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Woodwind instruments and their history.

Baines, Anthony.

Woodwind instruments and their history.

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Published by W. W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woodwind instruments

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 357-366.

    StatementWith a foreword by Adrian Boult.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML930 .B3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination382 p.
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6222918M
    LC Control Number57008338
    OCLC/WorldCa918429


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New York, W.W. Norton [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Baines; Adrian Boult. Woodwind instruments and their history. Part One introduces the woodwinds and thoroughly describes each of the orchestral instruments - their design, basic components, construction, variations and idiosyncrasies.

Woodwinds primarily in use in military and brass bands and several folk instruments are included as well. The last 30 years has also seen the standard of performance by professionals on these instruments rise enormously. This book provides a guide to the history of the four main woodwind instruments of the Baroque, the flute, oboe, recorder and bassoon, and this is complemented by a repertoire list for each instrument.

Woodwind Instruments and Their History by Baines, A. Dover Publications, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In good all round condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN   "Woodwind Instruments And Their History" was chosen to be recorded for the blind and dyslexic by RFB & D.

The book was written in the s but apart from some British usages which may be strange to American readers, the book remains fresh and informative.5/5(2). The late 17th century through to the end of the 18th century saw rapid progress in the development of woodwind instruments and the composition of a vast body of music for those instruments.

During this period a large amount of music for domestic consumption was written for a growing amateur market, a market which has regrown in the latter part of the 20th century. See Article History. Woodwind, any of a group of wind musical instruments, composed of the flutes and reed pipes (i.e., clarinet, oboe, bassoon, and saxophone).

Both groups were traditionally made of wood, but now they may also be constructed of metal. "Woodwind Instruments and Their History" by Anthony Baines. Widely acclaimed for its scholarship, comprehensiveness, and originality, this superior study by a leading authority on woodwind instruments is considered the definitive work on the subject.

This superior study by a leading authority on woodwind instruments is considered the definitive work on the subject, combining a history of woodwinds with detailed descriptions and photographs of the various instruments in use today.

Foreword by Sir Adrian : Baines, Anthony. Woodwind instruments are a family of musical instruments within the more general category of wind instruments. Common examples include flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and saxophone.

There are two main types of woodwind instruments:. Just as with the stringed instruments, the smaller woodwinds play higher pitches while the longer and larger instruments play the lower notes. The woodwind family of instruments includes, from the highest sounding instruments to the lowest, the piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, clarinet, E-flat clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon and contrabassoon.

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You don't need the book to play instruments, but I like to know more about their context and history. For that, this book is well worth buying/5(13).

Wind instrument - Wind instrument - The history of Western wind instruments: In the field of organology, or the study of musical instruments, the name Curt Sachs looms so large that, despite the studies undertaken since his death inno one has yet achieved his eminence.

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From the Publisher "This excellent book ought to be in every library." — Musical Times Widely acclaimed for its scholarship, comprehensiveness, and originality, this superior study by a leading authority is considered the definitive work on woodwind instruments.

Woodwind & Brasswind—your band & orchestra authority—offers more t musical products. We carry a full range of woodwind instruments such as saxophones, clarinets, flutes, oboes and bassoons plus all the woodwind accessories you need like saxophone reeds, clarinet reeds, ligatures, mouthpieces and also have a wide selection of brass instruments.

Woodwind instruments take a variety of forms, but all are united in the fact that they create music by causing air to vibrate within a given area. That said, two major types of woodwind. Anthony Baines WOODWIND INSTRUMENTS AND THEIR HISTORY 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York W.

Norton & Company Good in a Good dust jacket. Previous owner inked to front endpage. Shelf wear to panels. Taping Seller Rating: % positive. TEXTBOOK BINDING. Condition: Very Good. Except for minor taping on bottom edge dust jacket, whole book's near like new, hardback with dust jacket, crisp clean pages.

Woodwind Instruments and Their History. Seller Inventory # SKU More information about this seller | Contact this seller Woodwind instruments are wind instruments made of wood or metal and include the recorder, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, bagpipe, and their family members.

The orchestral and band instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and saxophone) were developed in Europe during the 17th through the 19th centuries, although ancient examples.

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Woodwind instruments, part of the wind family, include many popular instruments such as the flute (and piccolo), clarinet, saxophone and double reed instruments (oboes, bassoons, English horns). Most woodwind instruments share a similar key system which allows players to more easily move between woodwind instruments as compared to brass instruments.

Aroque woodwind instruments 'a guide to their history, google books result. Woodwind instrument wikipedia. This question is other wind instruments are blown by the player and divided into two.Woodwind and brass instruments are now best distinguished according to their mouthpieces, since metal flutes and saxophones remain woodwinds regardless of the material used to make them.

See A. Baines, Woodwind Instruments and Their History (rev. ed. ); A. Carse, Musical Wind Instruments (2d ed. ); R. Donington, Instruments of Music (3d.Many modern woodwind instruments, such as the flute and clarinet, are formed by fitting together shorter sections of tube (joints) to form one longer tube.

In the woodwind section of an orchestra, the instruments range from the tiny piccolo to the large bassoon and contrabassoon.