Catechism of Musical Instruments

Catechism of Musical Instruments : Guide to Instrumentation (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Catechism of Musical Instruments: Guide to Instrumentation The compilation of the Musical Catechisms has been carried out on the same plan as the author adopted in his Musical Lexicon; viz to present cons cisely, in a manner readily intelligible, and especially synoptical, everything relating to musical knowledge which it is chiefly important to know, and thus in place of the widely=circulaited little works, out wardly of similar aspect, but as to their actual con tents, occupying much too low a level, to create small pocket manuals, from which, in every moment of doubt, speedy enlightenment is to be obtained. N0! Zo/zal every musz'ez'mz knows, 6212' m/zaz' every musician meg/z! To know, 5/202d 6e fozmd a Mtsz'ea/ Calee/zz'sm. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243082479
  • 9780243082476