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Scoring for Percussion: And the Instruments of the Percussion Family [With CDROM] H. Owen Reed

Scoring for Percussion: And the Instruments of the Percussion Family [With CDROM]

H. Owen Reed

Published January 1st 2010
ISBN : 9780739052792
Paperback
152 pages
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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 newlyMoreScoring 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 NotesThis 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