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Title The Cambridge companion to the orchestra / edited by Colin Lawson.

Published London : Cambridge University Press, 2002.


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Physical description xiv, 300 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents The History of the orchestra / Tim Carter and Erik levi -- The Development of musical instruments: national trends and musical implications / Robert Barclay -- The Orchestral repertory / Peter Laki -- From notation to sound / Richard Rastall -- The Art of orchestration / Julian Ruston -- The History of direction and conducting / Jeremy Siepmann -- International case studies / Jon Tolanski -- The Revival of historical instruments / Colin Lawson.
Recording the orchestra / John Rushby-Smith -- Training the orchestra / Simon Channing -- The Life of an orchestral musician / Clive Gillinson and Jonathan Vaughan -- Historical recordings of orchestras / Robert Philip -- The Orchestral composer / Robert Saxton -- Educational programmes / Sue Knussen -- The Future of the orchestra / Stephen Cottrell -- Notes -- Appendices / compiled by Tim Carter and Erik Levi: 1. The Constitution of selected orchestras, 1670-1865. 2. Orchestras founded in the nineteenth century. 3. Orchestras founded in the twentieth century -- Select bibiliography -- Index.
Other author Lawson, Colin (Colin James)
Subject Orchestra.
Orchestral music -- Analysis, appreciation.
ISBN 0521001323 (pbk.)