Technique of Orchestration, The, 6th Edition. Kent Kennan, University of Texas at Austin. Donald Grantham, University of Kennan & Grantham. © Cloth. There is a handful of bespoke books dealing with various aspects of orchestration. Treatise on Instrumentation by Berlioz (Dover ISBN ;. The emphasis is on the practical fundamentals of orchestration. The Sixth Edition has been expanded and revised to reflect new developments in instruments.
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If you’re interested in creating a cost-saving package for your students, contact your Pearson rep. Sep 17, Vince Brown rated it really liked it. Hardcoverpages. Pearson offers special pricing when you package your text with other student resources. He learned to play the organ and the piano and received degrees in composition and music theory from the University of Michigan and the Eastman School of Music in composition and music theory.
Kennan was a longtime professor at the University of Texas at Austin, also teaching briefly at Kent State University and for two years at Ohio State University during the s. Brad Slavik rated it it was amazing May 01, His compositions have been performed by many major orchestras, and a number have been published and recorded.
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A short chapter on scoring for high school orchestras, and information on nonorchestral instrumental groups, including the band and the wind ensemble. Seal rated it really liked it Dec 19, As a reference on the practical fundamentals of orchestration. Anyone studying music composition.
Book Review The Technique of Orchestration. As well as an introductory chapter on ways in which to use The Technique of Orchestration it does have a student feel about it… each chapter has assignmentsthere is a bibliography and a good index. You have successfully signed out and will be required to sign back in should you need to download more resources.
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After completing his musical studies at the Eastman School of Music, he received the Prix de Rome in music. These extremely helpful chapters are also preceded by short introductions to specifics… scoring chords for woodwinds, horns and strings, for example.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Instrumental layout through chapters and great explanation of uses and techniques.
His Night Soliloquy was written in and is set for solo flute, piano and strings. This was a gift to my sweetheart who is a composer. At the age of 23, he was awarded the Prix de Rome, which allowed him to study for three years in Europe, primarily at the American Academy in Rome.
From inside the book. Feb 24, Jason rated it really liked it. Rain rated it liked it Aug 13, At the age of 23, he was awarded the Prix de Rome, which allowed him to study for three years in Europe, primarily at the American Academ Kent Kennan was an American composer, author, educator, and professor. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Kent Kennan was an American composer, author, educator, and professor.
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His Sonata for Trumpet and Piano is part of the standard repertoire for many collegiate trumpet studios. There is a handful of bespoke books dealing with various aspects of orchestration.
His books Counterpoint and The Technique of Orchestration have been widely used as classroom texts. It is not only a orchestratiob reference, but with each edition, it details not only the capabilities of every instrument, but the explorations into the special effects that can be created by instruments. The technique of orchestration.