In this extensively revised and updated edition, Anthony Baines documents the various stages of the evolution of brass instruments with immense learning and a wealth of detail. The text is supplemented by over 140 black-and-white illustrations as well as 48 music examples. The result is a scholarly yet accessible account that remains an indispensable resource for any brass player or music historian.
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(215mm x 137mm x 15mm)
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Author Biography - Anthony Baines
Anthony Baines (1912-97) was an English organologist who produced a wide variety of works on the history of musical instruments. He was a founding member of the Galpin Society, formed in 1946 to further research into the history, construction, development, and use of musical instruments.