Norton Manual of Music Notation by George Heussenstamm
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Norton Manual of Music Notation
By George Heussenstamm

Norton Manual of Music Notation

By (author) See other recent books by George Heussenstamm
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $53.95
Your Price: $48.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.43 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



Norton Manual of Music Notation by George Heussenstamm

Book Description

Part I deals with ELEMENTS OF NOTATION, arranged in the order they are found in printed music, i.e., clefs, followed by key signatures, time signatures, etc. For each element, a model, a model is given and, where appropriate, simple drills provided. In part II, the ELEMENTS ARE COMBINED and the student is introduced to considerations of spacing, changes of meter, clef, and key as well as the notation of syncopation and irregular divisions of the beat. Part III delineates SCORING PRACTICES ranging from notating two lines of music on one staff to discussions of transposing instruments, orchestral score layouts, and the extraction of instrumental parts. The author provides an appendix designed for those who wish to achieve more professional results; copying tools, materials, and techniques, as well as popular-music notation are described in detail. George Heussenstamm is a frequently-performed composer who has prepared his own scores for years. The copying skills he developed enabled him to give very successful courses in music notation at several California universities. The present book is the practical result of his experience as a teacher and professional copyist.

Buy Norton Manual of Music Notation book by George Heussenstamm from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780393955262
ISBN-10: 0393955265
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 180mm x 12mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 23-Sep-1987
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Norton Manual of Music Notation book by George Heussenstamm and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by George Heussenstamm close
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close