Encyclopedia of Music: Instruments of the Orchestra and the Great Composers
|Author:||WADE-MATTHEWS MAX & THOMPSON WENDY|
A comprehensive encyclopedia of musical instruments, covering all sections of the orchestra: strings, woodwind and brass, percussion and keyboards, as well as the voice. Also covers historical, rare and non-Western instruments. An authoritative guide to over 100 composers from Bach to Xenakis, covering all styles of composition.