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Instruments of the Modern Orchestra & Early Records of the Precursors of the Violin Family

Kathleen Schlesinger

Instruments of the Modern Orchestra & Early Records of the Precursors of the Violin Family

by Kathleen Schlesinger

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Published by Reprint Services Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical,
  • Musical Instruments - General,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages658
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9885486M
    ISBN 100781293561
    ISBN 109780781293563
    OCLC/WorldCa36428379

      Yes, the sounds of string instruments come from their strings. The strings may be plucked, as in a guitar or harp; bowed, as with a cello or a violin; or struck, as with a dulcimer. This creates a vibration that causes a unique sound. Stringed instruments include the violin, viola, cello, bass, harp, and dulcimer. Woodwinds. Ancient Greek instruments such as the aulos (a reed instrument) and the lyre (a stringed instrument similar to a small harp) eventually led to several modern-day instruments of a classical orchestra. The antecedent to the early period was the era of ancient music before the fall of the Roman Empire ( AD). Early period Medieval era.

    The violin is able to play at a higher register than all the other instruments of the string family of the orchestra. Major composers have recognized the musical possibilities of the instrument. Along with the piano and the voice, the violin is one of the instruments with the most extensive concert repertoire. The five families of instruments in the modern orchestra. violin, viola, cello, and double bass. The four instruments in the bowed-string family. violin. The range of this bowed-string instrument is highest in pitch. oboe, english horn, bassoon. These three woodwind instruments use a double reed.

    The Instruments of the Modern Orchestra & Early Records of the Precursors of the Violin, Vol II, K. Schlesinger, 9. Les Instruments a Archet, T II, A. Vidal, These early instruments were eventually characterized by the methods used to play them, the viola de braccio (meaning “arm”) and the viola de Gamba (which means leg). And although the de Gamba was initially the preferred, rather aristocratic instrument, the members of the violin family we know today all emerged from the de braccio design.


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Instruments of the Modern Orchestra Aside from the violin, viola, piccolo, English Horn, French Horn and bassoon, other musical instruments of the modern orchestra include: Clarinet: From its first inception during the late s to today's clarinet models, this musical instrument has certainly gone a long way.

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The violin, viola, and cello were first made in the early 16th century, in Italy. The earliest evidence for their existence is in paintings by Gaudenzio Ferrari from the s, though Ferrari's instruments had only three strings. The Academie musicale, a treatise written in by Philibert Jambe de Fer, gives a clear description of the violin family much as we know it today.

The instruments of the modern orchestra & early records of the precursors of the violin family, By Kathleen. Schlesinger. Abstract. Vol. 2 appeared separately inunder title: The precursors of the violin continuously.v. Modern orchestral instruments (history, structure, capabilities) a practical illustrated handbook--v.

I N view of the rapidly increasing number of Symphony Orchestras throughout the country, and the consequent wide-spread interest in the better class of orchestral music, a demand has arisen among music-lovers and students for information concerning the instruments that constitute the modern symphony orchestra.

The purpose of this little book is to supply such information as is really needful. Title: The instruments of the modern orchestra & early records of the precursors of the violin family (Volume v. 2) Author: Schlesinger, Kathleen Number of pages: pages Language: English Topics: Geography, United Kingdom.

The violin family. The violin family comprises the violin, the viola, the cello (violoncello), and the double bass; it forms the backbone of the modern symphony addition, the violin and the viola are widely used in the music of South India and North Africa, in contemporary Greek and Arab music, in European and American folk music, and by Roma musicians.

Historically informed performance (also referred to as period performance, authentic performance, or HIP) is an approach to the performance of classical music, which aims to be faithful to the approach, manner and style of the musical era in which a work was originally conceived.

It is based on two key aspects: the application of the stylistic and technical aspects of performance, known as. Kathleen Schlesinger, The instruments of the modern orchestra & early records of the precursors of the violin family, with over illustrations and plates, London: W. Reeves, -- A bibliography of musical instruments and archaeology, intended as a guide to the study of the history of musical instruments, London: W.

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