -- The Flute -- Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mason, Daniel Gregory, Orchestral instruments and what they do.

New York, Baker & Taylor Co., Within the orchestra the piano usually supports the harmony, but it has another role as a solo instrument (an instrument that plays by itself), playing both melody and harmony. Other Percussion Instruments. Timpani. Timpani look like big polished bowls or upside-down teakettles, which is why they're also called kettledrums.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a>. The percussion section includes any number of instruments from timpani to tubular bells and from castanettes to congas.

The variety of instruments is enormous, however they do fall into two main groups: tuned percussion and untuned percussion. They have an extreme range of two and one-half octaves, and are all written in the treble clef as transposing instruments in B flat or E flat.

The ranges and actual sound of. Musical instrument, any device for producing musical sound. The principal types of such instruments, classified by the method of producing sound, are percussion, stringed, keyboard, wind, and electronic.

Learn more about the characteristics and classification of musical instruments in this article. Kids vocabulary - Musical Instruments - orchestra instrument - Learn English for kids - English educational video This "Kids Vocabulary" category has.

When we talk about musical instruments, we often talk about them as being part of a family. That's because, just like in human families, the instruments in a particular family are related to each other.

They are often made of the same types of materials, usually look similar to one another, and produce sound in comparable ways. "When I hear, I forget; when I see, I remember; when I do, I understand!" Contact us to book your incursion. Child's Play Music's programs are all about "doing".

Because they are totally hands-on and play-based our incursions ensure that children will understand, deeply and fundamentally. The evidence that young children learn best by hands-on.

I checked out The Story of the Orchestra a year too early for my children. I loved reading it. My 19 month old twins did not love hearing about the various composers and instruments.

This book will be great when they are three, but at a hair away from two this book is way to complex for them/5. An introduction to each instrument of the orchestra from the cello to the timpani ; The stories of famous composers from Bach to Stravinsky.

An explanation of different musical styles from Baroque to Modern. Each step of the way, children can listen to actual musical examples of what they are learning : Running Press Book Publishers.

An orchestra is a large instrumental ensemble typical of classical music, which combines instruments from different families, including bowed string instruments such as the violin, viola, cello, and double bass, brass instruments such as the horn, trumpet, trombone and tuba, woodwinds such as the flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon, and percussion instruments such as the timpani, bass drum, triangle, snare drum, cymbals.Instruments Learn and Listen by Instrument!

Click on the links below to sample sounds and learn more about all of the instruments played by our Dallas Symphony Orchestra musicians.Instrument family Instrument name A written C 4 produces: Comment Accordion: A ♭ Piccolo Accordion: A ♭ 5: Used with the University of Chicago Carillon: Alto Accordion: C 5: Being built by Yamaha: D ♭ Piano Accordion: D ♭ 4: An Accordion that transposes up a half step from concert pitch.