Mini Music Guides Dictionary of Music

This book is packed with essential music information!

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781470622220

Category: Music

Page: 256

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This book is packed with essential music information! Alfred's Mini Music Guides provide essential information. With over 2,500 entries of clear, practical definitions, explanations, and information, Dictionary of Music is the most useful compact music dictionary available. It includes pronunciation of foreign terms, music examples to accompany definitions, biographical information on composers, and a comprehensive list of instruments and their written and sounding ranges. Spanning from the Middle Ages to Contemporary and pop music, Dictionary of Music also contains helpful music theory charts that cover scales, modes, chords, key signatures, and much more.
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Essential Dictionary of Music Theory

Covering virtually every aspect of music theory, the volume includes everything from scales and modes to comprehensive ranges of woodwinds, brass, stringed instruments (with open-string pitches) and voices.

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457410753

Category: Music

Page: 32

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This Essential Dictionary packs a wealth of information into our "user-friendly" Handy Guide format. Covering virtually every aspect of music theory, the volume includes everything from scales and modes to comprehensive ranges of woodwinds, brass, stringed instruments (with open-string pitches) and voices. Also includes tablature and guitar notation, and features written and sounding ranges for transposing instruments. A must-have for musicians of all levels!
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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration

Designed for quick and easy reference, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips and much more!

Author: Dave Black

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 0739000217

Category: Music

Page: 352

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At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget. Any teacher, student or professional musician, whether a composer, orchestrator, arranger, performer or enthusiast will find this thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. Designed for quick and easy reference, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips and much more!
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Essential Dictionary of Music

A comprehensive collection of composers, theory and definitions, this Handy-Guide provides a broad range of information, from basic principles of theory and biographies of composers to pronunciations of foreign terms and ranges of ...

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 0882847317

Category: Music

Page: 160

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A comprehensive collection of composers, theory and definitions, this Handy-Guide provides a broad range of information, from basic principles of theory and biographies of composers to pronunciations of foreign terms and ranges of instruments and voices. The concise, easy-to-use, spiral-bound volume covers every major aspect of music.
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Essential Dictionary of Music Definitions

An invaluable addition to the "Essential Dictionary" library, this Handy Guide provides a comprehensive reference for musical terms and definitions.

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457410737

Category: Music

Page: 64

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An invaluable addition to the "Essential Dictionary" library, this Handy Guide provides a comprehensive reference for musical terms and definitions. Often supported by examples that clarify the presented term, the volume also includes the pronunciation of foreign terms, and up-to-date electronic music terms. Entries are cross-referenced for easy use.
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Essential Dictionary of Orchestration

Designed for quick and easy reference, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips and much more!

Author: Dave Black

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457412998

Category: Music

Page: 352

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At last, an orchestration book tailor-made for the classroom musician on a budget. Any teacher, student or professional musician, whether a composer, orchestrator, arranger, performer or enthusiast will find this thoroughly comprehensive dictionary full of the most needed information on over 150 instruments. Designed for quick and easy reference, the Essential Dictionary of Orchestration includes those much-needed instrument ranges, general characteristics, tone quality descriptions, technical pitfalls, useful scoring tips and much more!
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Essential Dictionary of Music Definitions

An invaluable addition to the "Essential Dictionary" library, this Handy Guide provides a comprehensive reference for musical terms and definitions.

Author: Lindsey C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 0882847678

Category: Music

Page: 64

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An invaluable addition to the "Essential Dictionary" library, this Handy Guide provides a comprehensive reference for musical terms and definitions. Often supported by examples that clarify the presented term, the volume also includes the pronunciation of foreign terms, and up-to-date electronic music terms. Entries are cross-referenced for easy use.
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Alfred s Pocket Dictionary of Music

Contains thousands of entries covering all eras of music.

Author: Sandy Feldstein

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 0882843494

Category: Music

Page: 240

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Contains thousands of entries covering all eras of music. It is unique in that it includes contemporary terms and composers from the popular genre as well as classical terms and composers. It is organized in a logical sequence for quick and easy reference.
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Essential Dictionary of Composers

This Handy Guide functions as an easy-to-use historical-reference book, both educational and fun!

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 0882847651

Category: Music

Page: 64

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This Handy Guide functions as an easy-to-use historical-reference book, both educational and fun! It provides important information on composers, spanning from the middle ages to contemporary/pop. Every entry contains basic facts such as dates and historical periods of music as well as additional items of interest and importance.
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Essential Dictionary of Music

The Essential Dictionary Series Whether you are researching , notating , songwriting or orchestrating music , these pocket - sized dictionaries are your one ...

