Horn Technique

Filename: horn-technique.pdf
ISBN: OCLC:655080080
Release Date: 1992
Number of pages: 137
Author: Gunther Schuller
Publisher:

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Daily Exercises for French Horn

Filename: daily-exercises-for-french-horn.pdf
ISBN: 9781457450846
Release Date: 1999-10-19
Number of pages: 24
Author: Max P. Pottag
Publisher: Alfred Music

Download and read online Daily Exercises for French Horn in PDF and EPUB A collection of exercises, for French Horn, composed by Max P. Pottag.


Blow Your Own Horn

Filename: blow-your-own-horn.pdf
ISBN: 0889629277
Release Date: 2012-01-03
Number of pages: 159
Author: Fergus McWilliam
Publisher:

Download and read online Blow Your Own Horn in PDF and EPUB Fergus McWilliam has been a member of the Berlin Philharmonic since 1985 and was a founding member of the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet in 1988. He has spent the last twenty years touring the world with the Berlin Philharmonic and has made over a dozen recordings with his ensemble. Durng his career, he has performed with many of the major conductors of our times, including Herbert von Karajan, Claudio Ababado, Sir Simon Rattle, Leonard Bernstein, Carlos Kleiber, Seiji Ozawa, Pierre Boulez, James Levine, Daniel Barenboim and more. In addition, McWilliam also founded the Horns of Berlin Philharmonic and has helped re-establish the Winds of Berlin Philharmonic. His solo and chamber music activities continue to take him throughout Europe, the Americas and the Far East. Fergus McWilliam is also an internationally esteemed and sought-after teacher. He continues to give master classes at leading music schools in many countries, including the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Academy, the Hans-Eisler Musikhochschule in Berlin, the Royal Academy of Music and the Guildhall School in London, the Paris Conservatoire, the Tokyo University of Fine Arts, the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, the Venezuela Youth Music programme and more. Blow your OWN Horn is Fergus McWilliams 'take' on horn playing and more generally on music education.Written in a very spirited style, the book covers all aspects of playing and the profession, including, practical elements such as: auditions, embouchure, breathing, exercises. In addition, McWilliam explores topics such as: mind games, attitude, strategies, relativity, under pressure, why do we need teachers and much more! Fergus McWilliam was born in Scotland and grew up in Toronto. He currently resides in Berlin. Blow your OWN Horn is indispensible for anyone who has a fascination with the musical world, both professionals and amateurs.


Guide to the Solo Horn Repertoire

Filename: guide-to-the-solo-horn-repertoire.pdf
ISBN: 9780253019356
Release Date: 2016-04-18
Number of pages: 622
Author: Richard Seraphinoff
Publisher: Indiana University Press

Download and read online Guide to the Solo Horn Repertoire in PDF and EPUB This comprehensive, annotated resource of solo repertoire for the horn documents in detail the rich catalogue of original solo compositions for the instrument. Intended as a guide for practical use and easy reference, it is organized into three large sections: works for unaccompanied horn, works for horn and keyboard, and works for horn and ensemble. Each entry includes publisher information, a brief description of the form and character of a work, technical details of the horn writing, and information on dedication and premiere. The authors also include commentary on the various techniques required and the performance challenges of each piece. Representing over ten years of careful compilation and notation by an expert in horn performance and pedagogy, and by a seasoned music librarian and natural horn performer, Guide to the Solo Horn Repertoire will be an invaluable resource for performers, educators, and composers.


Embouchure Building for French Horn

Filename: embouchure-building-for-french-horn.pdf
ISBN: 1457452464
Release Date: 1956
Number of pages: 40
Author: Joseph Singer
Publisher: Alfred Music

Download and read online Embouchure Building for French Horn in PDF and EPUB This book has been compiled to aid teachers and students in the development of the French Horn embouchure, particularly in the important period following elementary development. It is based upon the theory that, mechanically, nearly all of the problems to be met by the player in the orchestra, band, chamber ensemble, etc., can be covered by a comprehensive daily routine of practice. Various drills have been devised, with no claim to originality, to cope with the various mechanical problems of embouchure with which the player is faced in the field.


Horn

Filename: horn.pdf
ISBN: 0356090973
Release Date: 1983-01-01
Number of pages: 202
Author: Barry Tuckwell
Publisher: Kahn & Averill

Download and read online Horn in PDF and EPUB "Barry Tuckwell tells the story of the taming of the horn from a loud, rough signalling instrument to one that is mellow and emotive - described by Schumann as 'the soul of the orchestra.' The history of the horn we know today is closely related to technical developments both in playing and in writing, and with a wealth of musical examples Barry Tuckwell tells us of these changes and the people who made them." "He then deals with the difficulties of building and maintaining this difficult instrument, providing invaluable: insights into the practicalities of the craft." "Useful advice is given on all aspects of learning, practising and playing for the beginner, amateur and teacher."--BOOK JACKET.


