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A Complete Guide to Brass: Instruments and Technique [Spiral-bound]

Scott Whitener

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15 Mar 2006 0534509886 978-0534509880 3rd Revised edition
This authoritative guide provides all the pedagogical, historical, and technical material necessary for the successful instruction of brass. Chapters discuss the historical development of individual brass instruments and focus on technique, including guidance for teachers and a complete method for brass playing. Individual instrument chapters include lists of recommended study material and reference sources. An audio CD of concert-hall recordings of all the exercises in the book is new to this edition.

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Part I: INSTRUMENTS. 1. How Brass Instruments Work. 2. Anatomy of the Mouthpiece. 3. Trumpet and Cornet. 4. The Horn. 5. The Trombone. 6. Baritone and Euphonium. 7. The Tuba. 8. Other Brass Instruments. 9. The Historical Development of Brass Instruments. Part II: TECHNIQUE. 10. Tone Production. 11. Playing Position. 12. Getting Started. 13. Instrument Care. 14. Notes for Conductors. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index.

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5.0 out of 5 stars Get this book! 11 Dec 2000
By Sohnie Hill - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound
I took a course in teaching brass instruments at the University of North Texas this past semester. Scott Whitener's book was one of the texts used in the course. I believe that anyone wishing to learn more about brass instruments would benefit from reading Scott Whitener's book. He discusses the basic concepts of brass playing, mouthpieces, trumpets, trombones, tubas, horns, baritones/euphoniums, breathing, articulation, posture, instrument care, tone production, and the historical development of brass instruments. Enjoy!
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good techniques book for those not familiar with brass instruments! 24 Mar 2006
By OrliaAnn - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound
This book has great info on the various brass instruments, exercises and fingerings for the more common instruments. It is the required text for my college's Brass Techniques class for music teachers with little or no brass background. Overall a good buy, especially for those looking to get basic info before they start teaching instrumental music.
3.0 out of 5 stars It's okay. 5 Mar 2014
By Gio - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound|Verified Purchase
I got it for a brass methods class at school. It has a lot of good information in it but I don't feel like it's worth the price.
5.0 out of 5 stars Brassy! 31 Jan 2014
By Mo - Published on Amazon.com
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This was bought for a friend of mine who played a number of instruments but was exploring Brass for a class.
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4.0 out of 5 stars AWESOME! 11 Feb 2013
By Jessica - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Spiral-bound|Verified Purchase
awesome just what i need for class =) the book took a little more time to get here but its good.
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