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The Cambridge Companion to the Clarinet (Cambridge Companions to Music)

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The Cambridge Companion to the Clarinet is a practical guide to the world of the clarinet. It offers students and performers a composite survey of the history and repertory of the instrument from its origins to the present day, as well as practical guidance on teaching and playing from historical performance to contemporary techniques and jazz. Informed by the experience of distinguished professional players and teachers, this book makes an essential and stimulating reference book for all clarinet enthusiasts.

Synopsis:

This practical guide is an essential and stimulating reference book for all clarinet enthusiasts.

Synopsis:

This text offers students and performers a composite survey of the history and repertory of the clarinet from its origins to the present day, as well as guidance on teaching and playing from historical performance to contemporary techniques and jazz.

Synopsis:

This is a practical guide to the world of the clarinet. It offers students and performers a composite survey of the history and repertoire of the instrument from its origins to the present day, as well as practical guidance on teaching and performing.

Synopsis:

This practical guide is an essential and stimulating reference book for all clarinet enthusiasts.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [222]-229) and index.

Table of Contents

1. Single reeds before 1750 Colin Lawson; 2. The development of the clarinet Nicholas Shackleton; 3. The clarinet family: clarinets in B flat and A, the C clarinet Colin Lawson; The high clarinets Basil Tschaikov; The basset horn Georgina Dobrée; The bass clarinet Michael Harris; 4. The development of the clarinet repertoire Jo Rees-Davis; 5. Players and composers Pamela Weston; 6. The mechanics of playing the clarinet Antony Pay; 7. Teaching the clarinet Paul Harris; 8. Playing historical clarinets Colin Lawson; 9. The professional clarinettist Nicholas Cox; 10. The contemporary clarinet Roger Heaton; 11. The clarinet in jazz John Robert Brown; 12. The clarinet on record Michael Bryant; Appendices.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521476683
Editor:
Lawson, Colin
Editor:
Cross, Jonathan
Editor:
Lawson, Colin
Editor:
Cross, Jonathan
Author:
Lawson, Colin
Author:
Cross, Jonathan
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge England ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
Museums, Tours, Points of Interest
Subject:
Literary landmarks
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Woodwinds
Subject:
Clarinet
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Clarinet Clarinet
Subject:
Music-Books on Woodwinds and Brass
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Music
Series Volume:
104
Publication Date:
20030431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
35 b/w illus. 28 music examples
Pages:
260
Dimensions:
9.66x7.46x.63 in. 1.05 lbs.

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Product details 260 pages Cambridge University Press - English 9780521476683 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This practical guide is an essential and stimulating reference book for all clarinet enthusiasts.
"Synopsis" by , This text offers students and performers a composite survey of the history and repertory of the clarinet from its origins to the present day, as well as guidance on teaching and playing from historical performance to contemporary techniques and jazz.
"Synopsis" by , This is a practical guide to the world of the clarinet. It offers students and performers a composite survey of the history and repertoire of the instrument from its origins to the present day, as well as practical guidance on teaching and performing.
"Synopsis" by , This practical guide is an essential and stimulating reference book for all clarinet enthusiasts.
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