Hector Berlioz a guide to research by Jeffrey Alan Langford

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Published by Garland in New York .

Written in English

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  • Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869 -- Bibliography

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Includes indexes.

Book details

StatementJeffrey Langford, Jane Denker Graves.
SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, v. 1025, Garland composer resource manuals ;, vol. 22, Garland composer resource manuals ;, v. 22.
ContributionsGraves, Jane Denker.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML134.B5 L3 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 307 p. ;
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2183602M
ISBN 100824046358
LC Control Number89001390

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Grand traité d’instrumentation et d’orchestration modernes, abbreviated in English as the Treatise on Instrumentation is a technical study of Western musical instruments written by Hector Berlioz. It was first published in after being serialised in many parts prior to this date and had a chapter added by Berlioz on conducting in InRichard Strauss was asked to update the text to include some.

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