Author: Lindsey C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 0882847287

Category: Music

Page: 336

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A useful collection of definitions, composers and theory. This pocket-sized reference book includes a broad range of important information, from basic principles of theory and concise biographies of composers to pronunciations of foreign terms and ranges of instruments and voices. This easy-to-use volume covers every major aspect of music. Includes over 330 pages.
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Essential Dictionary of Music

Alfred's essential dictionary of music: definitions, composers, theory, instrumental & vocal ranges / Lindsey Harnsberger. p. cm. ISBN 0-88284-728-7 (alk.

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457410697

Category: Music

Page: 336

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A useful collection of definitions, composers and theory. This pocket-sized reference book includes a broad range of important information, from basic principles of theory and concise biographies of composers to pronunciations of foreign terms and ranges of instruments and voices. This easy-to-use volume covers every major aspect of music. Includes over 330 pages.
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Essential Dictionary of Composers

Four Essential Music Dictionaries L.C. Harnsberger Essential Dictionary of Music Definitions ( 16641 ) A • Includes the pronunciation of foreign terms B.

Author: L. C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457410745

Category: Music

Page: 64

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This Handy Guide functions as an easy-to-use historical-reference book, both educational and fun! It provides important information on composers, spanning from the middle ages to contemporary/pop. Every entry contains basic facts such as dates and historical periods of music as well as additional items of interest and importance.
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Dictionary of Music

Spanning from the Middle Ages to Contemporary and pop music, Dictionary of Music also contains helpful music theory charts that cover scales, modes, chords, key signatures, and much more.

Author: Lindsey C. Harnsberger

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 0739096354

Category: Music

Page: 256

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Over 250 pages packed with essential music information! Alfred's Mini Music Guides provide essential information in a convenient size. With over 2,500 entries of clear, practical definitions, explanations, and information, Dictionary of Music is the most useful compact music dictionary available. It includes pronunciation of foreign terms, music examples to accompany definitions, biographical information on composers, and a comprehensive list of instruments and their written and sounding ranges. Spanning from the Middle Ages to Contemporary and pop music, Dictionary of Music also contains helpful music theory charts that cover scales, modes, chords, key signatures, and much more.
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The Harvard Dictionary of Music

This classic reference work, the best one-volume music dictionary available, has been brought completely up to date in this new edition.

Author: Don Michael Randel

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 9780674417991

Category: Music

Page: 1008

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This classic reference work, the best one-volume music dictionary available, has been brought completely up to date in this new edition. Combining authoritative scholarship and lucid, lively prose, the Fourth Edition of The Harvard Dictionary of Music is the essential guide for musicians, students, and everyone who appreciates music.
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The Dictionary of Hindustani Classical Music

In this book the author has dealt with the musical terms as found in the old sastras and are also in common use.

Author: Vimalakānta Rôya Caudhurī

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publ.

ISBN: 8120817087

Category: Hindustani music

Page: 193

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In this book the author has dealt with the musical terms as found in the old sastras and are also in common use. He has explained these terms in simple language with reference to their history of origin. Description of seventy-eight different musical instruments and forty-seven different Talas are also there. An essential aid to research-scholars and students of music. The Bengali version of the book Bharatiya Sangeetkosh earned for him Sangeet Natak Academy award as the best book on music published during the period from 1960 to 1968. Bimalakanta Roychaudhuri was born in 1909 in all illustrious family of musical heritage. He had his training in music from Sitalchandra Mukhopadhyay, Sitalkrishna Ghosh, Amir Khan (Sarod) and then from Inayet Khan, the foremost Sitar players of those days. He also had his musical training from his maternal uncle Birendrakishore Roychaudhuri and maternal grandfather Brojendrakishore Roychaudhuri. He took part in the translation of Sangeet Ratnakara from Sanskrit to Bengali under the patronage of Brojendrakishore Roychaudhuri. He was Chairman of the Board of Musical Studies of the University of Calcutta. His work Raga Vyakarana (in Hindi) has been published by the Bharatiya Jnanpith.
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A Dictionary of Music and Musicians

The last sharp or portance as an essential note of the scale . Thus flat of any
signature is therefore the one which | Handel rarely wrote F minor with more than
distinguishes it from all scales with fewer signs , three flats , the Db being marked
as ...

Author: George Grove

Publisher:

ISBN: UCI:31970007660589

Category: Music

Page:

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A Dictionary of Music Translated by William Waring

Which are the two most essential chords in each tone ? The tonic and dominant . How can the baís have its direction by descending from the fifth on two ...

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0018514470

Category:

Page: 470

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The Hutchinson Concise Dictionary of Music

... marked over a note in music for a string player ; or an indication that a ... in musical notation , indicating that an instrument or voice is essential ...

Author: Barrie Jones

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1579581781

Category: Music

Page: 762

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The Hutchinson Concise Dictionary of Music, in 7,500 entries, retains the breadth of coverage, clarity, and accessibility of the highly acclaimed Hutchinson Encyclopedia of Music, from which it is derived.
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