Musical instruments : history, technology, and performance of instruments of western music (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Musical instruments : history, technology, and performance of instruments of western music Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Musical instruments : history, technology, and performance of instruments of western music

Author: Murray Campbell; Clive A Greated; Arnold Myers; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford scholarship online, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Presents a comprehensive survey to explain how Western musical instruments work, how they developed historically, how they are manufactured, and how they are used to make music. This book introduces  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Murray Campbell; Clive A Greated; Arnold Myers; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780198165040 0198165048
OCLC Number: 317450341
Notes: Title from e-book home page (viewed Mar. 26, 2009).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Sounds and Sweet Airs ; 2. Family Relationships ; 3. Woodwind Instruments with Reeds ; 4. The Flute Family ; 5. Bugles and Horns ; 6. Trumpets and Trombones ; 7. Percussion Instruments ; 8. Stringed Instruments Played with a Bow ; 9. Plucked and Hammered Stringed Instruments ; 10. Clavichord and Harpsichord ; 11. The Pianoforte ; 12. The Pipe Organ ; 13. Electroacoustic, Electromechanical and Electronic Instruments
Responsibility: Campbel, Murray, Greated, Clive, Myers, Arnold.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...the writing is fluent and quiet, making this a book that serious readers should benefit from and also greatly respect. * Choice *

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.