The Instruments of the Orchestra
Read by Jeremy Siepmann
Instruments of the orchestra, yes, but not just instruments in the orchestra. This is a set of portraits in depth, featuring individual instruments in many contexts (orchestral, chamber, folk, solo, operatic, cinematic, even jazz and avant-garde music) and in pieces from the Middle Ages to the present. Joining regular members are such exotic visitors as the eerie ondes martenot, the wind machine, banjos, bagpipes, coconuts, typewriters, six-shooters, taxi horns, and migrating swans − and the hundreds of examples range from illustrative snippets to entire movements. The first CD is devoted entirely to the violin, and the last to the greatest instrument at all, the orchestra itself.
Running Time: 8 h 2 m
More product details
ISBN: 978-1-84379-042-6 Digital ISBN: 978-1-84379-736-4 Cat. no.: NA558040 CD RRP: $41.98 USD Download size: 195 MB BISAC: MUS023000 Released: October 2002
Buy Download £18.00Buy Download €17.08 + VATBuy Download $25.00 USDBuy Download £15.00 GBP
Downloading on a mobile device?
Currently, restrictions on the delivery of files to mobile devices mean our download titles must be downloaded to a desktop computer and then transferred to the mobile device.
Download links are also delivered to you via e-mail: see Download Shop – How It Works for more details.
Buy on CD at NaxosDirect.com
Due to copyright, this title is not currently available in your region.