Improvisation games for classical musicians

Filename: improvisation-games-for-classical-musicians.pdf
ISBN: STANFORD:36105132770723
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Number of pages: 354
Author: Jeffrey Agrell
Publisher: G I A Pubns

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The French Horn

Filename: the-french-horn.pdf
ISBN: UCAL:B4325592
Release Date: 1960
Number of pages: 222
Author: R. Morley-Pegge
Publisher: London : E. Benn

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The Art of French Horn Playing

Filename: the-art-of-french-horn-playing.pdf
ISBN: 145740009X
Release Date: 1999-10-19
Number of pages: 96
Author: Philip Farkas
Publisher: Alfred Music

Download and read online The Art of French Horn Playing in PDF and EPUB First to be published in the series was The Art of French Horn Playing by Philip Farkas, now Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Music at Indiana University. In 1956, when Summy-Birchard published Farkas's book, he was a solo horn player for the Chicago Symphony and had held similar positions with other orchestras, including the Boston Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, and Kansas City Conservatory, DePaul University, Northwestern University, and Roosevelt University in Chicago. The Art of French Horn Playing set the pattern, and other books in the series soon followed, offering help to students in learning to master their instruments and achieve their goals.


Thoughts on playing the horn well

Filename: thoughts-on-playing-the-horn-well.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015019884199
Release Date: 1994
Number of pages: 66
Author: Frøydis Ree Wekre
Publisher:

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Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series

Filename: catalog-of-copyright-entries-third-series.pdf
ISBN: STANFORD:36105006280866
Release Date: 1963
Number of pages: 1166
Author:
Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress

Download and read online Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series in PDF and EPUB Includes Part 1, Number 1: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (January - June)


Intelligence Mind and Reasoning

Filename: intelligence-mind-and-reasoning.pdf
ISBN: 008086760X
Release Date: 1994-03-17
Number of pages: 238
Author: A. Demetriou
Publisher: Elsevier

Download and read online Intelligence Mind and Reasoning in PDF and EPUB This volume aims to contribute to the integration of three traditions that have remained separate in psychology. Specifically, the developmental, the psychometric, and the cognitive tradition. In order to achieve this aim, the text deals with these three aspects of human knowing that have been the focus of one or more of the three traditions for many years. Answers are provided to questions such as the following: What is common to intelligence, mind, and reasoning? What is specific to each of these three aspects of human knowing? How does each of them affect the functioning and development of the other? The chapters are organized into two parts. Part I focuses on intelligence and mind and has reasoning at the background. The papers in this part present new theories and methods that systematically attempt to bridge psychometric theories of intelligence with theories of cognitive development or information processing theories. Part II focuses on mind and reasoning and has intelligence at the background. The papers in this part develop models of reasoning and attempt to show how reasoning interacts with mind and intelligence. Two discussion chapters are also included. These highlight the convergences and the divergences of the various traditions as represented in the book.


The Brass Gym

Filename: the-brass-gym.pdf
ISBN: 0974847704
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Number of pages: 110
Author: Focus on Excellence
Publisher:

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The Dale Clevenger French Horn Methods

Filename: the-dale-clevenger-french-horn-methods.pdf
ISBN: 0849702690
Release Date: 1974
Number of pages: 42
Author: Dale Clevenger
Publisher:

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Origins and Development of Musical Instruments

Filename: origins-and-development-of-musical-instruments.pdf
ISBN: 9780810877702
Release Date: 2007-10-29
Number of pages: 280
Author: Jeremy Montagu
Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Download and read online Origins and Development of Musical Instruments in PDF and EPUB Origins and Development of Musical Instruments describes the creation, use, and development of musical instruments from the Old Stone Age to the present day. Musical instruments, from the simplest whistles to the most complex organs, conch trumpets to sousaphones, archers' and musical bows to violins and pianos, the most basic straw reeds to the modern MIDI systems, and pairs of stones struck together to synthesizers, are all described here by instrument collector and expert Jeremy Montagu. Montagu speculates on how these instruments originated in the earliest days of humanity and relates how they moved from one culture to another through history, all the while changing and developing until they became the instruments we know today. The book also surveys the present uses of instruments throughout the world. Each chapter is devoted to a different type of instrument. Intervals and additional sections enhance the volume with information on musicians, the Medieval Renaissance, the ideal accompaniment, archaeology, symbiotic and newly created instruments, classification of instruments, scales and music, and some of the problems of acoustics. This comprehensive volume is illustrated with over 120 photos capturing several hundred instruments from all over the world; many of them from the author's own collection of over 2,500 instruments. A copious bibliography of sources, three indexes, and a series of maps make this a priceless resource.