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This is an encyclopedic, large-format book containing hundreds of illustrations. While not geared toward making conventional instruments, Musical Instrument Design provides all the information that anyone (amateur or professional) should ever need to construct an amazingly wide variety of percussion, string, and wind instruments. Includes many designs along with parts lists and detailed construction instructions.

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An extensively-illustrated, detailed encyclopedic guide and resource to musical instrument design theory and construction for both the novice and the experienced builder.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

"Deals with the principles of acoustics and their relationship to instrument design in depth.. . .Recommended for most music collections."  —Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN:
9781884365089
Introduction:
Scoville, John
Publisher:
See Sharp Press
Introduction by:
Scoville, John
Introduction:
Scoville, John
Author:
Hopkin, Bart
Author:
Scoville, John
Location:
Tuscon, Ariz. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Musical Instruments - General
Subject:
Musical instruments
Subject:
Construction
Subject:
Music theory
Subject:
Music-Folk Instruments
Subject:
Instruction & Study
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 2.012
Publication Date:
19960131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
181
Dimensions:
11.00 x 8.50 in 1.06 lb

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