Scoring for Percussion

Scoring for Percussion : And the Instruments of the Percussion Family, Book & CD-ROM

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Scoring for Percussion is a complete manual including availability, ranges, transpositions, techniques, beaters, and standardized notation. It provides a guide for arrangers scoring percussion parts for pieces in a variety of styles. This newly revised edition contains an enhanced CD-ROM that provides a comprehensive look at more than 85 percussion instruments, with images of the instruments, sound samples, and typical patterns associated with each instrument.
"Every serious student of composition/arranging/orchestration, not to mention percussionists themselves, would do well to thoroughly study and master the concepts presented in this text."
-Percussive Notes
"This 152-page resource reference textbook should be included in every university library for reference, if not required for the discussion of actual curricular content in percussion scoring and notation."
-Jim Lambert, The Instrumentalist
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  • Mixed media product | 152 pages
  • 226.06 x 299.72 x 15.24mm | 521.63g
  • Alfred Music
  • English
  • Printed music items; Charts; Line drawings, black and white; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0739052799
  • 9780739052792
  • 1,411,930

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