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Musical instruments of the Western World

Emanuel Winternitz

Musical instruments of the Western World

by Emanuel Winternitz

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical instruments

  • Edition Notes

    Statementphotographs by Lilly Stunzi.
    ContributionsStunzi, Lilly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML460 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p.
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5569316M
    LC Control Number67076499

    Lark in the Morning musical instruments and instructional material from all over the world. Pages in category "Western Classical music instruments" The following 30 pages are in this category, out of 30 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

      This classic anthology assembles over source readings, bringing to life the history of music through letters, reviews, biographical sketches, memoirs, and other documents. Writings by composers, critics, and educators touch on virtually every aspect of Western music from ancient Greece to the present day/5(4). About the Book. Music in India encompasses a vast panoply of instruments, forms, performers, principles, and history in the religious, folk, tribal, hybrid’, film.

    Instruments used in western music. Deffinitions from Textbook The Enjoyment of Music. Terms in this set (98) Instrument. Mechanism that generates musical vibrations and transmits them into the Register. Specific area in the range of an instrument or Soprano.   Reflecting the growing interest in popular music from the developing world, this unique book is the first to examine all major non-Western urban music styles, from increasingly familiar genres like reggae and salsa, to the lesser-known regional styles of Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, non-Western Europe (Greece, Yugoslavia, Portugal), Asia, and the/5(8).


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Price New from Used from 3/5(1). Musical instruments of the western world. "Dr Winternitz has devoted a lifetime to the study of musical instruments, and for this book he has selected some of the worlds most prized examples to discuss in detail, with full notes on techniques and materials used, and the instrument maker, if known.

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Musical Instruments of the World presents a visual, historical review of musical instruments and sociogroupings of instruments. It demonstrates man's need to communicate and share sound creatively through the ages.

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An assortment of musical instruments in an Istanbul music store. This is a list of musical instruments, including percussion, wind, stringed, and electronic instruments. Contents. Our qualitative range of Western Musical Instruments include Electric Guitars, Acoustic Guitars, Amplifiers, Mandolin, Violin and Drum Kits.

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The collection includes: the standard Western instruments used in music making today throughout the cosmopolitan world; earlier historic forms of many of these same instruments; and a generous sampling of instruments used in musical traditions around the non-Western world. The Western world, also known as the West, refers to various regions, nations and states, depending on the context, most often consisting of the majority of Europe, Australasia, and most of the Americas.

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Preface: This book is especially meant for the members of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. Its purpose is to teach them how to sing and platy the harmonium acc. From anonymous 10th century troubadours to world-renowned 20th century composers, A History of Music of the Western World explores the roots of the most influential music genres of our time.

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The Chinese divide them according to the material of which they are made—as, for example, stone, wood, silk, and metal. Writers in the Greco-Roman world distinguished three main types of instruments: wind, stringed, and percussion.